Discussion

Trevor Bayne wins Daytona 500

Updated: February 21, 2011, 2:27 AM ET
Associated Press

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. -- Trevor Bayne finally made a mistake. Fortunately for him, it didn't happen until he missed the turn pulling into Victory Lane at the Daytona 500.

The youngest driver to win the Great American Race gave the historic Wood Brothers team its fifth Daytona 500 victory -- its first since 1976 with David Pearson -- and Bayne did it in a No. 21 Ford that was retrofitted to resemble Pearson's famed ride.

In just his second Sprint Cup start, the 20-year-old Bayne ...

Read full story

Comments

You must be signed in to post a comment

Already have an account?

MORE RACING HEADLINES