NASCAR: Drivers in the Daytona 500 were faced with a strategic dilemma

With almost everyone in the Daytona 500 tight on fuel, drivers could push for victory ahead of those taking it easy (and risk running dry), or they could conserve fuel themselves and hope the rivals in front ran out instead. Chase Elliot, Martin Truex Jr, and Kyle Larson pushed for the win and all three ran out of fuel. Kurt Busch came through on the last lap to take the chequered flag and Ryan Blaney coughed for fuel over the finish line in second place.

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