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The Struts to play free concert on AAA Stage at Victory Plaza on Oct. 1

The Struts, an English rock band that has opened for acts such as The Rolling Stones, Motley Crue and Guns N’ Roses, will perform a free concert on the AAA … ( + )

Fans can see Goodyear Tire Test on July 25; Junior, Logano among drivers scheduled

Earnhardt, Kenseth, Logano, Cassill scheduled to participate in Monster Mile session Dover International Speedway will open one section of grandstands for fans on Tuesday, July 25 as four Monster Energy … ( + )

Dale Earnhardt Jr.’s final Dover race coming this Fall

Dale Earnhardt Jr.’s upcoming retirement has prompted thousands of fans to look back on the career of one of NASCAR’s top ambassadors over the last two decades. The 14-time winner … ( + )

The Smokehouse, benefiting the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation, coming Oct. 1

Event, entering 10th year, has raised more than $700,000 for families in need Dover International Speedway is expanding its annual salute to our hometown heroes by welcoming all fans to … ( + )

Buy Fall Tickets Today!

NEW FOR 2017: Junior Tickets for Children 12 and Under FREE for Friday and Saturday races Click here or call 800-441-RACE to purchase tickets. Payment plans can be established for as … ( + )

Jimmie Johnson Answers Questions Oct. 1

Be a part of the action when Jimmie Johnson, the seven-time Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series champion, participates in exclusive question-and-answer sessions before the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series playoff … ( + )

Dover International Speedway announces 2018 NASCAR event dates

Dover International Speedway officials have announced that NASCAR will return to the Monster Mile in 2018 for two tripleheader weekends on May 4-6 and Oct. 5-7. The May 4-6, 2018 … ( + )

Johnson celebrates No. 11 at Monster Mile

By Colton Wood Jimmie Johnson had to travel through quite a bit of traffic, and even go six extra miles, to make some more history. After starting from the rear … ( + )

Larson on top in ‘OneMain Financial 200’

By Colton Wood Kyle Larson showed his dominance in practice and qualifying prior to Saturday’s “OneMain Financial 200” NASCAR XFINITY Series Dash 4 Cash race. Starting on the pole, Larson … ( + )

Kyle Larson earns pole for “OneMain Financial 200”

Kyle Larson is showing off his dominance in the NASCAR XFINITY Series this week at Dover International Speedway. With a 22.864-second (157.453 mph) lap time, Larson was 0.078 of a … ( + )

Kyle Busch, Kyle Larson lead “AAA 400 Drive for Autism” practice sessions

“AAA 400 Drive for Autism” pole winner Kyle Busch continued his speedy success on Saturday at Dover International Speedway. Busch registered the quickest time in the first practice session at … ( + )

Rookie Briscoe takes “Bar Harbor 200” pole

After struggling a bit during practice, Chase Briscoe found the right formula to earn the pole for Friday’s “Bar Harbor 200” presented by Sea Watch International NASCAR Camping World Truck … ( + )

Larson, Kenseth head field during ‘AAA 400 Drive for Autism’ practice

Kyle Larson has yet to win in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series at Dover International Speedway. If Friday’s first MENCS practice was any indication, Larson, who is second in … ( + )

Larson, Blaney lead “OneMain Financial 200” practice sessions

Kyle Larson led the field during Friday’s first practice session for the “OneMain Financial 200” NASCAR XFINITY Series Dash 4 Cash race at Dover International Speedway. Larson, who is in … ( + )

Dover International Speedway to honor Richard Petty’s 80th birthday on Sunday, June 4

  NASCAR legend to appear on AAA Stage at Victory Plaza before ‘AAA 400 Drive for Autism’ Richard Petty, NASCAR’s all-time leader in victories who celebrates his 80th birthday on … ( + )

Junior Tickets FREE for Children 12 and under Sept. 29-30

NASCAR fans can lock down their 2017 seats today for the Sept. 29-Oct. 1 NASCAR tripleheader weekend at the Monster Mile! Order your FREE Junior tickets today! Tickets for children … ( + )

Gragson leads NASCAR Camping World Truck Series practice

Rookie Noah Gragson turned the fastest laps during Thursday’s practice sessions for the “Bar Harbor 200” presented by Sea Watch International NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race at Dover International … ( + )

