The 2014 NASCAR season officially kicks off Thursday morning when Daytona International Speedway hosts its annual Preseason Thunder Fan Fest.
Autograph sessions with select drivers, guided garage tours and the opportunity to watch practice are among the events that are scheduled.
Tickets are available at the gate and are $25 per person for Thursday, and $10 for Saturday. Kids 12 and under are free throughout testing.
Gates and the Sprint FANZONE will open at 8 a.m. Event bags distributed to first 500 attendees. Go to daytonainternationalspeedway.com for more details.
Thursday, Jan. 9
FREE camping begins through either Turn 1 or Turn 4 Tunnel
Gates/Sprint FANZONE open; Event bags distributed to first 500 attendees
NASCAR Sprint Cup Series practice
Gatorade Victory Lane Photos with Harley J. Earl DAYTONA 500 trophy
Oldfield Grandstands open (access through DIS Tours building)
DIS Tours available
Oldfield Grandstands open (Turn 4)