The preliminary races are over and the Daytona 500 beginning lineup has been set.
However the entrance row might look completely different for Sunday’s race (2:30 p.m. ET on Fox). William Byron, who’s scheduled to begin second, was concerned in a crash in his qualifying race and can go to a backup automotive. He’ll relinquish his beginning spot and transfer to the rear of the sphere.
A number of different groups are anticipated to go to backups after crashes within the second qualifying race. Chip Ganassi Racing acknowledged that Ross Chastain would go to a backup after he was concerned in a crash .
Byron’s Hendrick Motorsports teammate, Alex Bowman, is scheduled to begin on the pole within the Daytona 500 beginning lineup, however he had potential engines points in his qualifying race and may have to make an engine change.
Cup groups will not be again on observe till Saturday. Cup groups have two practices that day.