Perfect Storm: The 500 and fight that changed…

1979 Daytona 500 changed NASCAR forever, with assist from huge snowstorm and spectacular finish

Drivers competing in the 2019 Daytona 500

Drivers competing in the 2019 Daytona 500, the 61st running of 'The Great American Race'

Sam Bass, NASCAR's paint-scheme artist, dies at 57

Sam Bass, who helped design paint schemes and program covers for NASCAR, dies at 57

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No female drivers in Daytona 500, but pipeline…

Fan favorite Danica Patrick is missing from Daytona for the first time since 2011, leaving a void that could end up getting filled by Hailie Deegan, Natalie Decker and other female drivers.

AP Was There: Yarborough-Allison brawl mars '79 Daytona 500

AP Was There: Yarborough-Allison brawl mars '79 Daytona 500

The Latest: Johnson hopes to run Boston Marathon…

Jimmie Johnson has a lofty goal for the Boston Marathon: completing the grueling, 26.2-mile course in less than three hours

AP Was There: Petty wins fight-marred 1979 Daytona 500

AP Was There: Petty wins fight-marred 1979 Daytona 500

IndyCar revving up tons of momentum for 2019…

IndyCar heads into 2019 with everything going in the right direction both on the track and in business

Joe Gibbs touched by support following death of son

Joe Gibbs has been touched by support from the NASCAR community since his eldest son J.D

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Byron wins Daytona 500 pole, puts Hendrick up…

William Byron has won the pole for next week's Daytona 500, giving Hendrick Motorsports the top starting spot for the fifth consecutive year

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

Richard Petty has long stood as NASCAR's record holder with 200 wins

Truex and Wallace top Daytona speed charts in…

Martin Truex Jr. made a fast debut at Joe Gibbs Racing by posting the quickest lap on the opening day of practice for the Daytona 500

Lackluster racing dampens expectations for Daytona 500

The Daytona 500 is shaping up to be a snoozer of a showcase event based on three exhibition races that were short on entertainment

NASCAR moving away from restrictor plates, not pack racing

The Daytona 500 will be the final NASCAR race for horsepower-sapping restrictor plates

NASCAR to disqualify illegal cars in move to…

NASCAR will strip victories from teams found to have illegal race cars after the race

Tirico chosen to host NBC's inaugural Indy 500…

NBC Sports will use Mike Tirico as the host of its inaugural Indianapolis 500 coverage in May

Johnson causes another crash at Daytona, concedes mistake

Seven-time NASCAR champion Jimmie Johnson accepted blame for causing a second crash in five days at Daytona International Speedway, saying "everyone makes mistakes."

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NASCAR tries to end slide with push for more…

NASCAR has radically revamped its racing packing in an aggressive push to improve its on-track product

Ferrari presents new F1 car to challenge Mercedes

Ferrari unveils its new Formula One car, one that it hopes can finally end its title drought