The “Big One” is NASCAR a term typically only used at car-eating tracks like Daytona International Speedway and Talladega Superspeedway. But the Chase for the Championship thus far has been cruel to drivers going for the Sprint Cup Series title, and this huge wreck in Charlotte collected half of them. Read more...
Hurricane Matthew hit Daytona Beach, Florida hard, flooding streets and pulverizing structures with wind. The hurricane killed six in Florida after causing hundreds of deaths in Haiti, per ABC News. Daytona International Speedway was right where Matthew made landfall in Florida, and it received moderate damage in the storm. Read more...
By AMANDA VINCENT Daytona (Fla.) International Speedway, which hosts the NASCAR Sprint Cup and Xfinity series twice per race season and the Camping World Truck Series once yearly, sustained “moderate damage from Hurricane Matthew with impacts to lights, speakers, signage, fences, gates, awnings and palm trees” Friday, according to an announcement from the race track. [...]
The devastating hurricane inflicted damage to NASCAR’s marquee track. Daytona International Speedway did not escape the path of destruction wrought by Hurricane Matthew, which struck Daytona Beach, Fla., early Friday morning. The facility...Show More Summary
Daytona said suffered damage to signage, palm trees and more. (Getty) Daytona International Speedway said Friday afternoon it had suffered some damage from Hurricane Matthew. The hurricane impacted the Daytona Beach area starting early Friday morning. Show More Summary
Spectator William Fulton settled his lawsuit against NASCAR, Daytona International Speedway, and the track’s parent company International Speedway Corporation, reports ESPN. Fulton was allegedly injured by debris from a massive last-lap crash hat sent Austin Dillon’s car into the catch fence. Read more...
Audi R8 V10 Plus at Florida’s Daytona International Speedway. The street version of the Audi R8 drives a lot like its track relative, the R8 LMS… Shaun Tolson
By AMANDA VINCENT William Fulton filed a lawsuit against NASCAR and Daytona (Fla.) International Speedway on June 13, claiming he was hit in the head and shoulder by debris from the No. 3 Richard Childress Racing Chevrolet of Austin Dillon while shielding his wife at the finish of the Coke Zero 400 NASCAR Sprint Cup [...]
Tony Stewart’s final Daytona race is Saturday (Getty Images). Tony Stewart is paying tribute to Dale Earnhardt in his final trip to Daytona International Speedway as a Sprint Cup Series driver. Stewart, who is retiring at the end of...Show More Summary
By AMANDA VINCENT After the July 5 NASCAR Xfinity Series race at Daytona (Fla.) International Speedway, Roush Fenway Racing driver Darrell “Bubba” Wallace Jr. was fined $15,000 because of a post-race Twitter rant in which he referred to NASCAR officials as muppets. After the announcement of his fine, Wallace posted a “thank you” to fans [...]
By AMANDA VINCENT The No. 1 Chip Ganassi Racing Chevrolet of Jamie McMurray in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series was issued a written warning because of an inspection issue at Daytona (Fla.) International Speedway before the July 2 running of the Coke Zero 400, according to the weekly penalty/warning report issued by NASCAR on Wednesday. [...]
By AMANDA VINCENT When Brad Keselowski won the Coke Zero 400 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at Daytona (Fla.) International Speedway on Saturday night, he claimed his third win of the season, tying reigning Sprint Cup champion Kyle Busch for most wins through the first 17 races. As a result, Keselowski and Busch share the [...]
The NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Drivers Council met Thursday night during the Daytona (Fla.) International Speedway race weekend that culminated in Saturday night’s running of the Coke Zero 400. According to interviews with Dale Earnhardt Jr. and Denny Hamlin on Thursday, prior to the meeting, one of the planned topics of conversation was to be fans on [...]
Does it get any more American than this? Brad Keselowski celebrated his first-ever win at Daytona International Speedway with the stars and stripes and of course, a massive burnout. Keselowski also gave Team Penske their 100th NASCAR Sprint Cup win as well at Daytona. Read more...
Dominant Brad Keselowski outruns competition at Daytona. From beginning to end Brad Keselowski left no doubt he was the driver to beat Saturday night, dominantly winning the Coke Zero 400 at Daytona International Speedway. Two restarts...Show More Summary
Provisionally, Stewart is ranked high enough in points to qualify for NASCAR’s playoffs. A pre-race plan to avoid the profusion of wrecks that typical mar races at Daytona International Speedway didn't exactly unfold as Tony Stewart intended. Show More Summary
By AMANDA VINCENT Brad Keselowski dominated the Coke Zero 400 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at Daytona (Fla.) International Speedway on Saturday night, leading 115 laps of the race that was extended by a lap to 161 laps by a late-race caution. The win was the fifth Sprint Cup restrictor plate of Keselowski’s career, so [...]
Keselowski wins his second straight restrictor-plate race and third overall victory of the season. Capping a dominating performance, Brad Keselowski won the Coke Zero 400 Saturday night at Daytona International Speedway, Keselowski led...Show More Summary
More than half the field in NASCAR's Coke Zero 400 at Daytona International Speedway was involved in a wreck near the halfway point of the race Saturday night. It all began when Jamie McMurray's car began to spin across the track after it made contact with the car of Jimmie Johnson, who eventually...
Jamie McMurray’s spin triggered the “Big One” Saturday night at Daytona. A multi-car wreck sidelined several prominent names in Saturday night's NASCAR race at Daytona International Speedway. The crash occurred on Lap 91, involving a total of 22 cars. Show More Summary