So many memories: Recapping Race Hub’s biggest Daytona 500 moments

There have been so many big Daytona 500 moments throughout the years. How do you determine the biggest? Luckily, you don’t have to.

FOX Sports 1’s NASCAR Race Hub looked back on more than 50 years of Daytona 500 history to compile the 10 biggest moments in the history of ‘The Great American Race’. 

#10 – 1993: The Dale & Dale Show

 

#9 – 2011: Bayne becomes youngest winner

 

#8 – 2007: Closest finish since 1959

 

#7 – 1988: Allison 1-2 finish

 

#6 – 1990: Cope’s upset win

 

#5 – 2001: Losing a legend

 

#4 – 1989: Waltrip’s gamble

 

#3 – 1976: Petty vs. Pearson

 

#2 – 1998: Earnhardt finally wins

 

#1 – 1979: Petty wins after Allison & Yarborough crash