2004 Daytona 500 NASCAR Nextel Cup Series.jpg
Held on February 15, 2004 at Daytona International Speedway in Daytona Beach, FL
200 L, 500 M, 804.6 KM - Scheduled Distance

RESULTS
Fin St # Driver Sponsor Make Laps Led Status Pts
1 3 8 Dale Earnhardt, Jr. Budweiser Born On Date Chevy 200 58 running 185
2 5 20 Tony Stewart Home Depot Chevy 200 98 running 180
3 26 22 Scott Wimmer Caterpillar Dodge 200 5 running 170
4 10 29 Kevin Harvick GM Goodwrench Chevy 200 6 running 165
5 6 48 Jimmie Johnson Lowe's Chevy 200 16 running 160
6 14 01 Joe Nemechek U.S. Army Chevy 200 0 running 150
7 2 38 Elliott Sadler M&M's Black & White Ford 200 0 running 146
8 39 24 Jeff Gordon DuPont Chevy 200 8 running 147
9 12 17 Matt Kenseth DeWalt Ford 200 2 running 143
10 31 88 Dale Jarrett UPS Ford 200 0 running 134
11 13 18 Bobby Labonte Interstate Batteries, Passion of the Christ Chevy 200 0 running 130
12 1 16 Greg Biffle National Guard Ford 200 0 running 127
13 29 1 John Andretti Post, Maxwell House Chevy 200 1 running 129
14 25 41 Casey Mears Target Dodge 200 0 running 121
15 23 23 Dave Blaney Whelen Engineering Dodge 200 0 running 118
16 15 97 Kurt Busch Sharpie Ford 199 0 running 115
17 19 0 Ward Burton NetZero Hi Speed Chevy 199 0 running 112
18 16 21 Ricky Rudd Motorcraft Ford 199 0 running 109
19 17 77 Brendan Gaughan Kodak, Jasper Engines & Transmissions Dodge 199 0 running 106
20 38 5 Terry Labonte Kellogg's Chevy 199 1 running 108
21 33 45 Kyle Petty Georgia-Pacific, Brawny Dodge 199 5 running 105
22 43 33 Mike Skinner Bass Pro Shops, Tracker Boats Chevy 198 0 running 97
23 28 32 Ricky Craven Tide Chevy 198 0 running 94
24 40 7 Jimmy Spencer Johnny Cat, Oil Dri Dodge 198 0 running 91
25 22 19 Jeremy Mayfield Dodge Dealers, UAW Dodge 195 0 running 88
26 21 30 Johnny Sauter America Online Chevy 193 0 running 85
27 24 09 Johnny Benson, Jr. Miccosukee Gaming & Resorts Dodge 177 0 crash 82
28 41 14 Larry Foyt LPGA Dodge 176 0 running 79
29 18 2 Rusty Wallace Miller Lite Dodge 154 0 running 76
30 42 50 Derrike Cope Thrifty Rent-a-Car, Melling Dodge 153 0 running 73
31 20 12 Ryan Newman Alltel Dodge 149 0 running 70
32 32 4 Kevin Lepage YokeTV.com Chevy 132 0 running 67
33 34 43 Jeff Green Cheerios, Betty Crocker Dodge 110 0 crash 64
34 36 10 Scott Riggs Valvoline Chevy 109 0 crash 61
35 30 31 Robby Gordon Cingular Wireless Chevy 78 0 crash 58
36 7 42 Jamie McMurray Texaco, Havoline Dodge 75 0 crash 55
37 4 40 Sterling Marlin Coors Light Dodge 75 0 crash 52
38 9 15 Michael Waltrip NAPA Auto Parts Chevy 70 0 crash 49
39 35 25 Brian Vickers GMAC Financial Services Chevy 70 0 crash 46
40 37 49 Ken Schrader Schwan's Home Service Dodge 59 0 crash 43
41 27 9 Kasey Kahne Dodge Dealers, UAW Dodge 42 0 engine 40
42 11 99 Jeff Burton NBA All-Star Game on TNT Ford 25 0 engine 37
43 8 6 Mark Martin Viagra Ford 7 0 engine 34
RACE DATA
Failed to Qualify: Kirk Shelmerdine, Andy Hillenburg
Time of Race: 3h:11:53
Fast Qualifier: Greg Biffle - 47.774 sec.
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Margin of Victory: 0.273 seconds
Average Speed: 156.345 mph
Cautions: 4 for 23 laps - 8-11 (oil on track); 34-38 (#10,50 accident (turn 4)); 60-64 (#2,43,49 accident (backstretch)); 72-80 (#1,4,5,09,10,12,15,25,30,31,40,42 accident (backstretch))
Lead Changes: 26 among 10 drivers - Dale Earnhardt, Jr. 1-29; Kevin Harvick 30-35; Tony Stewart 36-39; Jimmie Johnson 40-41; Tony Stewart 42-43; Jimmie Johnson 44-52; Dale Earnhardt, Jr. 53-58; Tony Stewart 59; Dale Earnhardt, Jr. 60; Tony Stewart 61-71; Dale Earnhardt, Jr. 72; Kyle Petty 73-77; Jeff Gordon 78-84; Tony Stewart 85-104; Jimmie Johnson 105-107; Matt Kenseth 108; John Andretti 109; Tony Stewart 110-136; Jeff Gordon 137; Matt Kenseth 138; Jimmie Johnson 139; Terry Labonte 140; Tony Stewart 141-168; Dale Earnhardt, Jr. 169; Jimmie Johnson 170; Scott Wimmer 171-175; Tony Stewart 176-180; Dale Earnhardt, Jr. 181-200