Daytona 500 Start Time

What time does the 2009 Daytona 500 start? We’re glad you asked.

We have put together a handy schedule of the 2009 NASCAR Daytona events including the 51st Daytona 500, 2009 Gatorade Duel 125’s, the 2009 Budweiser Shootout and Daytona 500 Qualifying.

Everything you need to know about the start of the 2009 NASCAR Sprint Cup Season is right here in this handy guide including, pre-race and green flag times as we all TV and Radio coverage information.

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If this year’s installment of the “Great American Race” is anything like last year’s, you aren’t going to want to miss a second of the action.

Below you will find event times and tv viewing information for the 2009 Bud Shootout, 2009 Gatorade Duel races, 2009 Daytona 500 Qualifying and the 2009 Daytona 500.

2009 Daytona 500 Start Time, TV/Radio Coverage and Race Information.

2009 Budweiser Shootout

Date: Saturday February 7, 2009

Pre – Race Coverage: 8pm eastern

Pre – Race Entertainment: Dierks Bentley

Green Flag: Approx 8:30pm eastern

Radio Coverage: Motor Racing Network

2009 Gatorade Duel 1 & 2

Date: Thursday February 12, 2009

Duel 1 Coverage: 2pm eastern on Speed and Speed HD

Duel 2 Coverage: Approx. 3:30pm eastern on Speed and Speed HD

2009 Daytona 500 Sprint Cup Qualifying

Date: Sunday February 8, 2009

TV Coverage: 1pm eastern on Fox & Fox HD

Radio Coverage: Motor Racing Network (MRN)

2009 Daytona 500 – 51st Great American Race

Date: Sunday February 15, 2008

Pre – Race Coverage: 1pm eastern on Fox & Fox HD

Green Flag : Approx. 3:20pm eastern on Fox & Fox HD

Radio Coverage: Motor Racing Network (MRN)

Additional 2009 Daytona 500 Information

Pre – Race Performance By: Keith Urban

National Anthem: Gavin DeGraw

Grand Marshall: Florida Governor Charlie Crist

Defending Champion: 2008 Daytona 500 Winner Ryan Newman

Odds to Win the 2009 Daytona 500 – 51st Annual Daytona 500 Odds

Dale Earnhardt Jr. +500

Kyle Busch +600

Jeff Gordon +700

Jimmie Johnson +900

Denny Hamlin +1200

Carl Edwards  +1200

Tony Stewart  +1500

Mark Martin +1500

Kevin Harvick +1500

Kurt Busch +2000

Matt Kenseth +2000

Ryan Newman +2500

Jeff Burton +2500

Greg Biffle +2800

Jamie McMurray +3000

Clint Bowyer +3000

David Ragan +3000

Martin Truex Jr. +3300

Kasey Kahne +4000

Joey Logano +4000

Juan Pablo Montoya +4000

Brian Vickers +4000

Casey Mears +5000

David Gilliland +5000

David Reutimann +5000

Michael Waltrip +6000

David Stremme +7500

Elliott Sadler +7500

Aric Almirola +10000

Travis Kvapil +10000

Scott Speed +10000

Reed Sorenson +10000

Bobby Labonte +10000

Field (Any Other Driver) +1500

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Posted: 2/3/09 2:30 PM ET

Updated: 2/15/09 12:00 PM ET

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