Daytona 500 Guide
The 53rd running of the Daytona 500 will take place on February 20, 2011. Got questions about the event? We’ve put together a viewing guide complete with odds, betting information and much more.
Instead of the biggest event being held at the end of the year like most professional sports, NASCAR kicks off each season with each biggest event. That being of course the Daytona 500.
The Daytona 500 is highly regarded by many as being the most important prestigious race on the NASCAR schedule. See below for information on the 2011 Daytona 500 and please check back for updated info as it gets released.
Event: Daytona 500
Date: Sunday, February 20, 2011
Location: Daytona Beach, Florida
Venue: Daytona International Speedway
Distance: 500 miles (804.7km)
2011 Daytona 500 Start Time: 1:19PM ET
2011 Daytona 500 Odds: Kevin Harvick Favored at 6/1
TV Schedule: FOX, starting at Noon ET
Last 10 Daytona 500 Winners:
2010: Jamie McMurray
2009: Matt Kenseth
2008: Ryan Newman
2007: Kevin Harvick
2006: Jimmie Johnson
2005: Jeff Gordon
2004: Dale Earnhardt, Jr.
2003: Michael Waltrip
2002: Ward Burton
2001: Michael Waltrip
Posted: 8/25/10 7:30PM ET