- Associated Press - Thursday, February 21, 2013

No. 32 Ford, FAS Lane Racing

DRIVER: Terry Labonte

BORN: Nov. 16, 1956

HOMETOWN: Corpus Christi, Texas

CREW CHIEF: Frank Stoddard

SPONSOR: C&J Energy Services


NOTES: A two-time Sprint Cup champion, Labonte is driving in his 31st Daytona 500. His best finish was second. He did that three times (1986, `90 and `97). … Hasn’t won a NASCAR race since 2003. … Only made four starts last season, driving in all four restrictor-plate races. He finished 18th, 29th, 20th and 16th.

No. 51 Chevrolet, Phoenix Racing

DRIVER: Regan Smith

BORN: Sept. 23, 1983


CREW CHIEF: Nicholas Harrison

SPONSOR: Phoenix Construction

TWITTER: (at)ReganSmith

NOTES: Moved from Furniture Row Racing to Phoenix Racing this season, replacing Kurt Busch. … Driving full time in the Nationwide Series JR Motorsports and running for the championship in the second-tier series.

No. 36 Chevrolet, Tommy Baldwin Racing

DRIVER: J.J. Yeley

BORN: Oct. 5, 1976

HOMETOWN: Phoenix, Ariz.


SPONSOR: Golden Corral

TWITTER: (at)jjyeley1

NOTES: Winless in 320 career races across NASCAR’s top three series. No wins and two top-fives in 167 career Cup starts. … Made 24 starts for three teams in 2012. … Driving full time for Tommy Baldwin Racing this season. Yeley drove for the team three times in 2012 _ at Indianapolis, Watkins Glen and Dover.

No. 83 Toyota, BK Racing

DRIVER: David Reutimann

BORN: March 2, 1970

HOMETOWN: Zephyrhills, Fla.

CREW CHIEF: Pat Tryson

SPONSOR: Burger King

TWITTER: (at)DavidReutimann

NOTES: Finished 34th in points last season without leading a single lap in 25 races. … Lost his ride with Michael Waltrip Racing late in 2011 season. … Shared a ride with part-time Cup driver Danica Patrick last season.

No. 93 Toyota, BK Racing

DRIVER: Travis Kvapil

BORN: March 1, 1976

HOMETOWN: Janesville, Wis.

CREW CHIEF: Todd Anderson

SPONSOR: Burger King

TWITTER: (at)TravisKvapil

NOTES: Has no wins and no top-fives in 210 career starts in the Sprint Cup Series. … Finished 27th in points in 2012, with some of his best showings coming at the four restrictor-plate races. Was 19th in the Daytona 500, 16th at Talladega, 16th at Daytona in July and eighth at Talladega in October.

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