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Daytona 500 Starting Line Up for 2014


It's official, after qualifying times, the running of the NASCAR Budweiser Duels and cars flipping upside down - the starting grid for the Daytona 500 has been set. The return of the iconic No. 3 car driven by Austin Dillon has the poll with Martin Truex Jr starting alongside. There were several drivers that failed to make the race including veteran Dave Blaney who had to withdraw after his car was damaged during practice.

Other drivers who failed to qualify were No. 35 Eric McClure, No. 83 Ryan Truex, No. 87 Joe Nemechek, No. 93 Morgan Shepherd, and No. 95 Michael McDowell. Here's the official starting line up from NASCAR with car number and starting position. The Daytona 500 will be Sunday at 1 p.m. Eastern time.

NASCAR editor note: Drivers marked with "#" signifies a rookie; a "(i)" signifies a driver is not eligible to earn points

  1. No. 3 #Austin Dillon DOW Chevrolet
  2. No. 78 Martin Truex. Jr. Furniture Row Chevrolet
  3. No. 20 Matt Kenseth Dollar General Toyota
  4. No. 11 Denny Hamlin Fed Ex Express Toyota
  5. No. 5 Kasey Kahne Farmers Insurance Chevrolet
  6. No. 24 Jeff Gordon Drive to End Hunger Chevrolet
  7. No. 9 Marcos Ambrose Stanley Ford 
  8. No. 41 Kurt Busch Haas Automation Chevrolet
  9. No. 88 Dale Earnhardt Jr. National Guard Chevrolet
  10. No. 27 Paul Menard Peak Menards Chevrolet
  11. No. 98 Josh Wise Curb Records Ford
  12. No. 33 (i) Brian Scott Whitetail Chevrolet
  13. No. 43 Aric Almirola Smithfield Ford
  14. No. 21 (i)Trevor Bayne Motorcraft/Quick Lane Tire & Auto Center Ford
  15. No. 47 AJ Allmendinger Kroger/USO Chevrolet
  16. No. 42 #Kyle Larson Target Chevrolet
  17. No. 38 David Gilliland Love's Travel Stops Ford
  18. No. 40 (i)Landon Cassill Hillman Racing Chevrolet
  19. No. 31 Ryan Newman Caterpillar Chevrolet
  20. No. 15 Clint Bowyer 5-hour Energy Toyota
  21. No. 14 Tony Stewart Bass Pro Shops/Mobil 1 Chevrolet
  22. No. 1 Jamie McMurray McDonald's Chevrolet
  23. No. 26  #Cole Whitt Speed Stick Gear Toyota
  24. No. 32 Terry Labonte C&J Energy Services Ford
  25. No. 16 Greg Biffle 3M Ford
  26. No. 52 Bobby Labonte Phoenix Construction Chevrolet
  27. No. 10 Danica Patrick GoDaddy Chevrolet
  28. No. 13 Casey Mears GEICO Chevrolet
  29. No. 23 #Alex Bowman Dr. Pepper Toyota
  30. No. 99 Carl Edwards Fastenal Ford
  31. No. 55 Brian Vickers Aaron's Dream Machine Toyota
  32. No. 48 Jimmie Johnson Lowe's Chevrolet
  33. No. 2 Brad Keselowski Miller Lite Ford
  34. No. 17 Ricky Stenhouse Jr. Nationwide Insurance Ford
  35. No. 22 Joey LoganoShell Pennzoil Ford
  36. No. 7 #Michael Annett Pilot/Flying J Travel Centers Chevrolet
  37. No. 18 Kyle Busch M&M's Toyota
  38. No. 4 Kevin Harvick Budweiser Chevrolet
  39. No. 36 Reed Sorenson Golden Corral Chevrolet
  40. No. #Justin Allgaier Brandt Professional Agriculture Chevrolet
  41. No. 30 #Parker Kligerman Swan Energy Toyota
  42. No. 66 Michael Waltrip Blue DEF/AAA Toyota
  43. No. 34 David Ragan CSX - Play It Safe Ford

Image: Robert Laberge/Getty Images

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