Sep 30 | German Racing Legend Jochen Mass Named Grand Marshal for the 53rd Edition of the Rolex 24 At Daytona
In his role as Grand Marshal, Mass will deliver the command, “Drivers start your engines,” for the demanding 24-hour sports car race staged on the track’s 3.56-mile road course. Mass joins other racing legends such as David Hobbs, Hurley Haywood, A.J. Foyt, Dan Gurney, Vic Elford and Brian Redman who have served as Grand Marshal for the prestigious twice-around-the-clock challenge.
Sep 23 | New Twist to DAYTONA 500 Qualifying Presented By Kroger
Sep 19 | Nearly 500 Units of Blood Generated In Ninth Annual 9-11 ‘Drive To Donate’ Blood Drive
The blood drive, which took place in the historic Speedway infield at the Daytona 500 Club, also received promotional support from Orlando NBC television affiliate WESH Ch. 2. In addition, each guest who donated received a free Daytona International Speedway tour admission ticket and a free commemorative T-shirt.
Sep 17 | DIS Garners Top Honors at 2014 PR News Platinum PR Awards
“We like to be big and bold at Daytona International Speedway,” Track President Joie Chitwood III said. “The DAYTONA Rising 500 groundbreaking event was a unique and innovative way to kick off this historic project and we’re thrilled to see it recognized on a national level with a PR News Platinum PR Award.”