Ricky Craven's win at Darlington named NASCAR's top race of the decade
The 2001 Daytona 500, the race that claimed the life of Dale Earnhardt, was not among the choices provided to voters to consider. It would have been a runaway winner, taking into account the Twitter chatter and message board discussions.
Kurt Busch winning the first Chase at Homestead-Miami Speedway in 2004 was ranked No. 6.
Go to Haddock in the Paddock to see how the media voted on the other top NASCAR races of the decade.
-- Tim Haddock
Photo: Kurt Busch won the first Chase at Homestead-Miami Speedway in 2004 with an eight-point margin, the closest in the history of the Chase.