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Daytona 500 Starting lineup: Time and TV Coverage for 19th February 2023


The Daytona 500 is one of the most highly anticipated events in the world of motorsports, drawing in millions of fans from around the globe to watch as some of the best drivers in the world compete for glory. The 2023 edition of this legendary race is set to take place on Sunday, February 19th, and fans around the world are already gearing up for what promises to be a truly unforgettable event.

Daytona 500 starting lineup
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One of the most important aspects of any race is the starting lineup, which sets the stage for the entire event. The starting lineup for the 2023 Daytona 500 has already been announced, and fans are eagerly anticipating the opportunity to see their favorite drivers take to the track.

In this article, we’ll take a closer look at the Daytona 500 starting lineup, as well as the TV Coverage for the race on Sunday, February 19th.

Daytona 500 Starting Lineup

The starting lineup for the 2023 Daytona 500 is filled with some of the best drivers in the world, all of whom will be vying for the chance to take home the coveted title of Daytona 500 champion. Here is a closer look at the starting lineup for the 2023 Daytona 500:

148Alex BowmanHendrick Motorsports
25Kyle LarsonHendrick Motorsports
322Joey LoganoTeam Penske
410Aric AlmirolaStewart-Haas Racing
520Christopher BellJoe Gibbs Racing
62Austin CindricTeam Penske
712Ryan BlaneyTeam Penske
89Chase ElliottHendrick Motorsports
917Chris BuescherRFK Racing
106Brad KeselowskiRFK Racing
1134Michael McDowellFront Row Motorsports
127Corey LaJoieSpire Motorsports
134Kevin HarvickStewart-Haas Racing
1438Todd GillilandFront Row Motorsports
1523Bubba Wallace23XI Racing
1619Martin Truex Jr.Joe Gibbs Racing
1736Zane SmithFront Row Motorsports
1811Denny HamlinJoe Gibbs Racing
1921Harrison BurtonWood Brothers Racing
2041Ryan PreeceStewart-Haas Racing
2124William ByronHendrick Motorsports
231Ross ChastainTrackhouse Racing
2499Daniel SuárezTrackhouse Racing
2645Tyler Reddick23XI Racing
273Austin DillonRichard Childress Racing
2831Justin HaleyKaulig Racing
2984Jimmie JohnsonLEGACY MOTOR CLUB
3014Chase BriscoeStewart-Haas Racing
3116AJ AllmendingerKaulig Racing
3278BJ McLeodLive Fast Motorsports
3347Ricky Stenhouse Jr.JTG Daugherty Racing
3450Conor DalyThe Money Team Racing
3554Ty GibbsJoe Gibbs Racing
368Kyle BuschRichard Childress Racing
3751Cody WareRick Ware Racing
3815Riley HerbstRick Ware Racing
3977Ty DillonSpire Motorsports
4067Travis Pastrana23XI Racing

Race Start Time and Length

The green flag for the Daytona 500 is scheduled to wave at 1:30 p.m. EST on Sunday, February 19. The race will consist of 200 laps around the 2.5-mile oval track at Daytona International Speedway, covering a total of 500 miles. The race will be divided into three stages of 65 laps, 65 laps, and 70 laps, respectively. There will be a competition caution on lap 25, which will allow teams to check their tire wear and make any necessary adjustments.

TV Coverage and Live Stream

FOX will provide TV coverage of the Daytona 500. The network’s pre-race coverage will begin at 11 a.m. EST and will include various features and interviews with drivers and team personnel. The race broadcast will begin at 1 p.m. EST, with the green flag expected to wave at 1:30 p.m. EST. The broadcast team will include play-by-play announcer Mike Joy, analyst Jeff Gordon, and analyst Clint Bowyer.

Daytona 500 TC coverage
(Photo by David Rosenblum/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images)

For those who prefer to stream the race online, the FOX Sports app is available for streaming on various devices. A cable or streaming subscription is required to access the stream. The Motor Racing Network (MRN) will provide live audio coverage of the race, which can be accessed on their website, MRN.com, or through the SiriusXM app with a subscription.

Final Thoughts

The Daytona 500 is one of the most exciting and prestigious races in all of motorsports, and the starting lineup for the 2023 edition promises to deliver plenty of excitement and drama. With several top drivers starting near the front of the pack, including Alex Bowman, Kyle Larson, Joey Logano, and Aric Almirola, fans can expect an intense battle for the lead right from the start. Whether you plan on watching the race on TV or streaming it online, make sure to tune in on February 19 to witness all the action and excitement of the 2023 Daytona 500.


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