DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Austin Dillon put the famed No. 3 back out front at Daytona International Speedway.
Dillon won the pole for the season-opening Daytona 500 driving the No. 3 Chevrolet — a car Richard Childress has refused to field at NASCAR's top level since Dale Earnhardt's fatal accident on the last lap of the 2001 race.
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — NASCAR driver Danica Patrick is responding to Hall of Famer Richard Petty's criticism.
Speaking at Daytona 500 media day Thursday, Patrick says the seven-time champion is entitled to his opinion. She adds that good things could come from it.
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Actor Gary Sinise will serve as honorary starter for the Daytona 500.
Sinise will wave the green flag to start the 56th running of "The Great American Race," scheduled for Feb. 23.