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Daytona Duels 2020 live updates, results, highlights from Daytona 500 qualifying races

Buildup to the Daytona 500 and a clean period of NASCAR Cup Series racing is eventually below, with the Daytona Duels using location Thursday night.

Ricky Stenhouse Jr. and Alex Bowman have now claimed the first two spots in the area by means of pole qualifying, but anything else is up for grabs. The outcomes of Duel one will set the within row for Sunday’s race, and the outcomes of Duel 2 will set the outdoors row. There are also two spots for the Daytona 500 that want to be filled, producing Thursday night vital for drivers who haven’t still qualified.

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Denny Hamlin gained the Daytona 500 last year, whilst Austin Dillon claimed the victory in 2018.

We’re maintaining keep track of of reside updates and highlights from Thursday night’s Bluegreen Vacations Duel races at Daytona. Follow alongside underneath.

Daytona Duels 2020 reside updates, highlights

eight:forty five p.m. — Update: Suarez is done for the night, and by extension, also finished for the weekend.

eight:forty four p.m — Warning is out right after the very first crash of the night. Daniel Suarez — who is continue to preventing for a location in the Daytona 500 — was involved in the wreck.

eight:38 p.m. — Motorists are starting off to pit.

eight:31 p.m. — Stenhouse Jr., who has now clinched the major starting off location in the Daytona 500, carries on to tempo the area below in Duel one. At the rear of him is an array of veteran drivers regularly alternating positions. Proper now it is really Elliott in next and Clint Bowyer in third.

eight:23 p.m. — Stenhouse Jr., Chase Elliott and Denny Hamlin direct the pack by means of 5 laps.

eight:17 p.m. — Duel one is formally underway about an hour later on than scheduled.

Weather hold off

eight:08 p.m. — Appears to be like we are about to get going for genuine this time.

eight:01 p.m. — Excellent news: Motorists are headed back to their cars and trucks.

seven:forty eight p.m. — Absolutely nothing new to report on the hold off. It can be continue to unclear when Duel one may possibly be in a position to choose location tonight.

seven:26 p.m. — Large duty tools remaining introduced in.

seven:sixteen p.m. — Following engines have been fired up and wheels have been rolling, rain intensified. Purple flag is out.

seven:fifteen p.m. — Oh nooooo.

seven:ten p.m. — Engines fired. Vehicles moving.

seven:08 p.m. — No delays in sight. Duel one is about to get underway.

seven p.m. — Hello, everybody. Welcome to a new NASCAR period. You will find some light rain at Daytona correct now but absolutely nothing as well really serious. With any luck , there will not likely be a hold off.