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Kyle Larson visits with Delaware high school students before Oct. 1 “Apache Warrior 400 presented by Lucas Oil”

Kyle Larson, a four-time winner in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series this season, visited with approximately 400 Delaware high school students today, stressing the importance of hard work, concentration … ( + )

National Fallen Firefighters Foundation and Carl Deputy and Son Builders sponsor NASCAR K&N Pro Series East race

Dover International Speedway officials today announced the entitlement partner for the Sept. 29 NASCAR K&N Pro Series East race – the “National Fallen Firefighters Foundation 125 presented by Carl Deputy … ( + )

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 … ( + )

Dunning leaves lasting legacy at Monster Mile

Longtime Dover International Speedway official calls it a career after 44 years NASCAR celebrates its milestone eras with the drivers that dominated the sport’s landscape at the time. Richard Petty, … ( + )

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 … ( + )

Ultimate Fan Pass provides unique fan experience in 2017

Includes access to the Driver and Crew Chief meeting, limited-edition keepsake chair, pit pass, three-day garage pass, and more! NOTE: Please notify our ticket office staff if you have special … ( + )

Truex Earns ‘Special’ Win in “Citizen Soldier 400”

Within the world of NASCAR, there are victories that nearly every driver craves. The Daytona 500, Brickyard 400 and Southern 500 are among the most iconic events in the history … ( + )

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, … ( + )

Sept. 29-Oct. 2 Race Weekend Activities

Keep checking this page for updates on activities and events surrounding the upcoming NASCAR weekend at Dover International Speedway, including driver appearances, free autograph sessions, fun fan activities and more! … ( + )

“Citizen Soldier 400” qualifying canceled; Keselowski to start race from top spot

A light rain shower on Friday afternoon canceled qualifying for the “Citizen Soldier 400” NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at Dover International Speedway. The lineup for Sunday’s race was set … ( + )

DIS partners with “Citizen Soldier” film for Oct. 2 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race 

“Citizen Soldier,” a feature film using real footage that follows an Oklahoma National Guard unit during its deployment to Afghanistan will be the entitlement sponsor for the NASCAR Sprint Cup … ( + )

Byron leads practice field, will start up front for “JACOB Builders 200” NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race

NASCAR Camping World Truck Series rookie William Byron led the way in the first practice session for the “JACOB Companies 200” NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race on Thursday at … ( + )

Country music artist, actress Jana Kramer to perform free concert at Victory Plaza on Sunday, May 15

Rising country music artist and actress Jana Kramer will perform a free concert at Dover International Speedway’s Victory Plaza prior to the “AAA 400 Drive for Autism” NASCAR Sprint Cup … ( + )

Bowyer, Kenseth, Mears to hold youth-only autograph session

On Sunday, May 15, just before the “AAA 400 Drive for Autism” NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race, Monster Mile Youth Nation ticketholders will be able to participate in an exclusive … ( + )

Broad Valley Micro Fiber Networks to upgrade Monster Mile’s digital reach

Dover International Speedway has reached an agreement with Broad Valley Micro Fiber Networks to upgrade digital capabilities at the Monster Mile, track officials announced today. The deal includes plans for … ( + )

“AAA 400 Drive For Autism” coming to Dover International Speedway on May 15

AAA’s Sponsorship of NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Race Moves from October to May, Helping to Build Awareness for the Autism Community AAA announced Wednesday, Feb. 17 it will be the primary … ( + )

Ultimate Fan Pass returns for 2016

Includes access to the Driver & Crew Chief meeting, limited-edition keepsake chair, pit pass, guided garage tour, breakfast and more As part of the Ultimate Fan Pass, available for the … ( + )

Dover International Speedway partners with Delaware Office of Highway Safety for “Drive Sober 200”

The Delaware Office of Highway Safety will once again be the primary sponsor for a Dover International Speedway event in 2016 with the “Drive Sober 200” NASCAR XFINITY Series race … ( + )

“Dialed In with Claire B. Lang, live from the Monster Mile” set for Friday, Oct. 2

Race fans will once again have the opportunity to attend a live broadcast of the SiriusXM NASCAR Radio program “Dialed In with Claire B. Lang, live from the Monster Mile.” … ( + )

5 cool ways to fuel the family fun at Dover International Speedway

A day at the track is more than just a race. As exciting as it is to watch some of the biggest, baddest and meanest cars scream around the track … ( + )

5 DIY tips for NASCAR tailgaters

By Joe Kukura Some people were born to tailgate. Others are satisfied with just a hot frank and a cold one. But this article is for hardcore fans who insist … ( + )

“Drive Sober 125” NASCAR K&N Pro Series East race to debut Oct. 2 at Dover International Speedway

Race fans looking to kick off the fall race weekend at Dover International Speedway with some heart pounding excitement should join us for the debut of the “Drive Sober 125” … ( + )

‘Buy Early. Save More!’ with only 10% down by Monday, Dec. 1!

It’s never too early to start planning your next trip to Dover International Speedway and with the return of the track’s three-tier pricing program for the 2015 race season, the … ( + )

New camping options now available at Dover International Speedway

DOVER, Del. – Race fans have a new alternative to hotels when it comes to race weekend accommodations at Dover International Speedway, with the addition of an all-new camping program. … ( + )

‘Gen 6’ car brings NASCAR back to the future

As we get set to enter the 2013 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series season, the anticipation is ratcheted up due in large part to some new additions to the sport. For … ( + )

“Autism Speaks Day at the Races” gives families the opportunity of a lifetime

By Brian Smith Brandon Booking, a 15-year-old child out of Palmerton, Pa., is quite the NASCAR fan. His knowledge of the sport puts him above and beyond the level of … ( + )

Miles the Monster announces candidacy for 2012 presidential election

DOVER, Del. – Miles the Monster, professional monster and icon for Dover International Speedway, today announced his plans to run for President of the United States in the 2012 presidential … ( + )

Happy Holidays from the Monster Mile!

Miles the Monster and all of the folks at Dover International Speedway would like to wish all of our friends and NASCAR fans out there a very safe and happy … ( + )

2011 season most competitive in NASCAR Sprint Cup Series history

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — Tony Stewart can add this to the growing list of reasons why his championship season ranks among the greatest ever: He won the title in the … ( + )

“OneMain Financial 200” NASCAR Nationwide Series practice session sees Bowyer post best lap

Clint Bowyer ran the fastest lap on Friday in the happy hour for Saturday’s “OneMain Financial 200” NASCAR Nationwide Series race at Dover International Speedway. His lap of 23.794 seconds … ( + )

Dover International Speedway announces new pricing program for 2012 races

DOVER, Del. – On the heels of the 2012 race dates announcement last week, Dover International Speedway officials announced today a new, three-tiered pricing program beginning with its June 1-3, 2012 … ( + )