DAYTONA Speedweeks & DAYTONA 500
DAYTONA Speedweeks Presented By AdventHealth February 9-17, 2019
DAYTONA 500 February 17, 2019
DAYTONA Speedweeks Presented By AdventHealth officially kicks off the NASCAR season with an action-packed schedule of races across several different racing series -- all at the "World Center of Racing."
Don't miss out on the nonstop action and excitement. Explore each Speedweeks Presented By AdventHealth event now, including the 61st running of the DAYTONA 500!
Video: 2019 DAYTONA 500 - the Greatest Race Awaits!
Saturday, February 9 - The Lucas Oil 200 Driven By General Tire, the ARCA Racing Series season opener and Historic North Turn Legends Beach Parade
Sunday, February 10 - DAYTONA 500 Qualifying Presented By Kroger and the Advance Auto Parts Clash doubleheader
Thursday, February 14 - The Gander RV Duel At DAYTONA 150-mile qualifying race and the Day of the Duels Motoring Festival at the Drive-In Church
Friday, February 15 - The NextEra Energy 250, the season-opening event to the NASCAR Gander Outdoors Truck Series
Saturday, February 16 - The NASCAR Racing Experience 300, the season-opening event to the NASCAR Xfinity Series
Sunday, February 17 - The DAYTONA 500, NASCAR’s biggest and most prestigious event that marks the start of the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series season.
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Daytona International Speedway has been home to the DAYTONA 500 since hosting the inaugural event in 1959. Traditionally held every February, the DAYTONA 500 is NASCAR's biggest, richest and most prestigious event of the year and the season-opener to the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series. Staged on the historic 2.5-tri-oval, the 200-lap, 500-mile event has been captured by racing greats such as Richard Petty, Dale Earnhardt, Cale Yarborough, Jeff Gordon, Dale Jarrett, Bobby Allison, Mario Andretti, A.J. Foyt, Jimmie Johnson, Kevin Harvick, Dale Earnhardt Jr., Joey Logano, and Austin Dillon.