Visit Nascar in Daytona's Summer Classic in a Big Rig

Image Courtesy of Daytona International Speedway Facebook Fan Page

Image Courtesy of Daytona International Speedway Facebook Fan Page

Daytona International Speedway is the home of "The Great American Race". The Coke Zero 400 is the biggest, richest and most prestigious race in America/ Our series of Nascar blogs provides information on Tickets, Big Rig Parking, Directions and the Schedule of Events. Parking for The Daytona Motor Speedway is FREE but available for Bobtail trucks only.

TICKET INFO
Please Call 800-PIT-SHOP (800-748-7467)
Please Visit DaytonaInternationalSpeedway.com

Image Courtesy of Daytona International Speedway Facebook Fan Page

Image Courtesy of Daytona International Speedway Facebook Fan Page

There are 10 Truck Stops within 58 miles of the race track that you may be able to drop your trailer at so that you can Bobtail to the park or leave it all at the truck stop and consider a Taxi or Rideshare service... (and now you can enjoy a beer at the theme park).

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TRUCK STOPS NEARBY: You may be able to drop your trailer at some of these locations or park and cab to the event.

Image Courtesy of Daytona International Speedway Facebook Fan Page


Image Courtesy of Daytona International Speedway Facebook Fan Page

  1. Love's Travel Stop Ormond Beach, FL I-95 Exit 273 - Approx. 11 Miles NW of Daytona International Speedway
  2. Exum Energy New Smyrna Beach, FL  I-95 Exit 249  - Approx. 14 Miles SE of Daytona International Speedway
  3. Stuckey's Scottsmore, FL  I-95 Exit 231  - Approx. 31 Miles S of Daytona International Speedway
  4. Sugar Creek Amoco Mims, FL I-95 Exit 223  - Approx. 38 Miles S of Daytona International Speedway
  5. Flying J St. Augustine, FL I-95 Hwy 206 Exit 305  - Approx. 42  Miles NW of Daytona International Speedway
  6. A & K Truck Stop Zellwood, FL US-441  - Approx. 46 Miles SW of Daytona International Speedway
  7. Sunoco #2572 Palatka, FL Hwy 17 and Hwy 100  - Approx. 49 Miles NW of Daytona International Speedway
  8. Acme Truck Stop Orlando, FL South Orange Street Ave  - Approx. 56 Miles NW of Daytona International Speedway
  9. Kangaroo Express #6532 Orlando, FL US-527  - Approx. 57 Miles S of Daytona International Speedway
  10. Acme Operations  Orlando, FL Hwy 91 Exit 254  - Approx. 58 Miles S of Daytona International Speedway

Friday, July 3rd  

  • 12 pm Stadium gates and Sprint FANZONE open
  • 12 pm  Midway display area open outside Turn 1
  • 12 pm – 5:55 pm Inspection Station open
  • 2 pm – 2:55 pm NASCAR XFINITY Series practice
  • 3 pm – 3:55 pm NASCAR Sprint Cup Series practice
  • 4 pm – 4:55 pm NASCAR XFINITY Series final practice
  • 5 pm – 5:55 pm NASCAR Sprint Cup Series final practice

   Saturday, July 4th

  • 8 am – 12 pm Richard Petty Driving Experience Ride-Alongs available
  • 10 am  Midway display area open outside Turn 1
  • 12:30 pm Stadium gates and Sprint FANZONE open
  • 12:30 pm – 7:30 pm Inspection Station open
  • 1 pm – 5 pm Coke Zero 400 trophy photos inside Gatorade Victory Lane
  • 1:15 pm – 2:00 pm Driver Appearance: NASCAR XFINITY Series driver autograph session inside Goodyear Legends Area. Drivers scheduled to appear include Chase Elliott, Ryan Reed, Regan Smith, Daniel Suarez
  • 1:45 pm – 4:15 pm Guided Garage Tours for fans 18 years and older in Sprint FANZONE (limited number of tours available)
  • 2:00 pm – 2:15 pm Driver Appearance: NASCAR XFINITY Series driver Brian Scott on the FDOT Main Stage
  • 2:35 pm NASCAR XFINITY Series qualifying
  • 4:15 pm – 6:45 pm Live Music on the FDOT Main Stage
  • 4:35 pm 7-Eleven NASCAR Sprint Cup Series qualifying
  • 6:30 pm – 7 pm Pre-Race track crossover gates open
  • 7 pm NASCAR XFINITY Series driver introductions
  • 7:30 pm Subway Firecracker 250 Powered By Coca-Cola (100 laps, 250 miles)

   Sunday, July 5th  

  • 8 am – 11:50 am Richard Petty Driving Experience Ride-Alongs available
  • 10 am  Midway display area open outside Turn 1
  • 1:30 pm Stadium gates and Sprint FANZONE open
  • 1:30 pm – 5 pm Coke Zero 400 trophy photos inside Gatorade Victory Lane
  • 1:30 pm – 7:15 pm Pre-Race track crossover gates open
  • 1:30 pm – 7:15 pm Inspection Station open
  • 2 pm – 5:30 pm Guided Garage Tours for fans of all ages in Sprint FANZONE (limited number of tours available)
  • 3:30 pm – 3:45 pm VIP Appearance: Multi-platinum selling singer songwriter Kip Moore on the FDOT Main Stage in Sprint FANZONE
  • 3:45 pm – 4 pm  Driver Appearance: Coca-Cola Family Racing driver & DAYTONA 500 Champion Joey Logano in the Coke Club
  • 4 pm – 4:15 pm  Driver Appearance: Coca-Cola Family Racing driver Denny Hamlin on the FDOT Main Stage in Sprint FANZONE
  • 4 pm – 4:15 pm  Driver Appearance: NASCAR Sprint Cup Series driver Austin Dillon in the Coke Club
  • 4:30 pm – 4:45 pm   Driver Appearance: DAYTONA 500 Champion Joey Logano on the FDOT Main Stage in Sprint FANZONE
  • 4:30 pm – 5 pm  Autograph Session: Congressional Medal of Honor Recipients at Goodyear Legends Row in Sprint FANZONE
  • 4:45 pm – 5 pm   Driver Appearance: Coca-Cola Family Racing driver Tony Stewart on the FDOT Main Stage in Sprint FANZONE
  • 5 pm – 5:15 pm  Driver Appearance: NASCAR Sprint Cup Series driver Aric Almirola on the FDOT Main Stage in Sprint FANZONE
  • 5:15 pm – 5:30 pm  Driver Appearance: NASCAR Sprint Cup Series driver Martin Truex Jr. on the FDOT Main Stage in Sprint FANZONE
  • 6 pm  Multi-platinum selling singer songwriter Kip Moore on Pre-Race concert stage at the exit of Pit Road
  • 7:15 pm NASCAR Sprint Cup Series driver introductions
  • 7:45 pm 57th Annual Coke Zero 400 Powered By Coca-Cola (160 laps, 400 miles)


Danielle Roberts

Danielle Roberts is the major contributing author to 365Trucking.com. Danielle has been a professional driver for over eight years and strives to show the positive side to trucking. Danielle is also a volunteer at OperationRoger.com a group of truckers providing pet transport to pets in need.