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Daytona Race Center

Statistics, event schedule and race information for the NASCAR Cup Series Daytona 500, Bluegreen Vacations Duel and Busch Clash at Daytona International Speedway.

Busch Clash at Daytona

Driver Averages Race Winners
Eligible Drivers Schedule of Events

Daytona 500

Driver Averages
Laps Led Leaders Race Winners
Pole Winners Schedule of Events

Track Length: 2.5 Miles
Race Length: 200 laps, 500 miles – Daytona 500
First Race: Feb. 22, 1959 – Daytona 500
Banking in Corners: 31 degrees
Banking on Straights: 3 degrees
Banking on Tri-Oval: 18 degrees
Frontstretch: 3,800 feet
Backstretch: 3,000 feet

Qualifying Record: Bill Elliott, Ford, 210.364 mph (42.783 sec.); Feb. 9, 1987
Daytona 500 Race Record: Buddy Baker, Oldsmobile, 177.602 mph (2:48:55); Feb. 17, 1980