Denny Hamlin Wins Closest Daytona 500 Ever (Video)

Denny Hamlin Daytona 500

Denny Hamlin edged Martin Truex Jr. by 0.010 seconds to win NASCAR’s Daytona 500 earlier today in what turned out to be the closest finish in the race’s history.

Hamlin started the final lap behind Matt Kenseth, Truex, and Kyle Busch, but he managed to maneuver his way to the front of the pack, crossing the finish line just a few inches ahead of Truex to win the first Daytona 500 for Joe Gibbs Racing in 23 years.

Here’s a look at the exciting final lap from this year’s Daytona 500:

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