My 1st Daytona 500 – 1996 Edition

The 60th Running of the Daytona 500 will be run this Sunday, February 18, 2018. I remember attending my first Daytona 500 in person in February 1996, which also happened to fall on February 18. It all started with a phone call from a friend, who was looking for tickets to the 1996 Daytona 500. He knew I had attended “The Firecracker 400” in July at Daytona since 1985 and wondered if I knew anyone who had tickets for sale for him and a friend. I told him I would start looking.…

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