Allmendinger will run his first Cup race since the season finale in Kaulig's first Cup race not at a superspeedway. Allmendinger is a ringer with 15 appearances in the Rolex 24 sports car race in Daytona. Nearly everyone else? The bulk of the Cup field ran it for the very first time last August, when the pandemic pushed Daytona's winding turn, 3.
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Alex Bowman will start the Daytona from P1. I think a lot of heart goes into what we do every week. Because we do it 39 weeks out of the year and then we have an off-season that we do it again. I know their addresses, names. I know who they are personally.