The qualifying order for the Daytona 500 is set, and it is the only race in which the order is set by random draw rather than practice speeds. The luck of the draw will see Paul Menard and Jamie McMurray first out to qualify for NASCAR's Super Bowl. Details via SB Nation:
Here's the order of how they'll roll off the grid today for Daytona 500 qualifying:
Juan Pablo Montoya
Ricky Stenhouse Jr.
Dale Earnhardt Jr.
Martin Truex Jr.
Now comes the even more interesting portion of the qualifying Sunday - the drivers who do not have a guaranteed spot in the Daytona 500:
Then come the drivers who aren't into the top 35 and therefore don't have a guaranteed spot for the Daytona 500. Remember: Three of these drivers will make the field today, plus either Terry Labonte or Bill Elliott (past champions):
Robert Richardson Jr.
Qualifying begins at 1:05 P.M. from Daytona International Speedway and can be seen on FOX.
For more on the Great American Race, check out SB Nation NASCAR's Daytona 500 stream, as well as NASCAR Ranting & Raving.