The green flag officially waves this afternoon as the NASCAR season begins with the exhibition Advance Auto Parts Clash at Daytona International Speedway.
Paul Menard sits in poll position after a random draw, while last year's Cup champion Joey Logano will start in the fourth row with Ryan Blaney.
The 38-year-old Eau Claire, Wis., native has participated in four prior Clash events, with a best finish of third in his most recent start in 2016.
Defending event victor Brad Keselowskistarts third, followed by Ryan Newman and Alex Bowman. Six times the victor of the Clash has gone on to win the first official race of the season, with the most recent being Denny Hamlin in 2016.
However, both Hamlin and Chase Elliott (16th) will have to drop to the rear of the field before the start on Sunday after a practice crash relegated both of them to backup cars. The drivers qualified for the race by being pole sitters from 2018, former Clash winners, former Daytona 500 winners, and drivers that qualified for the playoffs in 2018 that didn't already qualify in another way.
PRERACE SCHEDULE: Garage opens at 7 a.m. Driver/crew chief meeting is at 10 a.m. Daytona 500 pole qualifying at 12:10 p.m. Driver introductions are at 2:45 p.m.
All 20 eligible starters secured rides and will race in the Clash on Sunday, live at 3 p.m. on FS1.
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