Steve Park qualified first for tonight's race with an average speed of 184.752 mph in the same car that won the pole for the Daytona 500 in February _ only Park didn't drive the No. 30 Chevy for Richard Childress Racing then. Jeff Green did.
Chevrolet 30 The car is fast and the driver is hungry.
Chevrolet 29 Leading RCR's resurgent season, but needs a win.
Chevrolet 24 Has not won at Daytona since 1999.
Dodge 40 Former Daytona master finds ways to lose of late.
Dale Earnhardt Jr.
Chevrolet 8 Still miffed about the Daytona 500.
Chevrolet 15 Trying to win three straight at Daytona.
Dodge 49 BAM team is tough in plate races.
Dodge 42 Not quite living up to the hype this season.
Ford 38 Pushing Junior to victory at Talladega in April.
Dodge 19 Still has potential, but is running out of time.
Chevrolet 48 Likely as anyone to dethrone the DEI drivers.
Dodge 41 Former open-wheeler still making the transition.
Chevrolet 20 Has on-track alliance with Junior in plate races.
Dodge 9 Would prefer to run without restrictor plates.
Chevrolet 18 Always seems to find the big wreck in plate races.
Ford 88 Used to own this track, but struggling lately.
Pontiac 32 Single-car team holds its own against the giants.
Chevrolet 31 Has the car, but does he have the patience?
Dodge 09 First Cup race since early last season.
Chevrolet 25 Lakeland native watched from the stands as a child.
Chevrolet 60 A Hendrick Motorsports entry.
Pontiac 10 Has a knack for staying out of trouble.
Pontiac 01 Hasn't seemed to click with MB2 team.
Dodge 12 Hoping to keep his tires on the track this time.
Chevrolet 5 Two-time champ showing signs of life this season.
Pontiac 14 Rookie is in over his head.
Ford 21 Made strong showing during Speedweeks.
Dodge 22 Usually finds his way to the front of plate races.
Dodge 23 Not likely to be a factor.
Ford 16 Treated Talladega seem like a short track.
Ford 97 Will move to the front quickly.
Chevrolet 80 A Joe Gibbs Racing entry.
Ford 6 Needs to get in line behind Busch.
Chevrolet 1 Third DEI team not up to par.
Pontiac 00 Likely to cause the first caution.
Ford 99 What is wrong with this team?
Ford 17 Points-leader just doesn't qualify well.
Ford 2 Has never won at Daytona.
Ford 77 Started strong, but has faded lately.
Dodge 7 Victory celebration would outshine fireworks display.
Ford 54 See Sprague.
Dodge 45 Only of three Petty Enterprises cars to make the race.
Pontiac 4 Making debut with Morgan-McClure team.