DAYTONA - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/DAYTONA News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Almirola wins rain-cut 400 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58154172-77/chevrolet-112-accident-ford.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58154172-77/chevrolet-112-accident-ford.html.csp">Almirola wins rain-cut 400</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By MARK LONG</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-06T22:31:40.648-06:00">Updated Jul 6, 2014 10:31PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Daytona Beach, Fla. • Aric Almirola has won the rain-delayed and rain-shortened NASCAR Sprint Cup race at Daytona International Speedway, putting Richard Petty’s famed No. 43 in Victory Lane for the first time since 1999. Almirola’s unexpected win came on the same weekend Petty celebrated the 30th anniversary of his 200th win. Petty wasn’t around for the festivities, having already left Daytona during one of the many delays. He didn’t miss much considering steady rain put a slight damper on the ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581541722014-07-06T22:31:40.648-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-06T22:31:40.648-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58154172@www.sltrib.com Sun, 06 Jul 2014 22:31:40 MDT NASCAR: David Gilliland lands pole for Coke Zero 400 at Daytona http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58150768-77/daytona-gilliland-pole-qualifying.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58150768-77/daytona-gilliland-pole-qualifying.html.csp">NASCAR: David Gilliland lands pole for Coke Zero 400 at Daytona</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Mark Long</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-04T23:21:49.61-06:00">Updated Jul 4, 2014 11:21PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Daytona Beach, Fla. • David Gilliland might have summed up Daytona qualifying best. “It’s uncontrolled chaos out there,” Gilliland said Friday after landing the pole in a rain-shortened and somewhat hairy session that set the field for the Coke Zero 400 on Saturday night at Daytona International Speedway. Gilliland’s top speed during a hectic, cat-and-mouse qualifying session was 199.322 mph, earning him his third Sprint Cup pole and first since landing the top spot for the 2007 Daytona 500. All...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581507682014-07-04T23:21:49.61-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-04T23:21:49.61-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58150768@www.sltrib.com Fri, 04 Jul 2014 23:21:49 MDT