~Grandstand will feature 40,000 New Seats near Turn 1 as part of DAYTONA Rising~
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. –Tickets to NASCAR’s biggest, richest and most prestigious race – the 57th annual DAYTONA 500 on Sunday, Feb. 22 – will go on sale Tuesday, June 10 at 9 a.m. (ET). Tickets for the DAYTONA 500, won earlier this year by Dale Earnhardt Jr. for his second career victory in “The Great American Race,” start at $65.
“The DAYTONA 500 is the pinnacle of racing excitement, creating our sport’s most memorable moments while crowning the legends of NASCAR each and every year,” said Daytona International Speedway President Joie Chitwood III. “In 2015, fans can enjoy all the pageantry and thrill of “The Great American Race” in person, and preview some of the new amenities as a portion of DAYTONA Rising will open including 40,000 new seats near Turn 1. All of DAYTONA Rising debuts in 2016 and the best way for fans to guarantee their spot for the grand opening is to be here next year and get on the renewal list early!”
For the third straight year, the Speedway is offering special youth pricing for Budweiser Speedweeks 2015:
· 57th DAYTONA 500: Children 12 and under will receive 50 percent off all backstretch grandstand seats while supplies last. Children 12 and under are also free in the Sprint FANZONE
· All other Budweiser Speedweeks events: Children 12 and under are $10 in reserved grandstands and free in general admission areas and in the Sprint FANZONE.
In addition to the 57th annual Daytona 500, tickets for all Budweiser Speedweeks 2015 events will be available for purchase including the NASCAR Nationwide Series race, the NextEra Energy Resources 250 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race, the Budweiser Duel, The Sprint Unlimited At Daytona and Lucas Oil 200 Presented By MAV TV American Real doubleheader and Daytona 500 Qualifying Presented By Kroger.
Race fans can also pre-purchase weekend infield camping for The Sprint Unlimited weekend; Rolex 24 At Daytona infield car parking packages; and hospitality packages and Pre-Race/Sprint FANZONE passes for all Budweiser Speedweeks 2015 events.
Race fans have three different ways to purchase tickets:
· Online at www.daytonainternationalspeedway.com
· Calling 1-800-PITSHOP
· Visiting the Daytona International Speedway ticket office
The stars of NASCAR return to Daytona International Speedway on July 3-5. Tickets to the Coke Zero 400 Powered By Coca-Cola NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race and the Subway Firecracker 250 Powered By Coca-Cola NASCAR Nationwide Series race are available by calling 1-800-PITSHOP or online at www.daytonainternationalspeedway.com.
You can also catch the Coke Zero 400 Powered By Coca-Cola live from Daytona International Speedway on Saturday, July 5 at 6:30 p.m. ET on TNT.
Fans can follow NASCAR and stay up to speed on the latest news by using hashtag #NASCAR and #COKEZERO400. Fans can also stay connected with Daytona International Speedway on Twitter, Facebook and Pinterest for the latest news all season long. Fans can follow the latest on DAYTONA Rising, the $400 million frontstretch renovation at the “World Center of Racing” by using #DAYTONARising on Twitter or visiting www.daytonarising.com.