Daytona: Nationwide Drive4COPD300 green flag start time, pole, starting line up, streaming info

Daytona Friday NNS Qualifying Trevor Bayne Pole Award

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The NASCAR Nationwide Series kicks off with its season opener on Saturday with the Drive4COPD 300 at Daytona International Speedway.

The race features many veteran drivers in Kyle Busch, Matt Kenseth, Tony Stewart, Brad Keselowski, Dale Earnhardt Jr., Kasey Kahne and Kurt Busch.

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The race is 120 laps, 300 miles around Daytona’s 2.5 mile track. The race will be broadcast live on ESPN, they will start airing their coverage at 12:00 p.m EST.  The races green flag start time is scheduled for 1:34 p.m EST.

MRN radio is your place to be if you can’t catch the race live or on television.

Trevor Bayne captured the pole for the race with a lap speed of 177.162 during Friday’s qualifying run. Sam Hornish Jr. will start alongside him.

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The weather will be nice in Daytona today, party cloudy, 84 degrees with only a 10% chance of rain.

Last year, James Buescher won his first ever Nationwide race by avoiding cars on a last lap crash. Buescher will not be in the race today.


  1. Trevor Bayne
  2. Sam Hornish Jr.
  3. Parker Kligerman
  4. Travis Pastrana
  5. Austin Dillon
  6. Elliott Sadler
  7. Kyle Busch(i)
  8. Alex Bowman #
  9. Matt Kenseth(i)
  10. Tony Stewart(i)
  11. Brad Keselowski(i)
  12. Danica Patrick(i)
  13. Dale Earnhardt Jr.(i)
  14. Justin Allgaier
  15. Regan Smith
  16. Jeff Green
  17. Nelson Piquet Jr. #
  18. Jamie Dick
  19. Kasey Kahne(i)
  20. Brian Vickers
  21. Kyle Larson #
  22. Michael Annett
  23. Mike Wallace
  24. Scott Lagasse Jr.
  25. Johanna Long
  26. Mike Bliss
  27. Mike Harmon
  28. Eric McClure
  29. Brian Scott
  30. Robert Richardson Jr.
  31. Jeffrey Earnhardt #
  32. Hal Martin #
  33. Joe Nemechek
  34. Blake Koch
  35. Jason White
  36. Juan Carlos Blum #
  37. Jeremy Clements
  38. Danny Efland
  39. Reed Sorenson
  40. Kurt Busch(i)

Morgan Shepherd, Bobby Gerhart, Joey Gase, and Dexter Stacey failed to qualify for today’s race.

Don’t forget to check back here at Tireball Sports Media for race happenings and results from the Drive4COPD 3o0.

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