Special DAYTONA 500 Ticket Package Designed Around Defending Race Champion Austin Dillon and Legendary Car Owner Richard Childress

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Nov. 6, 2018) – The 2019 DAYTONA 500 will be a special one for legendary owner Richard Childress and his grandson Austin Dillon.  Childress, a NASCAR Hall of Famer and three-time DAYTONA 500 champion-winning owner, will be embarking on the 50th anniversary season of Richard Childress Racing while Dillon will be defending his victory in “The Great American Race” wheeling the No. 3 Chevrolet Camaro ZL1.

Prior to “The Great American Race,” Dillon and Childress will participate in a special two-day DAYTONA 500 ticket package that includes:

  • General admission ticket to the DAYTONA 300 NASCAR Xfinity Series race on Saturday, Feb. 16
  • Reserved ticket to the 61st running of the DAYTONA 500 on Sunday, Feb. 17
  • Exclusive question-and-answer session with Dillon and Childress prior to the start of the DAYTONA 500 in a Midway suite
  • UNOH Fanzone access prior to the DAYTONA 300
  • Special limited edition autographed item by Dillon and Childress

The package is available for $199 per person and capacity is limited. To purchase, fans can visit www.daytonainternationalspeedway.com or call 1-800-PITSHOP.

Twenty years after the late Dale Earnhardt ended a career-long drought by winning the DAYTONA 500 in the famed No. 3 Chevrolet of owner Richard Childress, Dillon returned the No. 3 to Gatorade Victory Lane at Daytona International Speedway in the 2018 edition of the DAYTONA 500.

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In this year’s “Great American Race,” Dillon will attempt to join Richard Petty, Cale Yarborough and Sterling Marlin as the only drivers to win back-to-back DAYTONA 500s.

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