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NASCAR Fans Ignore Request To Leave Confederate Flags At Home

The Huffington Post | Lydia O'Connor | Posted 07.06.2015 | Sports

Confederate flags flew in full force at NASCAR's Coke Zero 400 race last weekend despite event officials asking fans to keep the controversial banner ...

Joey Logano Wins Daytona 500

AP | Posted 02.22.2015 | Sports

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Joey Logano, the driver who seemed washed up at 22 years old, has won his first career Daytona 500. Logano took the le...

WATCH: It's Amazing Both Drivers Survived This Crash

Posted 01.28.2014 | Sports

The 2014 Rolex 24 at Daytona (also known as the 24 Hours of Daytona) marked the first race of the new TUDOR United SportsCar Championship series, whic...

5 Ideas for Your Next Mancation

U.S. News Travel | Posted 03.11.2014 | Travel
U.S. News Travel

How is a "mancation" different than a bachelor party? These trips are about finding the time to bond with all of your buddies in a new place or with a new activity -- not celebrating one man's last night of singledom. But similar to organizing a bachelor party, planning a mancation takes work.

Jimmie Johnson Sweeps Daytona

AP | JENNA FRYER | Posted 07.07.2013 | Sports

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. -- A flawless race gave Jimmie Johnson a perfect year at Daytona International Speedway and put him on another exclusive list. ...

NASCAR Confiscates Parts From 31 Teams

AP | Posted 09.04.2013 | Sports

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Thirty-one cars, including 16 in the Sprint Cup Series, failed inspection before Thursday's practices at Daytona Internat...

NASCAR Fans Return To Danger Zone

AP | The Associated Press | Posted 02.24.2013 | Sports

-- Say this about NASCAR fans: They don't frighten easily. One day after a harrowing crash injured dozens of fans in the stands, those same seats ar...

NASCAR Driver Released From Hospital After Crash

AP | Posted 02.24.2013 | Sports

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. -- NASCAR driver Michael Annett has been released from the hospital after an overnight stay for a bruised chest suffered in a cras...

Jordan Schultz

Danica Patrick Talks Daytona 500, Sprint Cup And The Pressure To Win | Jordan Schultz | Posted 02.22.2013 | Sports

In the 54-year history of the illustrious Daytona 500, no woman has ever started the race from the pole position. That is, not until now. Danica Patri...

WATCH: Wedding Officiant Makes Bizarre Comparison

Posted 05.18.2012 | Weddings

Friday marks the ninth annual NASCAR Day, on which fans of the sport gather at Daytona International Speedway to celebrate and raise funds for charity...

Like Taiji's Cove, Daytona Breaks My Heart -- Again

Leilani Münter | Posted 05.15.2012 | Green
Leilani Münter

My eco-awareness race car was themed after the Academy Award winning documentary The Cove, which exposed the annual slaughter of thousands of dolphins in a small cove in Taiji, Japan.

Daytona 500: Carl Edwards Wins Pole

AP | JENNA FRYER | Posted 04.20.2012 | Sports

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — Carl Edwards fell bitterly short in last season's bid to win the NASCAR championship. He's starting 2012 out front....

WATCH: Wild Finish And Crashes At Shootout In Daytona

AP | By JENNA FRYER | Posted 02.19.2012 | Sports

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. -- The pack is back. And so is the Big One. Kyle Busch edged Tony Stewart in a thrilling finish to the first race of 2012, usin...

Top 5 Weirdest Places Couples Have Wed

Posted 10.26.2012 | Weddings

Every couple wants their wedding to be "unique" or "unforgettable." But just a handful of couples go to great lengths to make their big day completely...

What You Need To Know About The Daytona 500

Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports

The 2011 Daytona 500 is just hours away, with an official start time of 1 p.m. Eastern Time on Feb. 20, 2011. Television coverage begins at Noon on FO...

How About a Spin Around Daytona Speedway, Hoss?

Binky Philips | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Binky Philips

Sometime between Thanksgiving and Christmas in 1987, I went down to Deland, Florida with my then-girlfriend-now-wife, Susan, to meet my future father-...

Potholes and the Daytona 500: NASCAR Did Exactly the Right Thing.

Ed Berliner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Ed Berliner

NASCAR is far from infallible. But in this case, they acted properly. Jamie McMurray's victory should thus carry only one footnote. In this sport, nice guys sometimes do finish first.

Motor Racing Reacts to Worldwide Recession

Steve Parker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Steve Parker

With car sales suffering worldwide, the marketing and advertising budgets, where many companies keep their racing dollars, are often the first budgets to be trimmed.