DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. -- The report from the track at 3:18am, ET, wasn't good news: The tenth full course yellow was called for inclement weather. Rain has been persistent throughout the night, but its recent increase in intensity caused race officials to take proactive measures. Green-flag racing did not resume until 4:12am, ET.
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. -- Running second with a few laps left on June 12, 2013, Jason Leffler was involved in a crash during a sprint car heat race at the 5⁄8-mile Bridgeport Speedway in Logan Township, NJ, resulting in his his car suffering a front suspension failure that caused it to crash into a wall and flip over repeatedly.
Central Fla internet reporter wins 1st place breaking news award for car in catch fence at Daytona, complimenting earlier awards in print media for racing news
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. -- Henry Frederick, an experienced internet-based journslist in Central Florida who publishes Headline Surfer, has won journalism awards for literally dozens of stories since the mid-1990s, both with print media and online. He's among the aggresive breaking news reporters in the Sunshine State whose career in journalism going back to the mid-1980s, has been built on the cops and courts beat. He's also won quite a few awards for motorsports coverage at Daytona icluding a first place award for breaking news in 2016 for the car that tore into the catch fence in the Coke Zero 400, the debris injuring several fans.
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – Multi-platinum recording artist and actress Jordin Sparks, whose faith-based film "God Bless The Broken Road" will be in theaters early 2017, will perform the National Anthem for the 59th annual Daytona 500 on Feb. 26 at Daytona International Speedway.
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. -- Daytona State College's men's and women's soccer teams will have their own home field in 2017, as construction begins on a new state-of-the-art complex, complete with a high-definition video scoreboard and infrastructure to support live sports-broadcasting events.
2017 Headline Surfer Hall of Fame: NASCAR CEO Brian France: Legacy cemented with Jimmie Johnson's record-tying 7th championship
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. -- NASCAR CEO Brian France may finally get the credit that has eluded him, and to an extent, his older sister, Lesa France Kennedy, in inheriting the leadership reigns of their later father's motorsports empire more than a decade ago.
2-time Daytona 500 champion Dale Earnhardt Jr. joining NBC broadcast booth for Talladega & Martinsville races