How much are tickets and where can I buy them?
- Tickets for Preseason Thunder Fan Fest (Sprint Cup) on Thurs., Jan. 9 are $25.
- Tickets for Preseason Thunder testing (Sprint Cup) on Fri., Jan. 10 are $15.
- Tickets for Preseason Thunder Fan Fest (Nationwide) on Sat., Jan. 11 are $10.
- Tickets for Preseason Thunder testing (Nationwide) on Sun., Jan. 12 are $10.
Kids 12 & under are FREE!
Tickets can be purchased by phone at 1-800-PITSHOP or in person at the Daytona Ticket and Tours office. Tickets can also be purchased the day of the event at the tunnel entrances or as you enter Sprint FANZONE.
To reserve individual autograph session wristbands once tickets go on sale please call 1-800-PITSHOP or visit the Daytona Ticket and Tours office.
How are reserved drivers determined?
The reserved drivers include those that qualified for the 2013 Chase for the Sprint Cup, DAYTONA 500 Champions, Tony Stewart and Danica Patrick.
If I have a wristband for a driver reserved in advance, is there anything I need to do when I arrive at the Speedway?
Autograph sessions are located inside Sprint FANZONE near the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series garages. Enter through Sprint FANZONE and present your driver’s wristband for admission into the autograph queue. Please arrive at the beginning of your autograph session as the drivers will be available until the line clears.
Where will the autograph sessions be located?
The autograph sessions are located inside Sprint FANZONE near the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series garages.
How many items can I have signed by the driver?
Your wristband allows you one signed item.
What other activities will be going on before the Fan Fest begins?
Guests can enjoy watching testing from 9am-5pm daily inside Sprint FANZONE.
There will also be numerous displays and other activities to enjoy throughout the day, including:
- Photo opportunities with special show vehicles and trophies that will be on display
- The Kids Zone features games and challenges for children to enjoy
- Daytona International Speedway Tours offer a unique event time guided look at the historic facility
The Blood Drive will be held on Thursday, January 9 from 9am-5pm, Friday, January 10 from 10am-6pm and Saturday, January 11 from 8am-6pm. Donors can visit the Blood Drive site located just outside the Turn 4 Tunnel in the Midway.
Please visit www.oneblood.org for more information.
Advance driver autographs are ONLY available by calling 1-800-PITSHOP or visiting the ticket office.
Advance Reserved Autograph Session Drivers:
Dale Earnhardt Jr. (SOLD OUT)
Jeff Gordon (SOLD OUT)
Jimmie Johnson (SOLD OUT)
Danica Patrick (SOLD OUT)
Tony Stewart (SOLD OUT)
Additional Drivers (wristbands available day of event):
Ricky Stenhouse Jr.
Start the day by watching your favorite NASCAR Sprint Cup Series drivers on track as they turn laps on Daytona’s 2.5-mile tri-oval. NASCAR Sprint Cup Series test sessions will be held on January 9-10 from 9am-5pm with a lunch break from 12pm-1pm.
ADDITIONAL TEST SESSIONS
ADDITIONAL TEST SESSIONS
Want to see NASCAR Nationwide Series and NASCAR Camping World Truck Series drivers take to the track in preparation for their season-opening events in addition to the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series drivers? Here's the full testing schedule!
- NASCAR Sprint Cup Series: January 9-10
- NASCAR Nationwide Series: January 11-12
- NASCAR Camping World Truck Series: January 13-14
Scanners can be rented for $19.95 during Preseason Thunder to follow along with NASCAR Sprint Cup Series, Nationwide Series and Camping World Truck Series test sessions. Please visit the Racing Electronics trailer on Thursday, January 9 through Sunday, January 12 from 9am-6pm.