Daytona: Sterling Marlin, Ganassi Racing preview

Sterling Marlin Coors Chip Ganassi Racing With Felix Sabates EVENT: Bud Shootout, Gatorade 125s, Daytona 500 Daytona International Speedway DATES: Bud Shootout: Sunday, Feb. 10 Gatorade 125s: Thursday, Feb. 14 Daytona 500: Sunday, Feb.

Sterling Marlin
Coors Chip Ganassi Racing With Felix Sabates

EVENT:
Bud Shootout, Gatorade 125s, Daytona 500
Daytona International Speedway

DATES: Bud Shootout: Sunday, Feb. 10 Gatorade 125s: Thursday, Feb. 14 Daytona 500: Sunday, Feb. 17

BROADCAST:

Bud Shootout–
TNT at 2:00 p.m.
MRN at 12:30 p.m.

Gatorade 125s–
TNT at 1:00 p.m.
MRN at 12:00 p.m.

Daytona 500–
NBC at 12:30 p.m.
MRN at 12:30 p.m.

FAST FACTS
Sterling Marlin, driver, No. 40 Coors Light Dodge Intrepid R/T

* Coors Light is the Official beer of the Daytona 500

* Bud Shootout: Marlin won the pole for the Pepsi 400 at Daytona International Speedway in 2001 which puts him in the 2002 Bud Shootout. Marlin has participated in five Bud Shootout races– his best start is second (2000) and his best finish is second (1996).

* Gatorade 125s: In 21 starts, Marlin has won three Gatorade 125 races (1995, 1998, 2001).

* Daytona 500: Marlin’s first career victory was the 1994 Daytona 500. In 1995, he became the first driver in history to record Daytona 500 wins as his first two career NASCAR Winston Cup victories. Marlin became the third driver to win back-to-back Daytona 500s.

* Marlin earned his first-career NASCAR Winston Cup pole position in the Pepsi 400 at Daytona International Speedway in 1991.

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Series Monster Energy NASCAR Cup
Drivers Sterling Marlin , Chip Ganassi , Felix Sabates
Teams Chip Ganassi Racing , Chip Ganassi Racing