2003 Daytona 500 - Full Race

Race: Daytona 500 | Winner: Michael Waltrip

No.15 driver Michael Waltrip of Dale Earnhardt, Inc. won the 45th running of the Daytona 500. Prior to the race, the drivers paid tribute by having decals on their cars in honor of the astronauts killed on the Space Shuttle Columbia two weeks earlier. The race ended after 109 laps when rain began to pour down onto the track. Waltrip won the race for the second time in three years, which gave him his 3rd NASCAR Winston Cup Win.

Daytona 500 Race History