(Race No. 17 of 36)
Where: Daytona International Speedway in Daytona Beach, Fla.
SERIES: Nextel Cup
When: 7:30 p.m., Saturday
Track dimensions: 2.5-mile tri-oval with 31-degree banking in the corners.
Broadcast: Television FOX at 7 p.m.; Radio Motor Racing Network at 7 p.m.
Track records: Qualifying 210.364 mph by Bill Elliott on Feb. 9, 1987; Race 173.473 mph by Bobby Allison on July 4, 1980.
Last year's winner: Greg Biffle.
Companion events and schedule: Thursday Pepsi 400 pole qualifying (8 p.m., Speed); Paul Revere 250 (Grand American Sports Car Series) at 10 p.m.; Friday Winn Dixie 250 (NASCAR Busch Series) 8 p.m., FOX.
Other races: Friday Naturally Fresh 250 (USAR Hooters Pro Cup Series) at Kil-Kare Speedway; Saturday O'Reilly Auto Parts 250 (NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series) at Kansas Speedway (3 p.m., Speed); GFS Marketplace 200 (ARCA Re/Max Series) at Berlin Raceway; Cleveland Grand Prix (CART Champ Car Series) at Burke Lakefront Airport (4 p.m., Spike); Sunday Kansas Indy 300 (IRL Indy Car Series) at Kansas Speedway (12:30 p.m., ABC).
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