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Paint scheme preview: Daytona 500 

February 19, 2013, Staff report,

Special paint schemes for the Daytona 500 unveiled

With The Sprint Unlimited behind us, it's time to prepare for The Great American Race. What better way to get ready than see a sneak peak at some of the special paint schemes teams will run during the Daytona 500?

One of the standouts is Michael Waltrip's tribute car to Sandy Hook, which not only has a special paint scheme, but also took on a number change from 30 to 26, honoring those who died in the Newtown, Conn., shooting. 

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Below are some of the special paint schemes you'll see at the Great American Race.

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Dave Blaney will drive the No. 7 Florida Lottery Chevrolet.

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Danica Patrick will drive the No. 10 GoDaddy Chevrolet.

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Tony Stewart will drive the No. 14 Bass Pro Shops Chevrolet.

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Ricky Stenhouse Jr. will drive the No. 17 Best Buy Ford.

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Trevor Bayne will drive the No. 21 Motorcraft/Quick Lane Tire & Auto Center Ford.

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Michael Waltrip will drive the special No. 26 Sandy Hook School Support Fund Toyota.

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Terry Labonte will drive the No. 32 C & J Energy Services Ford.

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Austin Dillon will drive the No. 33 Honey Nut Cheerios Chevrolet.

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David Gilliland will drive the No. 38 Love's Travel Stops Ford.

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Ryan Newman will drive the No. 39 Quicken Loans Chevrolet.

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Bobby Labonte will drive the No. 47 Kroger Toyota.

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Jimmie Johnson will drive the No. 48 Lowe's Chevrolet.

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