2023 Daytona 500: Start time, schedule, starting lineup, info

NASCAR starting lineup and race info for the Daytona 500

Today, it’s the famed Daytona 500. The race in Daytona Beach, Florida opens the regular season for the NASCAR Cup Series.

View all 2023 Daytona 500 info below.

100,000 people fit into the stands at the 2.5-mile oval of Daytona International Speedway. Yet, not a single seat remains as the event sold out last week of all ticket packages.

They’ve been racing all week to set the starting lineup. Alex Bowman and Kyle Larson locked out the front row in qualifying early in the week. Positions 3-40 were set following a pair of Duel races.

The purse for the race is set at a whopping $26,934,357.

500 miles (200 laps)
Stage 1 (Ends on Lap 65)
Stage 2 (Ends on Lap 130)
Final Stage (Ends on Lap 200)

Daytona 500
TV Schedule
February 19, 2023

8:00am ET
NASCAR Cup Series
Garage Hours

9:15am ET
NASCAR Cup Series
Fan Track Access (Frontstretch)

10:45am ET
NASCAR Cup Series
Pre-Race Entertainment

1:15pm ET
NASCAR Cup Series

2:10pm ET
NASCAR Cup Series
Red Carpet

2:15pm ET
NASCAR Cup Series
Driver Introductions

2:30pm ET
FOX | MRN | Sirius XM

NASCAR Cup Series
Daytona 500

Daytona 500
Starting Lineup
February 19, 2023

Alex Bowman, Kyle Larson - 2023 Daytona 500 Front Row - NASCAR
DAYTONA BEACH, FLORIDA – FEBRUARY 15: Pole Award winner, Alex Bowman, driver of the #48 Ally Chevrolet, (L) and Front Row winner, Kyle Larson, driver of the #5 HendrickCars.com Chevrolet, pose for photos after the the Busch Light Pole at Daytona International Speedway on February 15, 2023 in Daytona Beach, Florida. (Photo by Sean Gardner/Getty Images)

1. Alex Bowman

2. Kyle Larson

3. Joey Logano

4. Aric Almirola

5. Christopher Bell

6. Austin Cindric

7. Ryan Blaney

8. Chase Elliott

9. Chris Buescher

10. Brad Keselowski

11. Michael McDowell

12. Corey LaJoie

13. Kevin Harvick

14. Todd Gilliland

15. Bubba Wallace

16. Martin Truex Jr

17. Zane Smith

18. Denny Hamlin

20. Ryan Preece

21. William Byron

22. Noah Gragson

23. Ross Chastain

24. Daniel Suarez

25. Erik Jones

26. Tyler Reddick

27. Austin Dillon

28. Justin Haley

29. AJ Allmendinger

30. Chase Briscoe

31. Ricky Stenhouse Jr

32. BJ McLeod

33. Ty Gibbs

34. Conor Daly

35. Cody Ware

36. Kyle Busch

37. Ty Dillon

38. Riley Herbst

39. Jimmie Johnson

40. Travis Pastrana

Failed to qualify

Chandler Smith

Austin Hill


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