There have been four Nascar drivers who have won both the Bud Shootout and the Daytona 500 in one year.
No driver has won all three in the same year, though many drivers have won two of the three.
There were 43 drivers competing in the 2012 Daytona 500, just like every other Nascar Sprint Cup Series race.
Two drivers won the Daytona 500 at least four times.Richard Petty - seven timesCale Yarborough - four times
There are 43 drivers in the Daytona 500.
There have been five drivers who won the Daytona 500 and the Nascar Cup Series championship in the same year.Lee Petty (1959)Richard Petty (1964, 1971, 1974, 1979)Cale Yarborough (1977)Jeff Gordon (1997)Jimmie Johnson (2006)
The Daytona 500 is a 500 mile Nascar sprint cup series held nationally at the Daytona International Speedway in Floride. About 20 million spectators generally view the Nascar event on TV.
There are not many female drivers in Nascar right now. The most famous woman in Nascar is currently Danica Patrick. She started racing in 2005 for Nascar.
One. Trevor Bayne won the 2011 Daytona 500.
there have been 847 drivers in nascar
There are 40 weeks between the Budweiser Shootout in February and the season finale at Homestead-Miami Speedway. There are a total of 36 points races in a Nascar season. The week before the first points race (the Daytona 500), there is the Bud Shootout and Gatorade Duels. During the year the teams will have two off weekends and a weekend in May is designated for the All-Star race.
Excluding standing room, the Daytona International Speedway can seat 147,000.