Cassidy Daniels to sing national anthem on June 4

Cassidy Daniels, an 18-year-old singer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist, will sing the national anthem during prerace festivities before the “AAA 400 Drive for Autism” Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series race at … ( + )

Ease your admission by arriving early for the “AAA 400 Drive for Autism” on Sunday, June 4

We here at Dover International Speedway are very excited for you to join us for the Sunday, June 4 “AAA 400 Drive for Autism” Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series race! It … ( + )

New food selections abound for June 2-4 NASCAR weekend

NASCAR fans gathering at Dover International Speedway for the upcoming June 2-4 tripleheader weekend will have some new food choices to select from as they explore the Monster Mile. Five … ( + )

OneMain Financial to sponsor NASCAR XFINITY Series race on June 3

OneMain Financial will serve as the entitlement sponsor for the NASCAR XFINITY Series Dash 4 Cash race on Saturday, June 3, at Dover International Speedway, track officials announced Monday, May 15. … ( + )

NASCAR Autograph Sessions June 2-4 at Dover

Keep an eye on this page to stay up to date with all of the planned autograph sessions around the track during our June 2-4 NASCAR tripleheader weekend FRIDAY, JUNE … ( + )

See the Budweiser Clydesdales on July 13

The world famous Budweiser Clydesdales will make an appearance at Dover International Speedway and Dover Downs Hotel & Casino on Thursday, July 13. America’s most famous marketing icons will make … ( + )

Country star Chase Bryant to play FREE concert on June 4

NASCAR driver Austin Dillon also scheduled to appear on the AAA Stage at Victory Plaza; Brandon Ray performs on Saturday Chase Bryant, a Red Bow recording artist and a young … ( + )

Ryan Truex helps announce MMYN Design Challenge winner

NASCAR Camping World Truck Series star Ryan Truex visited Robert S. Gallaher Elementary School in Newark, Del., on Tuesday, April 25 to help announce the winner of Dover International Speedway’s … ( + )

‘KDI Restart Zone’ will debut in Turn 4 during June 2-4 NASCAR weekend 

Dover International Speedway and KDI Office Technology, the fastest growing, independent office technology provider in the mid-Atlantic region, have reached a multi-year agreement on naming and advertising rights for the … ( + )

Speedway to Host International Drone Racing Series’ USA Race from 2017-19

The International Drone Racing Association (IDRA) has announced a new partnership with Dover International Speedway. The IDRA will hold its USA event at the track famously known as “The Monster … ( + )

Win a Spot on Team Dover’s Roster for May 3 Rivalry Day!

In the fifth annual Dover vs. Pocono Rivalry Day, the Monster Mile is giving one lucky fan the chance to play for Team Dover at the home of the Lehigh … ( + )

Bar Harbor Foods, Sea Watch Intl. to sponsor NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race on June 2

Dover International Speedway and Sea Watch International, ltd. have reached an agreement for Bar Harbor Foods to serve as the entitlement sponsor for the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race … ( + )

Monster Mile Movie Night features ‘The Angry Birds Movie’ on June 3

Just after the Fireworks show in the campground at 9 p.m. on Saturday nights of our two NASCAR tripleheader weekends (June 3 and Sept. 30), “Monster Mile Movie Night” will … ( + )

The Pit Stop includes Turn 4 ticket, Mission BBQ food

Dover International Speedway is giving Monster Mile guests the opportunity to add more food and drink options, as well as convenience, to their race experience. Adding The Pit Stop gives … ( + )

The Pit Stop includes Mission BBQ food, Turn 4 ticket

Dover International Speedway is giving Monster Mile guests the opportunity to add more food and drink options, as well as convenience, to their race experience. Adding The Pit Stop gives … ( + )

Speedway, Casino to ‘Light It Up Blue’ for Autism Awareness Month

Dover Downs Hotel & Casino and Dover International Speedway will continue their support for increasing understanding and acceptance of autism by participating in the global “Light It Up Blue” campaign, … ( + )

April 18 Job Fair scheduled for NASCAR, Firefly weekend posts

Dover International Speedway is hosting a job fair on April 18 in preparation for its two NASCAR tripleheader weekends on June 2-4 and Sept. 29-Oct. 1 and the Firefly Music … ( + )

Join the Dover International Speedway Fantasy Live league today!

