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Statistics, event schedule and race information for the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Coke Zero Sugar at Daytona International Speedway.

Coke Zero Sugar 400

Race Recap and Results Race Photos
Starting Lineup Pit Stall Assignments
Final Practice Speeds First Practice Speeds
Fantasy Racing Preview Goodyear Tire Notes
Driver Averages Driver Stats
Driver Ratings Laps Led Leaders
Race Winners Pole Winners
Entry List Schedule of Events

Track Length: 2.5 Miles
Race Length: 200 Laps (500 Miles)
First Race: Feb. 22, 1959 – Daytona 500
Banking in Corners: 31 degrees
Banking on Straights: 3 degrees
Banking on Tri-Oval: 18 degrees
Frontstretch: 3,800 feet
Backstretch: 3,000 feet

Qualifying Record: Bill Elliott, Ford, 210.364 mph (42.783 sec.); Feb. 9, 1987
Race Record: 400 Miles – Bobby Allison, Mercury, 173.473 mph (2:18:21); July 4, 1980.


Starting Positions of Daytona Race Winners
Daytona 500 and Coke Zero Sugar 400

Starting Pos. Races Won
1 26
2 19
3 11
4 12
5 6
6 8
7 7
8 8
9 12
10 2
11 3
12 4
13 4
14 2
15 6
19 4
21 1
29 1
30 1
32 2
33 1
34 1
38 1
39 1
42 1

Daytona Races won from Pole (18 of 121)
Daytona 500 and Coke Zero Sugar 400

Driver  Year
Fireball Roberts 1959, 1962
Jack Smith 1960
Richard Petty 1966
Cale Yarborough 1968, 1981, 1984
David Pearson 1974
Buddy Baker 1980
Bill Elliott 1985, 1987
Jeff Gordon 1999, 2004
Dale Jarrett 2000
Tony Stewart 2005, 2009
Kevin Harvick 2010
Dale Earnhardt Jr. 2015

Qualifying Race (1959-71) Wins from Pole (8 of 23)

Driver  Year
Fireball Roberts 1961, 1962
Darel Dieringer 1965
Cale Yarborough 1970
Bobby Issac 1969
Junior Johnson 1965
Joe Weatherly 1964
Jack Smith 1960

Note: From 1959-71 qualifying event winners were credited with a points-paying series win. (From 1959-67 qualifying event distance was 100 miles. From 1968-2003 qualifying event distance was 125 miles. Starting in 2005 qualifying event distance was 150 miles.


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