The Big One strikes late at Daytona and takes out multiple top contenders | 2018 DAYTONA 500

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NASCAR Cup Series Highlights: Ryan Blaney spins Kurt Busch on the penultimate lap of the Daytona 500 and takes out multiple top contenders including Alex Bowman and Ricky Stenhouse Jr.

ANNOUNCER 1: You cannot protect against that run.

ANNOUNCER 2: Oh, Kurt Busch around-- off the bumper of Blaney.

[TIRES SCREECHING]

ANNOUNCER 1: He's not able to avoid this one. Or Bowman.

ANNOUNCER 2: Now Bowman's got it.

ANNOUNCER 1: At a bit of a-- Stenhouse a bunch of them.

ANNOUNCER 2: DiBendetto all torn up.

[ENGINES ROARING]

Hamlin's putting a block on the 41.

ANNOUNCER 1: Now that's stalling out the 41. 12 is right in that area-- that left rear that turns him around.

ANNOUNCER 2: The lex have the field.

ANNOUNCER 1: It was on from there.

ANNOUNCER 2: It has become the war of attrition 500.

ANNOUNCER 1: As soon as Blaney poked his nose in [INAUDIBLE] 41 around him just like we've seen all week.

ANNOUNCER 2: Let's watch from the rear bumper cam of Denningham.

DENNINGHAM'S MANAGER: Bottom-- bottom-- bottom-- inside-- inside-- They're wrecking behind us. Inside-- inside-- inside-- caution-- caution. I want your inside.

ANNOUNCER 1: This is all air folks, that's just air coming off the front nose of that 12 car. Pushing on that left side quarter panel of the 41, of course then they finally make contact.

ANNOUNCER 2: Wadded up a bunch of race cars. Oh my goodness-- looks as if eight-- as many as eight lead lap cars made it through unscathed.

ANNOUNCER 1: Wow. What a shower of sparks.

ANNOUNCER 2: It's like a really bad video game. Some of those, like Ryan Newman and maybe Allmeninger, do have some damage.

ANNOUNCER 1: But those are two-- yes it might what about these shots?