Michael Waltrip Attempting Daytona 500 With Unique Team

Michael Waltrip will be racing with Swan Racing for 2013 Daytona 500Photo - Swan Racing

Michael Waltrip will be racing with Swan Racing for 2013 Daytona 500
Photo – Swan Racing

Michael Waltrip will attempt the Daytona 500 in February. But it’s not with the team you would expect.

Waltrip will try to make the Daytona 500 field with Swan Racing in the No. 30. Swan Racing came under new ownership this past off-season and plans to run the full NASCAR season for the first time in the team’s history. David Stremme will remain with the team in 2013 but will have to sit out for the Daytona 500. Continue reading

NASCAR Nuggets from the Net – January 10, 2013

January 10, 2013

January 10, 2013

Today’s NASCAR Nuggets from the Net will focus on more silly season news to keep race fans up-to-date with the latest and greatest information available. 

There’s also, an interesting nugget about a new primetime reality TV show, showcasing a high level NASCAR exec, premiering this spring.

And of course any other interesting NASCAR news as it becomes available throughout the day.

Also just a reminder that fans can follow Daytona’s Preseason Thunder testing, today and throughout the weekend, online at SPEEDtv.com from 9am-noon ET and at the SPEED channel on TV from 1-5pm ET. Continue reading

Entry List for Sprint Cup Daytona Testing

Daytona Preseason Thunder at Daytona International Speedway on January 14, 2012 in Daytona Beach, Florida.

Daytona Preseason Thunder at Daytona International Speedway on January 14, 2012 in Daytona Beach, Florida.

Sprint Cup testing from Daytona will take place starting tomorrow. Testing is from 9am to 5pm on Thursday, Friday and Saturday with mid day breaks. The test session will be televised live on SPEED everyday as well as on speedtv.com. If weather becomes a factor, NASCAR will allow testing on Sunday.

Below is the entry list to give you a head start on tomorrow. Continue reading

NASCAR’s Gen-Six Cars Thunder into Daytona for first 2013 Test and Fan Fest

daytonapreseason2013Sixth-Generation NASCAR Sprint Cup Car debuting at The World Center of Racing this weekend!

NASCAR fans are heading to Daytona for Preseason Thunder Fan Fest, the unofficial on-track start of the 2013 NASCAR season and Daytona International Speedway is ready for a full three days of activities and action for drivers and race fans.

Daytona’s Preseason Thunder this weekend – Jan 10 – 12 – includes the only test for the Sprint Cup Series new Gen-6 car prior to the official start of the 2013 season in February. Continue reading

NASCAR Nuggets from the Net – January 7, 2013

January 7, 2013

January 7, 2013

Another great pre-season week for NASCAR Fans with Pre-Daytona testing later this week, Jan 10-12. Watch for more details posted on Fan4Racing today and as this week unfolds.

Have you ever imagined the experience of being part of the pre-race driver introduction ceremonies or the Grand Marshal or Honorary Starter for a NASCAR race? Or how about delivering or presenting the trophy to the race winner? Well read our Nuggets from the Net today and find out how you can make it happen as soon as February! Continue reading

NASCAR Nuggets from the Net: January 4, 2013

January 4, 2013

January 4, 2013

Today’s NASCAR Nuggets from the Net includes some great information from NASCAR about the 2013 Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony and NASCAR Acceleration events taking place Feb 8th and 9th, respectively. 

There are more nuggets after NASCAR’s rather large press release – including a chance for two lucky fans to be special guest at the 2013 Hall of Fame Induction – so, be sure to check them out as well. Thanks! Continue reading