Daytona 500 Essentials
Teams thrash for months preparing for the Daytona 500, which means you shouldn't ease into this race without some ready juice either.
Find the starting lineup plus race day notes by Dustin Long and five storylines to follow by Nate Ryan at NBC Sports. If you want to know the flavor of the week's competition, check out Fox Sports' video recaps of Saturday's Xfinity Series race won by JR Motorsports' Noah Gragson, Friday's Truck Series race won by Grant Enfinger, and Thursday's Duels won by Joey Logano and William Byron.
As for the man who will start the 62nd running of the Daytona 500 up front, Ricky Stenhouse Jr. had much to say our Dale Jr. Download Daytona preview show on Friday.
So, too, did two-time Daytona 500 winner Jimmie Johnson, who will retire from full-time racing following the 2020 season. He stopped by the Chevrolet Experience Center on Friday to talk about what is most likely his final Daytona 500.