The 2017 NASCAR season is finally here! As the drivers suit up and the engines start revving, NASCAR.com is once again offering Fantasy Live, the ultimate fantasy racing experience. Race … ( + )

Stage lengths set for Dover races; Monster Mile to host NASCAR XFINITY Series Dash 4 Cash race

Dover International Speedway’s NASCAR stage lengths have been established for the upcoming 2017 season and the Monster Mile will host the year’s final NASCAR XFINITY Series Dash 4 Cash race … ( + )

Dover International Speedway extending SAFER barriers along outside frontstretch, backstretch walls

Dover International Speedway will extend SAFER barriers across the frontstretch and backstretch of the facility in preparation for the 2017 NASCAR season, track officials announced today. Work will be complete … ( + )

NASCAR Enhances On-Track Product with New Stage-Based Race Format

Playoff Points, Regular Season Champion Incentives Highlight Updates NASCAR, in collaboration with industry stakeholders, announced Monday, Jan. 23 that an enhanced competition format that will be implemented in all three … ( + )

Dover International Speedway and Dover Downs, Inc. remember original founder, former Delaware Governor David P. Buckson

Motorsports facility, harness track was longtime public servant’s brainchild in late 1960s Dover International Speedway and Dover Downs, Inc. officials are mourning the passing of David Penrose Buckson, the facilities’ original … ( + )

Hosfelt honored with Security Director’s Award during NASCAR Summit

Dover International Speedway Director of Public Safety and Track Operations Jim Hosfelt received NASCAR’s Security Director’s Award on Tuesday, Jan. 10 during the annual NASCAR Summit in Concord, N.C. Hosfelt … ( + )

Monster Energy is new sponsor of NASCAR Premier Series

On Thursday, Dec. 1, NASCAR and Monster Energy announced a multi-year agreement for the Cup Series entitlement as well as the prestigious annual NASCAR All-Star Race. Monster Energy, which will begin … ( + )

Monster Mile gift certificates available

Dover International Speedway offers gift certificates for all the race fans on your gift lists for 2017. Funds can be used to establish ticket accounts for our Sept. 29-Oct. 1 … ( + )

FanVision Plus Package a great deal for 2017!

Ticket package includes FanVision rental, free parking and more! Fans can get inside the race from the grandstands, as the FanVision Plus Package returns to Dover International Speedway, providing an … ( + )

Grab a Pre-Race Fan Pass for 2017

Sunday morning offering packed with great benefits! NOTE: Please notify our ticket office staff if you have special needs or mobility issues. Dover International Speedway is offering ticket holders to Monster … ( + )

Dover’s 2017 Cup Series race start times are earliest in NASCAR

NASCAR announced the 2017 race start times for its three main national touring series on Wednesday, July 27, including for five races on next year’s Dover International Speedway schedule. In … ( + )

Suarez Tames Monster, Advances in Chase with “Drive Sober 200” victory

By Brian Citino The drivers of the NASCAR XFINITY Series have had to adjust this fall to the new Chase format that the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series has been using … ( + )

Benjamin claims Monster Trophy, Haley brings home K&N Series title

By Brian Citino Those that braved the on-and-off showers throughout the day Friday at Dover International Speedway were treated to quite the evening show, as the drivers of the NASCAR … ( + )

Dover International Speedway announces 2017 NASCAR event dates

Dover International Speedway officials have announced that NASCAR will return to the Monster Mile in 2017 for two tripleheader weekends on June 2-4 and Sept. 29-Oct. 1. The June 2-4, … ( + )

Erik Jones sets XFINITY Series track record, earns “Drive Sober 200” pole

Erik Jones set a track record with a lap of 158.318 mph in an abbreviated qualifying session for the “Drive Sober 200” presented by the Delaware Office of Highway Safety … ( + )

Gordon out front in second “Citizen Soldier 400” practice

  On first glance at the second practice results for Sunday’s “Citizen Soldier 400” NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race, one might think they were looking at an outdated listing. However, … ( + )