Earnhardt's confidence sky high amid return for Daytona 500
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) -- Dale Earnhardt Jr. traded in his T-shirt, jeans and sneakers for a head-to-toe pilot uniform, climbed up the portable stairs and slipped into the cockpit of the iconic Goodyear Blimp....

Hamlin gets contract extension from Gibbs and sponsor FedEx
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) -- Denny Hamlin moved one contract closer to being a lifelong Joe Gibbs Racing driver Thursday, signing an extension that included a new deal for longtime sponsor FedEx....

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Hamlin spoils Earnhardt return with last-lap pass for win
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) -- Denny Hamlin didn't need a Toyota teammate to grab another win at Daytona International Speedway....

Logano takes advantage of late crash, wins Clash at Daytona
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) -- The real clash at Daytona came when Denny Hamlin and Brad Keselowski wrecked on the final lap....

Austin Theriault wins accident-ended ARCA race at Daytona
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) -- Austin Theriault would have welcomed another restart in the ARCA season opener....

Rain postpones start of exhibition Clash at Daytona
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) -- The first official NASCAR event of Speedweeks was postponed by rain at Daytona International Speedway....