This date is defined by several milestone moments set. Exciting, new territory was reached on February 17 including the fastest DAYTONA 500 in history, the first back-to-back DAYTONA 500 Champion and the 50th running of the Great American Race.


On This Day February  17

DAYTONA 500 February 21

Now. Forever.


It stands on eighty-thousand square feet of concrete. Reinforced with tons of tradition. It’s built with thirty-one million pounds of steel. And forged on the shoulders of legends. Join us as we begin the next era of racing’s most iconic place, and celebrate the unveiling of the world’s first motorsports stadium.