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Daytona 500

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NASCAR Cup Series: Daytona 500 2019 | EXTENDED HIGHLIGHTS | Motorsports on NBC

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Indy Cars At Daytona: The Most Dangerous Race

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Race Rewind: 2012 Daytona 500

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Race Rewind: 2015 Daytona 500

The Daytona 500 is a 500-mile-long (805 km) Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series motor race held annually at Daytona International Speedway in Daytona Beach, Florida. It is the first of two Cup races held every year at Daytona, the second being the Coke Zero 400, and one of three held in Florida, with the annual championship showdown Ford EcoBoost 400 being held at Homestead south of Miami. It is one of the four restrictor plate races on the Cup schedule. The inaugural Daytona 500 was held in 1959 coinciding with the opening of the speedway and since 1982, it has been the season-opening race of the Cup series.
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