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Austin Hill earns Truck Series victory in Daytona opener

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — Austin Hill blocked his way to his first career Truck Series victory in a crash-marred season-opener Friday night at Daytona International Speedway. 553 more words


Joe Gibbs touched by support following death of son

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — Joe Gibbs was in the second season of owning his eponymous race team when the stress of a tight race at the Daytona 500 hit him. 501 more words


Lacklustre racing dampens expectations for Daytona 500

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — The Daytona 500 is shaping up to be a snoozer of a showcase.

Three exhibition races produced lacklustre racing and little excitement beyond a pair of crashes Jimmie Johnson triggered. 433 more words


Kyle vs. The King: Busch chases Petty for 200 NASCAR wins

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — Kyle Busch had been sprayed with champagne and hoisted his winner’s trophy last July at Pocono Raceway when fans sitting high above the stage shouted his name so they could snap a quick photo. 916 more words


In the Fahrerlager

This is the old paddock at the Nürburgring at the time of the German Grand prix of August 5, 1956. This paddock was situated outside of the track and had a tunnel which went under the start/finish area and then giving access to the racing circuit. 442 more words


NASCAR moving away from restrictor plates, not pack racing

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — There has been a string of goodbyes at Daytona International Speedway in recent years, from Jeff Gordon and Tony Stewart to Dale Earnhardt Jr. 804 more words


Drivers competing in the 2019 Daytona 500

The 40 drivers competing in the 2019 Daytona 500, in order of starting position:


No. 24 Chevrolet, Hendrick Motorsports

DRIVER: William Byron

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