Daytona Beach, Fla. – In the first Budweiser Duel at the Daytona International Speedway on Thursday afternoon, Kevin Harvick raced to victory and was trailed across the finish line by Greg Biffle, Juan Pablo Montoya, Jimmie Johnson and Kurt Busch.

Kevin Harvick, Richard Childress Racing Chevrolet and Greg Biffle, Roush Fenway Racing Ford
Kevin Harvick, Richard Childress Racing Chevrolet and Greg Biffle, Roush Fenway Racing Ford

Photo by: Eric Gilbert

The Duel races are for 60 laps or 150 miles.

Sixth through 10th were Tony Stewart, Sprint Cup champion Brad Keselowski, Casey Mears, Dale Earnhardt Jr. and Joey Logano.

A four-car wreck on the 54th lap sidelined front-runners Denny Hamlin, early leader Trevor Bayne, Carl Edwards and Regan Smith.