The Daytona 500, with an emotional winner and a late-race crash that wrecked half the field, got an overnight rating of 5.5 on FOX this year, compared to 5.1 in 2018.
The Daytona 500, with an emotional winner and a late-race crash that wrecked half the field, got an overnight rating of 5.5 on FOX this year, compared to 5.1 in 2018. Phelan M. Ebenhack AP
The Daytona 500, with an emotional winner and a late-race crash that wrecked half the field, got an overnight rating of 5.5 on FOX this year, compared to 5.1 in 2018. Phelan M. Ebenhack AP

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