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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 … ( + )

NASCAR XFINITY Philadelphia Takeover Speeds into City

Parade, fan interactions, iconic stops featured throughout day                                  Dover International Speedway, Pocono Raceway and Comcast came together … ( + )

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 … ( + )

Truex, Kenseth appearances highlight ‘Dover vs. Pocono Rivalry Day’

Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series stars Martin Truex Jr. and Matt Kenseth took off their racing suits and put on their softball jerseys on Wednesday, May 3 during the annual … ( + )

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 … ( + )

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 … ( + )

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 remembers original founder, former Delaware Gov. 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 … ( + )

Dover International Speedway employee leads supply drive for victims of eastern Tennessee wildfire

A Dover International Speedway employee spent a portion of her holiday season helping others in need as she collected supplies for the victims of the massive eastern Tennessee wildfire that … ( + )

NASCAR Unveils New Brand Identity, Premier Series Name

Premier Series to Be Named Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Beginning in 2017 NASCAR unveiled a new official brand identity on Monday, Dec. 19 which will replace the bar mark … ( + )

New, upgraded camping options available at Dover International Speedway

Champion’s Gate debuts; Cold Pit Passes added to several packages for 2017 NASCAR weekends Dover International Speedway’s loyal camping customers will have many new options to explore during the Monster … ( + )

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, … ( + )

Speedway employees share holiday spirit at Food Bank of Delaware

Dover International Speedway employees helped make the holidays more enjoyable for children in their community on Friday, Dec. 9 with a trip to a Food Bank of Delaware distribution center … ( + )

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 … ( + )

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 … ( + )

Get Photo with Santa in Victory Lane!

Bring the family to Dover International Speedway on Saturday, Dec. 17 for a FREE EVENT from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. to have your picture taken with Santa Claus and … ( + )

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, … ( + )

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, … ( + )

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! … ( + )

Benjamin honors fallen firefighters with K&N victory

For years, Dover International Speedway has had a special relationship with the Fire Service, and the men and women who protect us on a daily basis. From the drivers on … ( + )

“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 … ( + )

Starting lineup set for K&N Pro Series East race

Following two rained out practice sessions on Friday morning, the NASCAR K&N Pro Series East opted to cancel the afternoon qualifying session in lieu of a practice session, allowing the … ( + )

Kyle Busch posts top speed at “Drive Sober 200” practice

Kyle Busch is no stranger to NASCAR XFINITY Series dominance at Dover International Speedway. And if the first practice session for Saturday’s “Drive Sober 200” presented by the Delaware Office … ( + )

Larson posts high speed in first “Citizen Soldier 400” practice

The first on-track action of the fall race weekend at Dover International Speedway is officially in the books, as things kicked off with a Friday morning practice session in preparation … ( + )

Patriotism abounds at Dover International Speedway’s Sept. 30-Oct. 2 NASCAR tripleheader weekend

Dover International Speedway’s Sept. 30-Oct. 2 NASCAR tripleheader weekend will be filled with patriotic displays, American pride and special guests as the Monster Mile caps its 2016 racing season with … ( + )

Rock and Roll Hall of Famer Joe Walsh to be grand marshal for Oct. 2 “Citizen Soldier 400” NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race

Legendary musician Joe Walsh will serve as the grand marshal for the “Citizen Soldier 400” NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at Dover International Speedway on Sunday, Oct. 2, track officials … ( + )

Monster Mile Movie Night features “Big Hero 6” on Oct. 1

As a treat for families and movie fans of all ages, the Monster Mile will be hosting a  FREE Movie Nights on Saturday, Oct. 1 in Victory Plaza, featuring the … ( + )

See Matt Kenseth, Brian Scott and Ricky Stenhouse Jr. in The Hangout on Sunday, Oct. 2

NASCAR Sprint Cup Series stars Matt Kenseth, Brian Scott and Ricky Stenhouse Jr. will appear in The Hangout for hosted Q&A sessions on Sunday, Oct. 2 before the “Citizen Soldier … ( + )

Free XFINITY, K&N Pro Series East autograph sessions scheduled

NOTE: THE NASCAR SPRINT CUP SERIES YOUTH AUTOGRAPH SESSION IS SOLD OUT. Drivers from the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series will be participating in a free autograph session for children 14 … ( + )

Matt Kenseth greets fans, visits with media, throws first pitch at Phillies game during Philadelphia visit

NASCAR Sprint Cup Series star Matt Kenseth signed autographs for fans, greeted Philadelphia Phillies players and met with regional media during his visit to Citizens Bank Park on Wednesday night … ( + )

Betty Jane France, the “First Lady of NASCAR” passes away

Betty Jane France, a philanthropist in support of children’s health causes, passed away Monday evening. France is the mother of NASCAR Chairman and CEO Brian France and International Speedway Corporation … ( + )

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 … ( + )

Dover International Speedway extending SAFER barriers in Turns 2 and 4

Dover International Speedway has started two construction projects which will add more than 500 feet of SAFER barriers around the track and increase usable space for NASCAR haulers in the … ( + )

NASCAR Hauler Parade canceled

UPDATED THURSDAY, SEPT. 29, 2:45 p.m.: Due to inclement weather, the NASCAR Hauler parade through downtown Dover has been canceled. A NASCAR Hauler Parade will be held through the City of … ( + )

Easton Corbin performs free concert Oct. 2

Country music star Easton Corbin will perform a free concert at Dover International Speedway’s Victory Plaza prior to the “Citizen Soldier 400” NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race on Sunday, Oct. … ( + )

Denny Hamlin Q&A package available

2016 Daytona 500 champion Denny Hamlin will participate in a hosted Q&A session on Sunday, Oct. 2, before the “Citizen Soldier 400” NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at Dover International … ( + )