(KTVI) - It will forever be known as the longest Daytona 500 ever with a rain delay of 6 hours and 22 minutes.
It was Dale Earnhardt, Jr. capturing the checkered flag for his second Daytona win 10 years after his first one. Jr. said this is better than the first one. and a real treat for race fans who stayed up anyway.
Someone we know was awake until the wee hours of the morning is St. Louis' own Kenny Wallace. He talked about the Daytona 500 via phone.