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Jeff Gordon (24) hits the wall during the NASCAR Daytona 500 auto race at Daytona International Speedway in Daytona Beach, Fla., Monday, Feb. 27, 2012. (AP Photo/Phelan M. Ebenhack)

Daytona 500

January 1, 1970

Photos from the first nighttime Daytona 500, delayed to Feb. 27 because of rain in Daytona, Fla.