Stories tagged: Daytona International Speedway
UPDATED: Sat., July 1, 2017, 10:23 p.m.
Ricky Stenhouse Jr. wins crash-filled race at Daytona
Ricky Stenhouse Jr. raced to his second victory of the season – and second on a restrictor-plate track – Saturday night at Daytona International Speedway. Stenhouse picked up his first …
Sat., July 1, 2017, 9 p.m.
William Byron wins at Daytona for second straight Xfinity victory
William Byron raced to his second straight NASCAR Xfinity Series victory by avoiding several crashes and outlasting the rain at Daytona International Speedway. The 19-year-old became the youngest series winner …
Fri., June 30, 2017, 6:28 p.m.
NASCAR Xfinity Series at Daytona postponed by rain
Rain forced NASCAR to postpone the Xfinity Series race at Daytona International Speedway. Drivers completed 11 laps before it began to rain.
UPDATED: Fri., June 30, 2017, 5:21 p.m.
Dale Earnhardt Jr. lands pole for what could be Cup finale at Daytona
Dale Earnhardt Jr. will start from the pole at Daytona International Speedway and needs a victory to make the playoffs in his final Cup season. Earnhardt is on a farewell …
Sat., Feb. 25, 2017, 6:11 p.m.
Joe Gibbs, Roger Penske defend NASCAR as having bright future
Joe Gibbs joined the list of heavy hitters defending NASCAR during one of its shakiest periods in decades. The owner of powerhouse Joe Gibbs Racing said NASCAR has a bright …
Fri., Feb. 24, 2017, 9:41 p.m.
Kaz Grala wins NASCAR Truck Series opener after Matt Crafton flips
Kaz Grala won the NASCAR Truck Series season opener, getting through a massive wreck on the final lap at Daytona International Speedway. The 18-year-old Grala became the youngest winner in …
Fri., Feb. 24, 2017, 9:37 p.m.
NASCAR seeks boost to steep decline with strong Daytona 500
All signs indicate Dale Earnhardt Jr. has a legitimate shot to win the Daytona 500. A victory for NASCAR’s most popular driver would be a massive boost for the sagging …
Fri., Feb. 24, 2017, 9:33 p.m.
Monster Energy tries to give NASCAR buzz as title sponsor
Kurt Busch’s car could have been parked at an auto show. Models in skimpy attire lingered around his Monster Energy car, posing for a steady stream of fans wanting snapshots …
Fri., Feb. 24, 2017, 9:31 p.m.
Going, going, gone: NASCAR stars starting to step away
Jeff Gordon is working in the broadcast booth. Carl Edwards is spending time with family. Tony Stewart is hanging out at dirt tracks.
Fri., Feb. 24, 2017, 9:28 p.m.
Corey LaJoie uses wreck, Jimmie Johnson pitch to land Daytona 500 spot
Corey LaJoie’s pitch to BK Racing for a ride in the Daytona 500 was going nowhere. LaJoie texted a friend – just seven-time NASCAR champion Jimmie Johnson – to help …
Fri., Feb. 24, 2017, 9:21 p.m.
Retired NASCAR great Jeff Gordon to drive Daytona 500 pace car
Four-time NASCAR champion Jeff Gordon will drive the honorary pace car for the Daytona 500. Gordon will lead the field to green behind the wheel of a 2017 Camaro ZL1.
Tue., July 7, 2015
NASCAR safety hot topic after harrowing Sprint Cup crash
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – Riding bumper-to-bumper at nearly 200 mph, Austin Dillon was smack in the middle of a pack of cars headed to the checkered flag when he was …
Sat., July 4, 2015
Auto Racing: Kyle Busch involved in multi-car crash in Daytona return
Kyle Busch was involved in a multi-car crash at Daytona International Speedway, where he returned Friday for the first time since he was injured at the Florida track in February. …
Sun., Feb. 15, 2015
Matt Kenseth wins Sprint Unlimited at Daytona
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – Matt Kenseth’s latest victory came in an exhibition race and with only 12 cars running at the end. The circumstances didn’t matter to Kenseth, who made …
Mon., Jan. 28, 2013
Ganassi back on top at Rolex 24 at Daytona
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – Humbled a year ago when both its cars failed to make the podium, Chip Ganassi Racing returned to the Rolex 24 at Daytona determined to pick …