The Can-Am Duels at Daytona on Thursday night and the 60th annual Daytona 500 could be very compelling and built with excitement. But they could also be very boring with follow-the-leader parade action.
Dale Earnhardt Jr. will participate in his final race at Daytona International Speedway as a full-time race car driver later tonight. Dale Jr. is still searching for his first win of the season and first since 2015 as he starts the race from the pole.
Greg DePalma and C.J. Radune of RotoWire.com preview Sunday’s Daytona 500, as an offseason of change finally gives way again to NASCAR‘s showcase event. Denny Hamlin is defending champion in a field that no longer includes Tony Stewart, Jeff Gordon and Carl Edwards but finds Dale Earnhardt Jr. back on the track after sitting out last year’s second half with concussion issues.
Greg DePalma is joined by Kenny Bruce from NASCAR.com to preview the 2017 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup season, which gets underway this week as Speedweeks culminates with next weekend’s Daytona 500. Jimmie Johnson is the defending Cup champion, though everyone must adjust to new rules that include dividing each race into shorter segments that carry points values.
Greg Biffle scored the surprise pole position for Saturday night’s Coke Zero 400 in NASCAR Sprint Cup‘s return to Daytona. Toyota was the engine to beat in February, but Ford has made up ground and Greg DePalma and C.J. Radune of RotoWire.com share their top picks.
Sprint Cup returns to Daytona for 400 miles under the lights. Joe Gibbs Racing dominated at the speedway in February, but others have since closed the gap. Greg DePalma and C.J. Radune of RotoWire.com offer their picks on who to watch. >>Listen to Prime Sports NASCAR Saturday at 1:00 p.m. ET
NASCAR returns to Daytona for the start of the second half of the 2016 season with the Coke Zero 400. Tony Stewart checked the wins column last week in California, and Formula 1 heads to Austria. By C.J. Radune Prime Sports Network Racing Analyst
Greg DePalma and C.J. Radune of RotoWire.com preview the Daytona 500, where Chase Elliott starts on the pole in the No.24 car he inherited from now-retired Jeff Gordon. Joey Logano is defending champion and starts on the third row.
Greg DePalma is joined by RotoWire.com‘s C.J. Radune live from Daytona International Speedway as they preview the 2016 season. Every race team is analyzed, as Joey Logano (left)and Denny Hamlin win nods to come away with the Sprint Cup crown in November.
C.J. Radune of RotoWire.com, freshly named Racing Writer of the Year by the Fantasy Sports Writers Association, joins Greg DePalma to preview the Sprint Unlimited at Daytona International Speedway. Matt Kenseth is defending champion in NASCAR‘s unofficial season appetizer.