| Feb 23, 2014
| 5:53 PM
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. -- The Daytona 500 was halted after 38 laps Sunday because of rain.
The field was under a caution period in NASCAR's season-opening race when the rain arrived at Daytona International Speedway at 2:12 p.m. EST.
[Update: The race...
| Feb 13, 2014
| 9:05 AM
Danica Patrick, responding to comments by NASCAR legend Richard Petty that questioned her racing skills, said Thursday that "everyone's entitled to their own opinion."
Petty, who won a record 200 races and now co-owns a NASCAR team, said last...
| Feb 15, 2014
| 9:44 PM
One moment NASCAR's Tony Stewart was doing what he loves, racing a high-powered sprint car at a small dirt track on a summer night, and the next moment his right leg was shattered.
Stewart crashed at full speed into a stalled car in Oskaloosa, Iowa,...
| Jan 16, 2014
| 7:59 AM
With more than 70 years under its belt, Bike Week has proved to be a tried and true tradition. Hundreds of thousands of bikers pour in each year to enjoy the sunshine on their shoulders as they ride their motorcycles down the streets of Daytona Beach....
| Mar 12, 2014
| 11:59 AM
Sun, sand and suds have been attracting bikers to Daytona Beach since the inaugural running of the Daytona 200 in 1937. According to the Daytona Beach Chamber of Commerce, the race was canceled in 1942 during WWII as the nation’s war efforts limited...
| Mar 21, 2014
| 7:22 AM
Check out festivals and events in March across the state.
This list is organized by region.
Central Florida (including Orlando, Kissimmee, Daytona Beach, Sanford, the Space Coast, Lakeland/Polk and Lake County)
Feb. 1 -March 9: Bands Brew and BBQ...
| Jan 22, 2014
| 2:52 PM
NASCAR on Wednesday abandoned single-car qualifying for a group format that features elimination or "knockout" rounds to determine a race's starting lineup.
The changes apply to all three of NASCAR's national series: its premier Sprint Cup Series, the...
| Jan 27, 2014
| 1:29 PM
What do you get when you take two stationary cameras aimed at a dozen different angles and shoot some 4,979 images over a 5-hour period at Daytona International Speedway? A unique, fast-forward view of sunset, nighttime-racing, a blurring ferris wheel and...
| Oct 17, 2013
| 1:00 PM
It's mostly been rough sledding for Danica Patrick in her first full season in NASCAR's premier Sprint Cup Series.
But this Sunday's race at Talladega Superspeedway in Alabama offers Patrick a strong opportunity to make history as the first woman to win...
| Jan 20, 2014
| 10:54 AM
A new chapter in American sports-car racing opens Saturday with the 52nd running of the Rolex 24 at Daytona endurance race.
The 24-hour race at Florida's Daytona International Speedway is the first of 12 races on the calendar for the newly formed...
| Jan 9, 2014
| 9:27 AM
Taste Of The 24, a Jan. 25 event presented by Halifax Health, is kicking off a program that will award a minimum of 10 $2,500 scholarships to Volusia County high school students in May.
Held during the running of the Rolex 24, the Taste of the 24 will...
| Oct 17, 2013
| 4:32 PM
For 2014, Chrysler's SRT Viper gets a new hue ??? what it's called, however, will be up to you. Today, the automaker launched the SRT Viper Color Contest, allowing fans to give an official name to the Viper???s new blue......