With the recent $400 million construction of the fan experience-centric Daytona Rising, Daytona International Speedway has been named the recipient of the SportsBusiness Journal‘s Sports Facility of the Year. The superspeedway beat...Show More Summary
If the start-finish line at Talladega Superspeedway was located in the same area of the track as Daytona International Speedway, then Joey Logano would have been the winner of Saturday’s Sparks Energy 300. Instead, Logano was left climbing out of a wrecked racecar after contact with eventual winner Elliott Sadler. Show More Summary
NASCAR races at restrictor-plate tracks like Daytona International Speedway and Talladega Superspeedway are known for their nearly inevitable “Big One” wrecks, but the early laps in Saturday’s Xfinity Series race was a big one in its own rights—big not in numbers, but in just how hard the hit actually was. Read more...
We’ve now spent considerable time with the second-generation Audi R8. For our latest drive we took to North Carolina, Tennessee and Virginia. We concluded the trip with some time spent at the Daytona International Speedway where we could fully unleash the supercar’s 610 horsepower. Lexus is planning to unveil an updated version of its...
Dillon’s Strong Start It has been a great first four races for Austin Dillon in his third full year of top-echelon competition. To date, Dillon has secured a ninth-place finish in the season opener at Daytona International Speedway,Show More Summary
Fans at Daytona International Speedway’s Bike Week had a rude awakening this weekend when a black Toyota pickup ran into four people and six motor homes in the infield campground. The Orlando Sentinel reports that the accused driver admitted to drinking before getting behind the wheel. Read more...
Daytona International Speedway has seen plenty of crashes over the years, but perhaps none like this one. A woman has been charged with DUI after crashing into the infield and causing injuries, reports the Daytona Beach News-Journal. It happened early Saturday, as fans were camping out at an area of...
Monster Energy Kawasaki's Eli Tomac dominated Round 9 of the Monster Energy AMA Supercross, an FIM World Championship, on Saturday night at Daytona International Speedway, leading every lap of the 20-lap 450SX Main Event to secure his...Show More Summary
Monster Energy Supercross makes its way to Daytona International Speedway for tonight’s race. The build starts just days after the Daytona 500 and, with the track not set in a stadium like the other races of the season, the layout is always a doozy. Watch the whole thing come together in under a minute. Read more...
Courtesy of Alpinestars Alpinestars announces the latest addition to the 2016 Tech 10 line-up, the Special Edition D71 Tech 10. Daytona Beach, Florida – Almost 45 years ago, on March 13th 1971, Daytona International Speedway hosted its inaugural professional motocross race on the facility infield beyond the road racing track. Show More Summary
Though practice was in the books and the on-track duties were finished for the day at Daytona International Speedway, Rico Abreu was still out and about in the garage area. Pairing with his Thorsport Racing teammate Matt Crafton, the two found a spot behind Abreu’s No. Show More Summary
From 2007 to 2012, a Georgia man rolled through various events at Daytona International Speedway in Daytona Beach, Florida and stole from team trailers and motorhomes. This week, his conquest culminated in a 10-year jail sentence. Read more...
The wreck saw Bell flip end-over-end multiple times, but walk away uninjured. Christopher Bell had one thought as he barrel-rolled down Daytona International Speedway's frontstretch on the final lap of the Feb. 19 Camping World Truck...Show More Summary
The 2016 season is off to a running start and as expected there are plenty of hots and not-so-hots after a weekend at Daytona International Speedway. Just don’t expect every race this year to have the kind of finish we saw Sunday. HOT...Show More Summary
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DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — It wasn't a great day for historic names at Daytona International Speedway. Chase Elliott, son of Hall of Famer Bill Elliott and polesitter for Sunday's Daytona 500, spun just 18 laps into the race. With 30 laps remaining in the Daytona 500, Dale Earnhardt Jr. Show More Summary
Gerard Butler stands awaiting the signal at the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Daytona 500 held at Daytona International Speedway on Sunday (February 21) in Daytona Beach, Fla. The 46-year-old actor was the Grand Marshal of the big race, and got to speak the famous line “Drivers, start your engines.” “We’re honored to have Gerard Butler [...]
What is it about pit road at Daytona International Speedway that leads to so many awkward celebrity interactions? Remember a couple years ago when Erin Andrews stonewalled 50 Cent’s kiss attempt on live television? Well, this year it was Fox NASCAR reporter Jamie Little and John Cena’s turn. Show More Summary
By AMANDA VINCENT Denny Hamlin captured career-firsts for multiple entities, including himself, with his win in the Daytona 500 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series season opener at Daytona (Fla.) International Speedway on Sunday. It was his first win of the race dubbed, “The Great America Race,” the first Daytona 500 win for Joe Gibbs Racing, and [...]
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla.—It wasn't a great day for historic names at Daytona International Speedway. Chase Elliott, son of Hall of Famer Bill Elliott, spun just 18 laps into the race. With 30 laps remaining in the Daytona 500, Dale Earnhardt Jr. Show More Summary