Jones Talks Upcoming Coke Zero 400 Weekend In Daytona

Normally, drivers strive to “keep it straight” at Daytona International Speedway, a 2.5-mile high-banked high-speed tri-oval where control is essential.Wednesday was somewhat different for Erik Jones. Control was a relative term. Jones, one of the bright young stars for both Joe Gibbs Racing and the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series, spent the morning on the edge, free-wheeling several tire-squealing Toyotas on the “Toyota Thrill Ride” outside the speedway’s frontstretch. Speedway President Chip Wile and area media members went along for the rides, during an event promoting the July 7, 60th annual Coke…

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Daytona To Offer Chase Elliott Ticket Package For Coke Zero Sugar 400

Chase Elliott continues to eye the ultimate career breakthrough: a first victory in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series. Simultaneously, he embraces the potential significance of that breakthrough happening at Daytona International Speedway, where his father, Bill Elliott, cemented his high-banked stock car legacy in the 1980s. Chase Elliott, 22-year-old driver of the No. 9 NAPA AUTO PARTS Chevrolet Camaro ZL1, has likewise embraced the 2.5-mile tri-oval itself in his relatively brief career. He has two victories at DIS, one in the NASCAR Xfinity Series, the other in a Duel…

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