Race Winner: Denny Hamlin
Team : No. 11 – FedEx Express Toyota
Owner: Joe Gibbs Racing
Crew Chief: Christopher Gabehart
Denny Hamlin won the 61st Annual Daytona 500, his 32nd victory in 471 Monster Energy Cup Series races.
This is his first victory and first top-10 finish in 2019.
This is his second victory and ninth top-10 finish in 27 races at Daytona International Speedway.
Denny Hamlin posted his ninth top-10 finish in 27 races at Daytona International Speedway. It is his first top-10 finish in 2019.
Kyle Busch (Second) posted his ninth top-10 finish in 28 races at Daytona International Speedway.
Ryan Preece (eighth) was the highest finishing rookie.
Denny Hamlin leads the point standings by 0 points over Kyle Busch.
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