Daytona 500 Viewing Guide

Daytona 500 Start Time & TV Viewing Guide for 2016

Here's a quick-hit guide to get you ready for this weekend's Daytona 500, including start time and broadcast information.

View Updated Daytona 500 Odds

What day and time is the Daytona 500?

The race will be held on Sunday, February 21 at 1:00PM ET at Daytona International Speedway in Daytona Beach, Florida. The race is 200 laps covering 500 miles.

Where can I watch the Daytona 500?

Fox will carry the race on Sunday. Mike Joy, Jeff Gordon and Darrell Waltrip will be the announcers and the race will also be aired on the Motor Racing Network for those that want to listen on their radios. Joe Moore, Jeff Striegle and Rusty Wallace will be the booth announcers.

Which driver is favored to win this year?

According to oddsmakers from online sports book RealBet.eu, Dale Earnhardt Jr. is the current favorite at 11/2 odds, followed by Jimmie Johnson at 13/2. Joey Logano and Kevin Harvick are both 10/1, respectively, while Brad Keselowski, Denny Hamlin, Kyle Busch and Matt Kenseth are all 15/1, respectively.

Who earned the pole position?

Chase Elliott, who is 20/1 to win. Kenseth will start in the second position while Earnhardt earned the third position in qualifying over the weekend.

Which drivers have won most recently?

Logano won the Daytona 500 in 2015 while Earnhardt Jr. won in 2014 and Johnson won in 2013. There hasn't been a repeat winner since Sterling Marlin accomplished the feat in 1994 and 1995, so bettors may want to steer clear of Logano.

Bet the Daytona 500

Want More From TheSpread.com? Follow us on Twitter and Facebook or Subscribe to Our News Feeds!

Recent NASCAR Discussions

NASCAR: Quaker State 400 Preview on Sat, Jul 2018 by Shazman
NASCAR: Coke Zero Sugar 400 on Sat, Jul 2018 by Shazman
NASCAR: Overton's 400 Preview on Thu, Jun 2018 by Shazman
NASCAR: Michigan FireKeepers Casino 400 on Sat, Jun 2018 by Shazman
NASCAR: Pocono 400 on Sun, Jun 2018 by Shazman

NASCAR Predictions & Odds

Thumbnail NASCAR Championship Odds The NASCAR Monster Energy Cup Series is in the thick of the 2018 season and the championship picture is starting to take shape. Here’s a look at the latest odds to win it all.
Thumbnail Quaker State 400 Predictions The NASCAR Monster Energy Cup Series holds the Quaker State 400 later tonight. Here are the three drivers we think will contend...
Thumbnail Alsco 300 Predictions The NASCAR Xfinity Series drives under the lights on Friday night for the running of the Alsco 300. Here’s some contenders we like for this race.
Thumbnail Buckle Up In Your Truck 225 Picks The NASCAR Camping World Truck Series returns to action on Thursday night with the running of the Buckle Up In Your Truck 225. Here’s the drivers we like to...
Thumbnail Quaker State 400 Odds The NASCAR Monster Energy Cup Series drives under the lights this weekend for the running of the Quaker State 400 on Saturday. Here’s a look at the odds to win this race.

Nascar Headlines