Race Results

NASCAR Cup Series

Daytona 500

Daytona International Speedway

February 20th, 2022

Race #1 of the 2022 NASCAR Cup Series Season

  • Laps Scheduled: 200
    • Extended to 201 laps
  • Miles Raced : 502.5
  • Time of Race: 03h 31m 53s
  • Average Speed: 142.295 mph
  • Margin of Victory : 00.036s
  • Cautions: 7
  • Caution Laps: 37
  • Lead Changes: 35
  • Cars in Race : 40
  • Finished On Lead Lap: 15 (38%)
Austin Cindric celebrates with the checkered flag
Daytona Beach, Florida - February 20th, 2022: Austin Cindric, driver of the #2 Discount Tire Ford, celebrates with the checkered flag after winning the NASCAR Cup Series 64th Annual Daytona 500 at Daytona International Speedway. Photo by Sean Gardner | Getty Images
FIN ST Car # Driver Make TOT PTS F PTS B PTS PO PTS Laps Led x Led S1 S2 STUS
1 5 2 Austin Cindric Ford 45 40 5 5 201 21 4 0 6 Running
2 16 23 Bubba Wallace Toyota 43 35 8 0 201 12 7 0 3 Running
3 9 14 Chase Briscoe Ford 34 34 0 0 201 0 0 0 0 Running
4 7 12 Ryan Blaney Ford 33 33 0 0 201 36 1 0 0 Running
5 38 10 Aric Almirola Ford 32 32 0 0 201 0 0 0 0 Running
6 10 18 Kyle Busch Toyota 31 31 0 0 201 28 4 0 0 Running
7 6 34 Michael McDowell Ford 30 30 0 0 201 0 0 0 0 Running
8 34 15 David Ragan Ford 29 29 0 0 201 0 0 0 0 Running
9 3 6 Brad Keselowski Ford 44 28 16 0 201 67 6 2 4 Running
10 11 9 Chase Elliott Chevrolet 28 27 1 0 201 0 0 10 0 Running
11 26 42 Ty Dillon Chevrolet 26 26 0 0 201 0 0 0 0 Running
12 33 16 Daniel Hemric Chevrolet 0 0 0 0 201 0 0 0 0 Running
13 14 19 Martin Truex Jr Toyota 44 24 20 2 201 11 3 1 1 Running
14 24 7 Corey Lajoie Chevrolet 23 23 0 0 201 0 0 0 0 Running
15 27 77 Landon Cassill Chevrolet 0 0 0 0 201 0 0 0 0 Running
16 4 17 Chris Buescher Ford 25 21 4 0 200 0 0 0 7 Running
17 32 51 Cody Ware Ford 20 20 0 0 200 0 0 0 0 Running
18 21 99 Daniel Suarez Chevrolet 19 19 0 0 199 0 0 0 0 Running
19 17 45 Kurt Busch Toyota 22 18 4 0 199 0 0 7 0 Running
20 31 41 Cole Custer Ford 17 17 0 0 199 0 0 0 0 Running
21 20 22 Joey Logano Ford 31 16 15 0 198 1 1 5 2 Running
22 40 27 Jacques Villeneuve Ford 15 15 0 0 198 0 0 0 0 Running
23 25 31 Justin Haley Chevrolet 14 14 0 0 198 0 0 0 0 Running
24 2 48 Alex Bowman Chevrolet 13 13 0 0 197 0 0 0 0 Running
25 36 3 Austin Dillon Chevrolet 17 12 5 0 197 1 1 6 0 Running
26 35 50 Kaz Grala Chevrolet 11 11 0 0 196 0 0 0 0 Running
27 37 78 BJ McLeod Ford 10 10 0 0 196 0 0 0 0 Running
28 18 47 Ricky Stenhouse Jr Chevrolet 22 9 13 0 194 16 3 4 5 Accident
29 13 43 Erik Jones Chevrolet 11 8 3 0 191 3 1 8 0 Accident
30 22 4 Kevin Harvick Ford 10 7 3 0 191 0 0 0 8 DVP
31 39 62 Noah Gragson Chevrolet 0 0 0 0 190 0 0 0 0 Accident
32 1 5 Kyle Larson Chevrolet 9 5 4 0 190 1 1 9 9 Accident
33 29 38 Todd Gilliland Ford 13 4 9 0 190 0 0 3 10 Accident
34 12 20 Christopher Bell Toyota 3 3 0 0 152 0 0 0 0 Accident
35 15 8 Tyler Reddick Chevrolet 2 2 0 0 151 0 0 0 0 Accident
36 28 44 Greg Biffle Chevrolet 1 1 0 0 136 0 0 0 0 Running
37 30 11 Denny Hamlin Toyota 1 1 0 0 63 0 0 0 0 Accident
38 23 24 William Byron Chevrolet 1 1 0 0 62 1 1 0 0 Accident
39 8 21 Harrison Burton Ford 1 1 0 0 62 3 2 0 0 Accident
40 19 1 Ross Chastain Chevrolet 1 1 0 0 62 0 0 0 0 Accident

