The Early Lead: Daytona 500


Posted at 02:33 PM ET, 03/04/2013

NRA will sponsor NASCAR Sprint Cup race

NRA sponsored a Nationwide Series race in Atlanta last year.

By Cindy Boren  |  02:33 PM ET, 03/04/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Auto racing, Daytona 500

Posted at 01:52 PM ET, 02/24/2013

James Franco at Daytona 500: "Drivers and Danica, start your engines"

Well, this an awkward beginning to the Daytona 500.

By Cindy Boren  |  01:52 PM ET, 02/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Danica Patrick, Daytona 500

Posted at 01:25 PM ET, 02/24/2013

Daytona 500 scene: Ray Lewis, 50 Cent, Erin Andrews

Celebrities, drivers and Ray Lewis mix on the infield before the race begins.

By Cindy Boren  |  01:25 PM ET, 02/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Auto racing, Daytona 500, Ray Lewis

Posted at 12:44 PM ET, 02/24/2013

Daytona 500: Race is on schedule after crash injured fans

NASCAR will look for answers to horrifying crash as fans recover ... and head back to the track.

By Cindy Boren  |  12:44 PM ET, 02/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Auto racing, Danica Patrick, Daytona 500

Posted at 03:14 PM ET, 02/18/2013

Will Danica Patrick win the Daytona 500?

Winning a race would mean she's known for something other than sexy Super Bowl commercials.

By Cindy Boren  |  03:14 PM ET, 02/18/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Auto racing, Danica Patrick, Daytona 500, Jeff Gordon