Monday, July 6, 2015

RACE RECAP - Daytona International Speedway

Race Winner: Dale Earnhardt Jr.
Age: 40
Team : No. 88 - Nationwide Stars and Stripes Chevrolet
Owner: Rick Hendrick
Crew Chief: Greg Ives

Dale Earnhardt Jr. won the 57th Annual Coke Zero 400 Powered by Coca-Cola , his 25th victory in 558 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series races.

This is his second victory and 11th top-10 finish in 2015.

This is his fourth victory and 19th top-10 finish in 32 races at Daytona International Speedway.

Jimmie Johnson (second) posted his 14th top-10 finish in 28 races at Daytona International Speedway.  It is his 12th top-10 finish in 2015.

Denny Hamlin (third) posted his sixth top-10 finish in 20 races at Daytona International Speedway.

Matt DiBenedetto (26th) was the highest finishing rookie.

Kevin Harvick leads the point standings by 63 points over Dale Earnhardt Jr.

Dale Earnhardt Jr. has one top-5 finish and two top-10 finishes in 15 starts at Homestead-Miami Speedway.