History of the Daytona 500

Author: Eddie | Subject: Nascar

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Article excerpt: It is hard to believe that America’s most prodigious NASCAR race, the Daytona 500 has been around for over half a century. It was on the 22 February 1959 that this great American tradition began and the 500 mile, 200 lap pinnacle of the NASCAR season took its place within the history of stock car racing.