Speedweeks begins in a month. Are you ready for some racing? (Getty) The unofficial first race of the Cup Series season has another new name. Daytona International Speedway said Wednesday that the Clash, the exhibition race that kicks off Speedweeks every year at Daytona, would be sponsored by Advance Auto Parts. Show More Summary
By AMANDA VINCENT NASCAR Xfinity Series regular Brendan Gaughan plans to compete in the Daytona 500 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series opener at Daytona (Fla.) International Speedway on Feb. 26, according to a report in the Las Vegas Review-Journal. He’ll be behind the wheel of a car owned by Mark Beard. “Jay Robinson, the man I [...]
By AMANDA VINCENT NASCAR Xfinity Series driver Elliott Sadler plans to compete in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series season-opening Daytona 500, scheduled for Feb. 26 at Daytona (Fla.) International Speedway, as driver of the No. 7 Tommy Baldwin Racing Chevrolet. Car owner Tommy Baldwin stepped away from full-time Cup Series car ownership at the end of [...]
While we’re probably not going to see the latest, greatest street Corvette revealed at the Detroit Auto Show this week, Chevrolet still unleashed their 2017-spec Corvette C7.R race car on Daytona International Speedway for the Roar Before the 24 test weekend. Well, they did until it went down in flames. Read more...
By AMANDA VINCENT Joey Gase is slated to drive the No. 23 Toyota for BK Racing in at least three Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series races in 2017, beginning with the season-opening Daytona 500 at Daytona (Fla.) International Speedway on Feb. 26. A press release also mentions Gase in the No. 23 for the Irwin Tools Night [...]
Registration for the Amateur Supercross Championship is now open! Registration is now open for the Ricky Carmichael Daytona Amateur Supercross (RCSX)! The event will take place at Daytona International Speedway in Daytona Beach, Florida for the eighth year. Show More Summary
The Sprint Unlimited name for the race lasted for four years. (Getty) The Clash is back. The race name, not the band. Daytona International Speedway announced Wednesday that the Feb. 18 preseason exhibition race — most recently the Sprint...Show More Summary
This new custom Ferrari debuted at Daytona International Speedway over the weekend. Continue reading The SP275 RW Competizione is the latest one-off from Ferrari The SP275 RW Competizione is the latest one-off from Ferrari originally appeared on Autoblog on Mon, 05 Dec 2016 10:32:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds. Permalink | Email this | Comments
A unique LaFerrari was sold at an auction on Saturday during Ferrari’s [NYSE:RACE] Finali Mondiali event at Daytona International Speedway. The final bid came in at $7 million, which means the car is the most expensive built this century to be sold at auction. The previous highest figure paid for a LaFerrari at auction is the staggering...
By AMANDA VINCENT On Wednesday, NASCAR unveiled the format, qualifying criteria and new retro name for its February exhibition race at Daytona (Fla.) International Speedway, formerly known as the Budweiser Unlimited and the Sprint Unlimited, scheduled for Feb. 18. The 2017 edition of the race will be called The Clash at Daytona, a name reminiscent of [...]
Ferrari [NYSE:RACE] has revealed a LaFerrari that it plans to auction off for charity at the Finali Mondiali event which takes place at Daytona International Speedway from December 1-4. The car is a special 500th example that Ferrari previously announced it would sell to help raise funds for reconstruction efforts in Central Italy, which was...
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