A look at the winners and losers from Sunday’s Daytona 500:
Ricky Stenhouse Jr. — The sunshine finally broke through for Stenhouse and Mike Kelley, his crew chief, in stock car racing’s biggest event. Stenhouse has had troubles at the Cup level, but Sunday’s win put him in rare air as winner of a race that many of NASCAR’s best haven’t won.
Travis Pastrana — Simply starting the race was a win for Pastrana, an action sports star who had dreamed of competing in the 500 for years. To finish 11th was a bonus.
Chase Elliott — An early-race accident forced Elliott to park, and he finished 38th.
Tyler Reddick — Reddick was involved in the same accident as Elliott, finishing 39th.
Conor Daly — The IndyCar visitor had a tough race week. He finished 29th, six laps down.
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