Originally written on Tireball.com  |  Last updated 9/7/14
Tom Pennington/GETTY Images for NASCAR The NASCAR Nationwide Series kicks off with its season opener on Saturday with the Drive4COPD 300 at Daytona International Speedway. The race features many veteran drivers in Kyle Busch, Matt Kenseth, Tony Stewart, Brad Keselowski, Dale Earnhardt Jr., Kasey Kahne and Kurt Busch. TRUCKS: Sauter wins, full results The race is 120 laps, 300 miles around Daytona’s 2.5 mile track. The race will be broadcast live on ESPN, they will start airing their coverage at 12:00 p.m EST.  The races green flag start time is scheduled for 1:34 p.m EST. MRN radio is your place to be if you can’t catch the race live or on television. Trevor Bayne captured the pole for the race with a lap speed of 177.162 during Friday’s qualifying run. Sam Hornish Jr. will start alongside him. CUP SERIES: Danica on pole, full starting lineup The weather will be nice in Daytona today, party cloudy, 84 degrees with only a 10% chance of rain. Last year, James Buescher won his first e...

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