The Numbers — Coke Zero 400 at Daytona

THE NUMBERS for the Coke Zero 400

Daytona International Speedway (all races)

0 – fewest cautions (seven times, most recent 2/18/62)

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1 – fewest laps led by race winner (four times, most recent 7/2/94, Jimmy Spencer)

1 – fewest on lead lap at finish (eight times, most recent 2/15/76)

1 – fewest leaders (four times, most recent 2/22/63)

6 – fewest lead changes (twice, most recent 7/16/02)

7 – races won from outside a top-20 starting position

9 – wins by Dodge at DIS (last win in 2008) 10 – most wins (Richard Petty); most Coke Zero 400 wins (5, David Pearson)

11 – fewest cars running at finish (7/4/63)

12 – most poles (Cale Yarborough, eight for the Coke Zero 400)

16 – most cautions (2/20/11)

20 – drivers with more than one pole

22 – most leaders (2/20/11)

26 – drivers with more than one win

34 – most cars on lead lap at finish (7/1/06)

39 – worst starting position for race winner (Matt Kenseth, 2/15/09)

41 – most cars running at finish (twice, most recent 7/7/07)

44 – races won from the front row, 25 from the pole

53 – different pole winners

55 – different winners in 105 races

60 – most caution laps (twice, most recent 2/20/11)

74 – most lead changes (2/20/11)

151 – most laps led by Coke Zero 400 winner (Tony Stewart, 2005)

184 – most laps led by race winner (Richard Petty, 2/23/64)

 

2011 Caution Update

3 – number of races extended beyond scheduled distance in 2011

4 – fewest cautions this season (Fontana and Pocono)

16 – most cautions this season (Daytona)

125 – number of cautions in the first 16 races of 2011; includes 57 for accidents, 29 for debris and 20 for spins 600 of 4,858 – number of laps under caution in 2011

815.259 of 6,490.900 – miles under caution in the first 16 races

 

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