What Time Does the Daytona 500 Start?

The Daytona 500 is a NASCAR Cup Series race that takes place annually at the Daytona International Speedway in Daytona Beach, Florida.

It is typically held on the last Sunday of February and is one of the most prestigious races in the NASCAR calendar.

The start time for the Daytona 500 varies from year to year, as it is influenced by a variety of factors, including the TV broadcasting schedule and the length of the race.

In general, the Daytona 500 starts at 2:00 PM Eastern Standard Time (EST).

However, it is important to check the schedule for the most up-to-date information on the start time of the race.

In addition to the Daytona 500, the Daytona International Speedway also hosts other NASCAR races throughout the year,

including the Coke Zero Sugar 400 in July and the Rolex 24 At Daytona in January.

The start times for these races may also vary, so it's important to check the schedule for the most up-to-date information.