Clint Bowyer signs autographs for fans before practice for Sunday's NASCAR Daytona 500 Sprint Cup series auto race at Daytona International Speedway in Daytona Beach, Fla., Saturday, Feb. 22, 2014. (AP Photo/Terry Renna)

Photos: 2014 Daytona 500

The 56th running of "The Great American Race" the Daytona 500 was full of rain, wrecks and other surprises.