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DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) - Daytona has called on Captain America to kick off ''The Great American Race.''

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Actor Chris Evans will serve as grand marshal and give the command to ''start your engines'' for the Feb. 23 Daytona 500.

Evans stars in ''Captain America: The Winter Solider,'' scheduled for release on April 4.

He joins a list of previous Daytona 500 grand marshals that includes Ben Affleck, Kate Upton, Matthew McConaughey and James Franco.

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