Rules and Participants For 2018 Advance Auto Parts Clash at Daytona Set

NASCAR fans get a double-dose of racing action to open the 2018 season on Sunday, February 11, with The Advance Auto Parts Clash at Daytona International Speedway capping a day that starts with Coors Light Pole Award qualifying for the 60th Annual Daytona 500.   A star-studded lineup of elite drivers will battle in the 75-lap event which airs live on FS1, MRN and SiriusXM NASCAR Radio at 3 pm ET. The annual preseason race will be run in two segments, with a competition caution at lap 25 separating the segments.

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Joey Logano Wins Thrilling Clash at Daytona Ending on Sunday

Daytona Beach, Fla – It was back to the glory days for the season opening NASCAR race at Daytona. Since 1979, NASCAR has held an all-star event format formerly known as the Busch Clash. Every year, this race kicks off Daytona Speedweeks. Recently though, the race was renamed and moved to run under the lights. But, a name change back to the “Clash” in the offseason and a rainout from last night, forced this year’s “Clash” to be run back to daytime hours. That threw a wrinkle to everything, as all…

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Keselowski/Hamlin Lead Clash Practices on Friday in Daytona

Daytona Beach, Fla – For the first time of the 2017 season, the NASCAR drivers took to the track on Friday afternoon. It wasn’t the full Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series field rather than 17 of the 42 entered cars for next Sunday’s 59th running of the Daytona 500. Those 17 are the ones eligible for Saturday night’s Advance Auto Parts Clash at Daytona (8 p.m. ET/FS1/MRN) as the two practice sessions today were just for the Clash. In the first session, Brad Keselowski led the way in the non…

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Brad Keselowski Will Start of the Pole for Saturday Night’s Advance Auto Parts Clash at Daytona

Daytona Beach, Fla – The first race of the 2017 NASCAR season will be run on Saturday night as 17 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series drivers will take to the 2.5-mile Daytona International Speedway for the Advance Auto Parts Clash at Daytona (8 p.m. ET/FS1/MRN). The annual 75 lap race that has been contested every year since 1979, will be run under a 14th different format this weekend. There will be a competition caution at Lap 25 separating the two segments. Unlike previous years, the starting field for the 2017 Clash…

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