2015 Daytona 500 tickets on sale now
June 09, 2014, Staff report, NASCAR.com
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Tickets for the 57th running of NASCAR's most prestigious race -- the Daytona 500 -- go on sale Tuesday, June 10 with new vantage points among the offerings.
Tickets, which begin at $65 for the 2015 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series season opener, will include spots among the 40,000 new seats added nearest Turn 1 at Daytona International Speedway as part of the DAYTONA Rising renovation project. Tickets go on sale Tuesday at 9 a.m. ET.
In addition to tickets for the Great American Race, fans may also purchase tickets for all the events of Budweiser Speedweeks, the two-week festival of speed in Daytona Beach that includes the Sprint Unlimited exhibition for the Sprint Cup tour and officially kicks off the season for all three NASCAR national series.
"The Daytona 500 is the pinnacle of racing excitement, creating our sport's most memorable moments while crowning the legends of NASCAR each and every year," said Joie Chitwood III, Daytona International Speedway president. "In 2015, fans can enjoy all the pageantry and thrill of 'The Great American Race' in person, and preview some of the new amenities. ... All of Daytona Rising debuts in 2016 and the best way for fans to guarantee their spot for the grand opening is to be here next year and get on the renewal list early."
Special offers include reduced pricing on tickets for children 12 years old and under. Fans may also pre-purchase weekend infield camping for the Sprint Unlimited weekend before the Daytona 500, infield car parking packages for the Rolex 24 at Daytona for the TUDOR United SportsCar Championship, and hospitality packages and pre-race/fan zone passes for all Speedweeks events.