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  • The Backstretch Blog: Plate races, AKA The NASCAR Draft

    The Backstretch Blog: Plate races, AKA The NASCAR Draft
    And you thought NASCAR didn't have a draft. Oh sure at Daytona and Talladega there is drafting, but restictor plate racing is also as close to a draft as we get in NASCAR. How you might ask? Because speed, horse power, driving have very little to do...
  • Records show overlap between campaign cash and legislation

     
    International Speedway Corp. is trying to win millions of dollars in tax breaks from the Florida Legislature this spring for an expansion of Daytona International Speedway. And the company found a perfect way to show off the racetrack: Free tickets to the...
  • This weekend: ‘The Walking Dead’ vs. Oscars; Daytona 500; ‘CSI: NY’ season finale

     
    Sunday will be huge with movie stars, race-car drivers and zombies. The Daytona 500 will be more closely watched than usual to see if Danica Patrick can make history. The coverage starts at 1 p.m. Sunday on Fox. The Oscars must fight zombies and viewer...
  • Today: Daytona 500; Oscars; ‘The Walking Dead’; ‘The Amazing Race’

     
    The crash Saturday at Daytona International Speedway was shocking. Newscasts replayed the horrifying footage of debris going into the stands and injuring at least 28 people. (Some reports put the number at more than 30 and up to 33.) But a recurring theme...
  • Oscars light up ABC’s life; Danica Patrick boosts Daytona 500

     
    There's no singing the blues at ABC. The Oscars did good things for the Disney-owned network's ratings Sunday night. The three-hour, 35-minute telecast drew roughly 498,000 viewers in Central Florida, according to early ratings. It wasn't over until the...
  • NASCAR's New Look

     
    NASCAR has a decidedly different look for 2013, with all-new racecars debuting at the Daytona 500 on Sunday. It's a big change that should excite casual car fans as well as those hard-core enthusiasts who paint their favorite driver's number......
  • In Sunday's big events: Danica is still a real longshot, but Daniel Day-Lewis and Jennifer Lawrence are faves

     
    Interesting day on Sunday. You've got NASCAR's biggest event in the afternoon and Hollywood's biggest event at night. From Las Vegas, RJ Bell of Pregame.com has got the odds on who's going to be the day's biggest winners, and if you believe in Danica, you...
  • Buddy Dyer talks to News 13’s ‘Political Connections’; WFTV’s ‘Spotlight’ goes to Daytona International Speedway

     
    In local public-affairs programming this weekend: Orlando Mayor Buddy Dyer talks about his decade in office on “Political Connections.” The program airs at 11 a.m. and 8 p.m. Sunday on Central Florida News 13. In an interview with Ybeth...
  • Postal Service Stamps Celebrate American Muscle Cars

     
    America's romance with classic muscle cars is rooted in a desire to push the envelope. With the U.S. Postal Service's new "Muscle Cars (Forever)" stamp series ??? on sale now ??? people can celebrate that nostalgic notion on an envelope.......
  • NASCAR schedule 2013 Sprint Cup Series

     
    NASCAR schedule 2013 Sprint Cup Series races on FOX, TNT, ESPN, ABC and SPEED. Download a FREE printable 2013 NASCAR TV schedule for the Sprint Cup Series, Nationwide Series and Camping World Truck Series! When the green flag drops on the 2013 Daytona 500...
  • NASCAR on FOX 2013 schedule

     
    NASCAR on FOX 2013 schedule begins Saturday, Feb. 16, with the non-points Sprint Unlimited and includes the Daytona 500 on Sunday, Feb. 24. FOX airs the first 13 Sprint Cup points races of the season. FREE NASCAR schedule 2013 printable version ALSO SEE:...
  • NASCAR Sprint Unlimited Saturday on FOX

     
    NASCAR Sprint Unlimited Saturday, Feb. 16, on FOX from Daytona International Speedway is a non-points event featuring 19 drivers competing in three race segments, with elements of the race determined by fan voting. FREE NASCAR schedule 2013 printable...