Since the 2014 NASCAR season kicked off at Daytona (Fla.) International Speedway back in late February, there’s been talk of NASCAR considering ways of limited the number of Sprint Cup Series regulars competing in Nationwide Series and Camping World Truck Series events. While there are a handful of drivers, led by Kyle Busch, running Truck Series [...]
This past weekend, NASCAR fans got their first tast of the new Formula 1-style “knockout” qualifying. Technically, the Nationwide Series qualified under the new format the previous weekend at Daytona (Fla.) International Speedway, but rain abbreviated that session to one round; therefore, we didn’t get a complete taste of this new procedure. This upcoming weekend [...]
Although it wasn’t the Daytona 500, Kyle Busch still celebrated his historic win after taking the checkered flag by.016-seconds over Timothy Peters last Friday at Daytona International Speedway. With his season-opening win, the Las Vegas native became the first driver to complete the career national series sweep at Daytona, adding to his wins in [...]
With a victory in the season-opening DRIVE4COPD at Daytona International Speedway last Saturday night, Regan Smith got his season off to a thrilling start by edging out Brad Keselowski at the finish line by.013 seconds – the seventh closest finish in NASCAR Nationwide Series history and second closest in series history at Daytona. The [...]
On Saturday, the fans at Daytona International Speedway were treated to a very unique rendition of the National Anthem before the Nationwide Series DRIVE4COPD race from the self-proclaimed world’s most patriotic band, Madison Rising....Show More Summary
Last night, the 2014 Daytona 500 was just 38 laps into the action when rain caused a six-hour rain delay that must have left the fans at the International Speedway even drunker than they already were. Folks at home had to settle for a replay of the 2013 Daytona 500, but it turned out that a lot of people couldn’t tell the difference between last year’s and this year’s races.
Entering Sunday's Daytona 500, Dale Earnhardt Jr. had won just one Sprint Cup race since the 2009 season. He's won two races in that time span now. At Daytona International Speedway on Sunday, Earnhardt powered the No. 88 Hendrick Chevrolet...Show More Summary
Nina Dobrev and Chris Evans pose for a picture together at the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Daytona 500 held at the Daytona International Speedway on Sunday (February 23) in Daytona Beach, Fla. The 25-year-old actress and 32-year-old Captain America actor were joined at the race by Carl Edwards, driver of the #99 Fastenal Ford. Chris [...]
The 56th running of the Daytona 500 will take place Sunday, Feb. 23, at the Daytona International Speedway. The Great American Race is the first stop on the 2014 Sprint Cup Series schedule. For the second year in a row, a rookie will...Show More Summary
The 2014 Daytona 500 NASCAR race is scheduled for Sunday at 1 p.m. ET at the Daytona International Speedway, but there is genuine concern that the 56th running of the Great American Race will be adversely affected by the weather in the...Show More Summary
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – Last year, we took a whirl around the Daytona International Speedway garages to see what fans were writing on the windows of drivers' garage stalls. This year, the garage windows stayed mostly blank until Saturday, which means there weren't nearly as many messages. Show More Summary
Yesterday's over-the-top performance of "The Star-Spangled Banner" by pro-war, anti-immigrant buttrockers Madison Rising left observers at Daytona International Speedway shaking their heads or outright insulted. Read more...
NASCAR 's best are all set to fire up their engines and kick off a brand new season Sunday in the Great American Race. Forty-three drivers will race 500 miles at Daytona International Speedway with hopes of becoming the next Daytona 500 champion. Show More Summary
Need more proof of how good Kyle Busch is? Take a look at this pass for the win. Busch timed his move on Timothy Peters perfectly out of turn four and into the Daytona International Speedway trioval to win the Camping World Truck Series season opening race at Daytona. Show More Summary
Perhaps it is an omen that this time, for NASCAR Sprint Cup driver Denny Hamlin, all the wrecking was behind him. The mayhem at Daytona International Speedway on Thursday unfolded as Hamlin hustled his No. 11 Toyota toward the checkered...Show More Summary
Last weekend, during the NASCAR Sprint Unlimited exhibition race at the Daytona International Speedway in Florida, the event's 2014 Chevrolet SS pace car caught fire because of some faulty electrical equipment used to power its caution lights. It looks like the issue has since been fixed because the Chevy SS pace car is back, this time for pacing...
Matt Kenseth held off Kevin Harvick and Kasey Kahne for the win in a three-wide finish in the first Budweiser Duel qualifying race at Daytona International Speedway Thursday evening. Harvick pulled to the inside of Kenseth off of turn four and had a run. Show More Summary
That didn't take long. In about the time it took his No. 3 Chevrolet to race around the 2.5-mile track at Daytona International Speedway at a clip of 196.019 miles per hour on Sunday, Austin Dillon took the first major step towards proving...Show More Summary
Next to Christmas, it's the most wonderful time of the year if you're a NASCAR fan. With less than one week before the start of the NASCAR Sprint Cup season-opening Daytona 500 at Daytona International Speedway, fans are going over their last-minute wish lists for their favorite drivers. For the 15th straight season, Dale Earnhardt Jr. Show More Summary
For the second consecutive time, the Chevrolet SS race car earned front row starting positions for the upcoming 56th running of the Daytona 500, the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series season kickoff at Daytona International Speedway (DIS). In bringing back the iconic No. 3 to the sport, Austin Dillon won the pole with a lap of [...]