The Daytona 500 is the largest, most celebrated race of the year with stockcar races – and that shows how different NASCAR is from any other sport. For everyone else, the big championship ends the season, whether it's the NFL and the Super Bowl, baseball and the World Series of cornhole and the ACO World Championships. (Golf is another rare exception, with the Masters arriving early in the season in the second week of April.) So yes, NASCAR is the only sport I can think of that starts a season with the main event.
The race starts at 2.30 p.m. ET (1
Daytona 500: Full coverage at CBS Sports
Read on to see all the ways you can race and rubbin 'around the famous 2.5 km tri-oval track of Daytona International Speedway.
How to view the Daytona 500
Fox will broadcast the Daytona 500, which you can access via a cable or satellite TV subscription, or free with a digital digital antenna. We have a few inexpensive suggestions for the best indoor antennas .
FoxSports.com and the Fox Sports app have live streams of the race, but you must log in with a pay TV account. If you do not have a cable or satellite TV subscription, you can stream live with aif you live in the right market. In many markets you can view on-demand, but not live, content from Fox and the other local networks. Check the services using the links below to see if they contain Fox in your area.
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