Monday, June 30, 2014

Travel Tips: Daytona International Speedway – July 3-5, 2014

credit: NASCAR Media
The Sprint Cup and Nationwide Series visit Daytona International Speedway for the second time this season, celebrating Independence Day with the Nationwide Series Subway Firecracker 250 on Friday, July 4 and the Sprint Cup Series Coke Zero 400 on Saturday, July 5.

Key on-track times:

Thursday, July 3
  • Nationwide Series practice – noon ET
  • Sprint Cup Series practice – 4 and 6:35 p.m. ET

Friday, July 4 –
  • Nationwide Series qualifying – 3:10 p.m. ET
  • Sprint Cup Series qualifying – 5:10 p.m. ET
  • Nationwide Series Firecracker 250 Powered by Coca Cola race – 7:30 p.m. ET

Saturday, July 5 –
  • Sprint Cup Series Coke Zero 400 race – 7:30 p.m. ET

Following the Coke Zero 400, Daytona will host its huge fireworks show, a 15-minute display shot from 15 locations around the track, with more than 11,000 individual explosions. Find out more about it here.

For a complete schedule of events, including driver appearances and special events, click here.

Get more information and purchase tickets for this weekend’s action at