Dodge Driver Kasey Kahne is on the poll this week with a qualifying speed of 184.855.
The highest qualifying is Juan Pablo Montoya who qualified fourth with a speed of 183.188.
D ale Earnhardt Jr. who can use a good finish this year qualified in 28th sport with a speed of 180.409.
Having to use past champions provisional number three already is Dale Jarrett. Dave Blaney is the only other Toyota in the race.
Not making the race for the second week in a row is Michale Waltrip which still sticks him with a negative point total for the year.
Tony Stewart had this to say on the tires after qualifying his car:
"I thought Daytona was one of the worst tires we have ever ran on, but I will guarantee you this is definitely the worst Goodyear tire I think I have ever been on in my entire nine years of a driving in the NEXTEL Cup Series."