Speedweeks Racing 2013 Daytona Beach
Daytona Beach is gearing up for the busy but exciting speedweeks that run from the end of January through mid-March as our home earns the title, “The World Center of Racing”. From Grand-Am, to sports cars and NASCAR stock cars, and finally to the exhilarating motorcycle races, Daytona Beach is ready to open their doors once again for the array of racing events in 2013. Below you will find a listing of all the upcoming events at Daytona International Speedway as we work our way up to and past “The Great American Race” - the Daytona 500. Click the links for more information on each event and to purchase tickets as we get the green flag on another exciting speedweeks.
Grand-Am 200 January 25th, 2013 The GRAND-AM Continental Tire Sports Car Challenge GRAND-AM 200 is a prelude to the Rolex 24 At Daytona and is the season-opening event.
Daytona 5K January 26th, 2013 Before the clock starts on the Rolex 24, compete in your own race in the 9th annual DAYTONA 5K Run & Fun Walk. Pound the same pavement that the sports cars will use prior to their twice-around-the-clock challenge.
Rolex 24 at Daytona January 26-27th, 2013 The Rolex 24 At Daytona features international stars of Daytona Prototype and GX and GT class racing in the ultimate test of driver and machine.
Lucas Oil 200 February 16th, 2013 During the Lucas Oil 200, racing dreams are on the line as the ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards season begins with its biggest race of the year. Don’t miss this exciting 80-lap shootout.
Sprint Unlimited February 16th, 2013 Racing’s fastest put pride on the line, as last season’s pole sitters face past event winners in the star-studded launch to the NASCAR season.
Daytona Beach Half Marathon February 17th, 2013 The Central Florida Sports Commission and Daytona International Speedway will host the fifth annual Daytona Beach Half Marathon. Just think how much quicker race cars could get this done: Good luck!
Daytona 500 Qualifying February 17th, 2013 Fractions of seconds will determine who sits on the front row for “The Great American Race.”
Unoh Battle at the Beach February 18-19th, 2013 It’s the debut of Daytona’s new 0.4-mile short-track oval, as drivers from throughout North America descend on Daytona to battle for national bragging rights.
Budweiser Duel February 21st, 2013 The stakes don’t get any higher, as drivers must fight for every position in the final step to make the starting grid for the DAYTONA 500
Nextera Energy Resources 250 February 22nd, 2013 The hard-racing, tough trucks of the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series take to the high banks on the night that always produces some of Daytona’s closest racing.
Drive4COPD 300 February 23rd, 2013 Series regulars are out to earn their stripes against some of racing’s biggest superstars in the NASCAR Nationwide Series season opener.
Daytona 500 February 24th, 2013 The Great American Race - The big one - Don’t miss out!
Supercross by Honda March 9th, 2013 Don’t miss Florida’s only AMA Supercross event in 2013, featuring your favorite AMA riders taking on the toughest course on the circuit, designed by five-time DAYTONA Supercross By Honda champ Ricky Carmichael.
Daytona Flat Track March 14-15th, 2013 The quarter-mile DAYTONA Flat Track, located outside Daytona’s Turns 1 and 2, plays host to the first of two nights featuring AMA Pro Flat Track action.
Daytona 200 March 16th, 2013 The DAYTONA 200 kicks off the 2013 GEICO Motorcycle AMA Pro Road Racing season with a 200-mile battle on Daytona's road course with America's top motorcycle stars.
I can’t imagine you haven’t found enough racing excitement in this action-packed schedule, but if you’re still itching for more, the July NASCAR events are just around the corner. So start your engines and get down to Daytona Beach for Speedweeks 2013!