Feb
14

Daytona Speedweeks Schedule

Racing

Is it that time of year already?! Daytona is here, and we've got you covered with a full schedule so you won't miss one minute of on track action from 'The World Center of Racing.'

The No. 48 Lowe's Chevrolet officially hits the track for the first time under the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series banner on Friday, February 17:

(Note - all times are Eastern)

-- 5-5:55 P.M. Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series first practice for The Clash at Daytona, FS1
-- 6:30-7:25 P.M. Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series final practice for The Clash at Daytona, FS1

Then Saturday is highlighted by the newly renamed Clash at Daytona, a race Jimmie Johnson won in 2005:

-- 11:30 A.M.-3:25 P.M. Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Daytona 500 qualifying practice, FS1
-- 8 P.M. Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Advance Auto Parts Clash at Daytona , FS1

On Sunday, see if Jimmie can score his third pole in 'The Great American Race':

-- 3:10 P.M. Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Daytona 500 Qualifying, FOX

After a few days off, action picks back up on Thursday, highlighted by the Can-Am Duels, which set the field for the 500:

-- Noon-12:55 P.M. Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series practice, FS1
-- 7 P.M. First Can-Am Duel race , FS1
-- 9 P.M. (approx.) Second Can-Am Duel race, FS1

On Friday and Saturday, Chad Knaus has his final opportunities to get the No. 48 right where he wants it for the big race:

Friday:

-- 1-1:55 P.M. Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Daytona 500 practice, FS1
-- 3-3:55 P.M. Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Daytona 500 practice, FS1

Saturday:

-- 12:30-1:55 P.M. Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Daytona 500 final practice, FS1

The week culminates on Sunday, where Jimmie goes for his third Daytona 500 triumph in the 59th Running of the 'Great American Race' on February 26th:

-- 2 P.M. Daytona 500, FOX