Race Infractions

Daytona 500 at Daytona International Speedway

Driver Infraction Penalty Lap Lap Assessed Flag
Jacques Villeneuve Pre-Race to the Rear Engine Change Tail End 0 0 White
Joey Logano Pre-Race to the Rear Backup Car Tail End 0 0 White
Daniel Hemric Pre-Race to the Rear 3 Inspection Failures - to the Rear AND Pass Thru Pass Thru 0 1 White
Chase Briscoe Pre-Race to the Rear 2 Inspection Failures Tail End 0 0 White
Greg Biffle Crewmember(s) over the wall too soon Garage Pass Thru 25 27 Green
Ty Dillon Speeding on pit road Pass Thru 38 40 Green
BJ McLeod Pitting before pit road is open Tail End 42 45 Yellow
Kaz Grala Pitting before pit road is open Tail End 42 45 Yellow
Chase Briscoe Pitting before pit road is open Tail End 42 45 Yellow
Daniel Hemric Improper fueling Pitted a 2nd time to "top off" as the Free Pass Vehicle 1 Lap 44 48 Yellow
Justin Haley Pitting before pit road is open Tail End 52 56 Yellow
Justin Haley Car/Truck pitting out of the assigned pit box Tail End 55 56 Yellow
Denny Hamlin Pitting before pit road is open Garage Tail End 63 0 Yellow
Kyle Busch Pitting before pit road is open Tail End 63 71 Yellow
Corey Lajoie Pitting before pit road is open Tail End 63 71 Yellow
Christopher Bell Pitting before pit road is open Tail End 63 71 Yellow
Alex Bowman Pitting before pit road is open Tail End 65 71 Yellow
Justin Haley Pitting before pit road is open Tail End 65 71 Yellow
Christopher Bell Unspecified Equipment over the wall too soon Tail End 65 71 Yellow
Kurt Busch Pitting before pit road is open Tail End 67 71 Yellow
Greg Biffle Speeding on pit road Pass Thru 86 88 Green
Kaz Grala Going above the blend line exiting the pits Pass Thru 99 103 Green
Daniel Suarez Speeding on pit road Pass Thru 108 111 Green
BJ McLeod Commitment Line Violation Pass Thru 110 112 Green
Daniel Suarez Pitting before pit road is open Tail End 130 137 Yellow
Austin Dillon Pitting before pit road is open Tail End 131 137 Yellow
Kyle Busch Pitting before pit road is open Tail End 132 137 Yellow
Cole Custer Pitting before pit road is open Tail End 132 137 Yellow
Justin Haley Pitting before pit road is open Tail End 132 137 Yellow
Michael McDowell Speeding on pit road Tail End 133 137 Yellow
Kurt Busch Crewmember(s) over the wall too soon Tail End 135 137 Yellow
Tyler Reddick Pitting before pit road is open Garage Tail End 151 0 Yellow
Martin Truex Jr Pitting before pit road is open Tail End 152 159 Yellow
Kurt Busch Pitting before pit road is open Tail End 154 159 Yellow
Kurt Busch Crewmember(s) over the wall too soon Tail End 154 159 Yellow
Joey Logano Pitting before pit road is open Tail End 155 159 Yellow
Justin Haley Pitting before pit road is open Tail End 155 159 Yellow
Chase Elliott Driving through more than 3 pit boxes On Exit Tail End 156 159 Yellow
Austin Dillon Speeding on pit road Pass Thru 176 181 Green
Austin Dillon Too many crewmember(s) in contact with pit service area Pass Thru 176 181 Green
Jacques Villeneuve Driving through more than 3 pit boxes On Exit Pass Thru 179 181 Green
Kevin Harvick Pitting before pit road is open Garage Tail End 191 0 Yellow
Austin Dillon Pitting before pit road is open Tail End 191 194 Yellow
Erik Jones Pitting before pit road is open Garage Tail End 191 0 Yellow
Chris Buescher Pitting before pit road is open Tail End 195 199 Yellow