Christopher Bell avoided numerous late-race incidents and passed Joey Logano coming to the white flag to win his first NASCAR Cup Series race in just his second start with Joe Gibbs Racing.
Phoenix, Arizona’s Michael McDowell won the 63rd running of the Daytona 500 on Monday morning after leading just one lap and driving through chaotic crashes on a race that started on Sunday afternoon and was delayed due to weather for over five hours.
After a week filled with pre-season action, the World Center of Racing is ready to host the super bowl of stock-car racing: the 63rd running of the Daytona 500.
2018 Daytona 500 winner Austin Dillon made a bold move on the last lap that secured him his first Daytona qualifying race after the start of the event was postponed due to weather.
Florida’s sports domination continued on Thursday night as Aric Almirola from Tampa won the first Bluegreen Vacations Duel at his home track, Daytona International Speedway.
Before racing in the Daytona 500, all 44 drivers attempting to start the “great American race” must conquer the Duels, a pair of races which will finalize and set the starting order for Sunday’s big race.