CONCORD, N.C. — Parade.com Photo –Spire Motorsports, through a partnership with Chip Ganassi Racing (CGR), announced today that 2010 Daytona 500 Champion Jamie McMurray will drive the No. 40 Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 for the 2019 Daytona 500. McMurray will be making his 17th start in the “Great American Race”, when the Daytona 500 kicks-off the 2019 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup …
Aric Almirola left Daytona Int’l Speedway on Sunday smiling at the possibilities to come, despite his understandable dejection at narrowly missing out on the victory in the 60th annual Daytona 500.
A full wrap-up of Daytona Speedweeks, including live visits from four special driver guests, will take center stage during two hours of motorsports news and analysis tonight when Motorsports Madness takes the green flag at 7 p.m. Eastern on the Performance Motorsports Network.
The magic of Sunday night carried over into Monday morning at Daytona Int’l Speedway, as 2018 Daytona 500 champion Austin Dillon was honored during the annual Champion’s Breakfast inside the speedway’s Bill France Room.
Twenty years ago, the iconic No. 3 Chevrolet pulled into victory lane at Daytona Int’l Speedway, as Dale Earnhardt finally broke his famous dry spell by winning ‘The Great American Race’.
Danica Patrick looked to be a driver that could contend for the win as a dark horse in Sunday’s Daytona 500, but the first half of her career-ending ‘Danica Double’ ended in a heap after a hard mid-race crash.
Ryan Blaney made the second stage of Sunday’s Daytona 500 look easy, leading 48 of 60 laps en route to his first stage win as a full-fledged member of Team Penske.
Kurt Busch kicked-off his bid for a second straight Daytona 500 victory by winning the first stage of the 60th running on Sunday, but a nine-car crash on the final lap of the segment overshadowed Busch’s performance.
Though Kurt Busch won the opening stage of Sunday’s Daytona 500, the first segment of racing will be better remembered for the stage-ending crash that eliminated several top contenders from the running.
Four-time Formula 1 world champion Lewis Hamilton tweeted a message of good luck to Darrell Wallace Jr. Sunday morning, as Wallace prepares to compete in his first Daytona 500.
The new Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 continued its auspicious debut by dominating Saturday’s final practice session for the 60th annual Daytona 500, taking five of the top six spots on the speed charts.
Toyota domination kicked off Friday on-track activity for the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series at Daytona Int’l Speedway, with Daniel Suarez leading the third practice session for the 60th annual Daytona 500.