Daytona International Speedway

Austin Dillon, driver of the #3 Bass Pro Shops Chevrolet, is involved in an on-track incident following the checkered flag during the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Coke Zero 400 Powered by Coca-Cola at Daytona International Speedway on July 6, 2015 in Daytona Beach, Florida.  (Source: Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Frightening Daytona Wreck Puts NASCAR Safety In Spotlight

Perhaps the most exciting part of watching a NASCAR race is also the most dangerous.

07/07/2015

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Earnhardt Jr. Wins Rain Delayed Daytona

A horrific last-lap accident that left drivers fearing for Austin Dillon’s safety muted Dale Earnhardt Jr.’s victory in the rain-delayed race at Daytona International Speedway.

07/06/2015

DAYTONA BEACH, FL - JULY 05:  Jeff Gordon, driver of the #24 Axalta Chevrolet, is introduced to fans prior to the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Coke Zero 400 Powered by Coca-Cola at Daytona International Speedway on July 5, 2015 in Daytona Beach, Florida.  (Photo by Jerry Markland/Getty Images)

Fans Shower Gordon With Praise Before Final Daytona Race

As rain delayed his final race at Daytona International Speedway, four-time NASCAR champion Jeff Gordon was showered with cheers during driver introductions Sunday.

07/05/2015

An American and a Confederate flag are seen during practice for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Coke Zero 400 at Daytona International Speedway on July 3, 2015 in Daytona Beach, Florida. (Source: Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

NASCAR Fans Defend, Display Confederate Flags At Daytona

A growing national controversial issue has worked its way into NASCAR.

07/05/2015

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Daytona Speedway Installing Soft Walls

In the wake of Kyle Bush’s crash last February, the Daytona International Speedway has installed 4,100 feet of energy-absorbing soft walls.

07/03/2015

HOMESTEAD, FL - NOVEMBER 15: Tony Stewart, driver of the #14 Bass Pro Shops / Mobil 1 Chevrolet, practices for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Ford EcoBoost 400 at Homestead-Miami Speedway on November 15, 2014 in Homestead, Florida. (Photo by Jonathan Ferrey/Getty Images)

NASCAR Tracks Ask Fans Not To Fly Confederate Flag

Each track that hosts a NASCAR race is asking fans not to fly the Confederate flag at its events.

07/02/2015

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Sports Stadium Funding Unlikely To Pass

The future of a sport stadium funding budget may not look too good with just over a week left in a special legislative session.

06/13/2015

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Florida Senate Revives Push To Help Pro Sports Teams

Millions of dollars in funding may be given to three Florida professional sports teams and Daytona International Speedway

04/21/2015

Quarterback Ryan Tannehill #17 of the Miami Dolphins throws in the second quarter during a game against the New York Jets at Sun Life Stadium on December 28, 2014 in Miami Gardens, Florida.  (Source: Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

No Money For Stadium Projects For Now After Vote Delay

There won’t be any money being handed out to help pro sports teams in Florida, for now.

CBS Miami–02/19/2015

Cars race during qualifying for the 57th Annual Daytona 500 at Daytona International Speedway on February 15, 2015 in Daytona Beach, Florida.  (Source: Sarah Glenn/Getty Images)

NASCAR Tweaks Qualifying Procedures At Daytona

It’s been an interesting week in Daytona as the 2015 NASCAR season is just getting started.

02/18/2015

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