Daytona Shootout: GM Racing preview

CHEVY AT DAYTONA - BUDWEISER SHOOTOUT * Denny Hamlin, No. 11 FedEx Monte Carlo SS scored the upset win in 2006 on his way to finishing third in the season-ending points and capturing the Raybestos Rookie of the Year title * Chevrolet has won...

CHEVY AT DAYTONA - BUDWEISER SHOOTOUT

* Denny Hamlin, No. 11 FedEx Monte Carlo SS scored the upset win in 2006 on his way to finishing third in the season-ending points and capturing the Raybestos Rookie of the Year title

* Chevrolet has won 15 of 28 Budweiser Shootouts, more than any other manufacturer

* The eight Team Chevy drivers starting 2007 Shootout have more total wins than all other manufacturers combined:

Jeff Gordon , No. 24 DuPont Monte Carlo SS - 2 wins in 13 starts
Tony Stewart , No. 20 Home Depot Monte Carlo SS - 2 wins in 7 starts
Dale Earnhardt Jr ., No. 8 Budweiser Monte Carlo SS - 1 win in 6 starts
Denny Hamlin , No. 11 FedEx Monte Carlo SS - 1 win in 1 start
Jimmie Johnson , No. 48 Lowe's Monte Carlo SS - 1 win in 4 starts
Mark Martin, No. 01 U.S. Army Monte Carlo SS - 1 win in 19 starts

* Chevy drivers won 13 poles out of a possible 34 (qualifying cancelled at two events due to weather) in 2006:

Jeff Burton -4
Denny Hamlin - 3
Jeff Gordon - 2
Kyle Busch - 1
Kevin Harvick - 1
Jimmie Johnson - 1
Brian Vickers - 1

-credit: gm racing

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Series NASCAR Sprint Cup
Drivers Dale Earnhardt , Jeff Burton , Jeff Gordon , Tony Stewart , Kevin Harvick , Jimmie Johnson , Brian Vickers , Denny Hamlin , Kyle Busch , Mark Martin