We are saddened by the news of the passing of 1970 DAYTONA 500 champion Pete Hamilton. Driving Petty Enterprises’ winged Plymouth Superbird, Pete captured his first NASCAR victory in the 1970 ‘Great American Race.’ He made significant contributions to the sport and was the first driver from New England to win NASCAR’s biggest and most prestigious race. On behalf of everyone at Daytona International Speedway, I want to offer condolences to the family and friends of Pete Hamilton. He will be missed.
8.30.20207-time Champion Jimmie Johnson Eliminated from Playoff Contention in Final Full-Time Season
8.29.2020Haley beneficiary of last-lap wreck between Kaulig Racing teammates
8.29.2020AMERICAN NINJA WARRIOR’S AKBAR GBAJABIAMILA AND MATT ISEMAN TO SERVE AS GRAND MARSHALS FOR COKE ZERO SUGAR 400 AT DAYTONA
Will Give Command, “Drivers Start Your Engines” for Cut-off Race for 2020 NASCAR Cup Series Playoffs; Event Set for 7:30 pm Start This Saturday, Aug. 29, LIVE on NBC
8.26.2020TRIBUTE TO A CHAMPION – JIMMIE JOHNSON TO BE HONORED ON LAP 48 OF SATURDAY’S COKE ZERO SUGAR 400 AT DAYTONA INTERNATIONAL SPEEDWAY
Fans in Attendance Can “Stand and Salute” the 2-time DAYTONA 500 Champion and Winner of the 2013 Coke Zero Sugar 400 on Lap 48; Chevrolet Injector to Feature Johnson’s No. 48 car