enthusiasts and industry members planning to attend the 24th annual
Performance Racing Industry (PRI) trade show in December can take
advantage of a special opportunity to visit the “World Center of
A “behind the scenes” tour of the legendary Daytona International
Speedway is being offered on Wednesday, Nov. 30. The day-long tour
Daytona International Speedway will host the 50th Anniversary of the
Rolex 24 At Daytona on Jan. 28-29, 2012, and the 54th Annual Daytona
500 on Feb. 26, 2012.
In addition to a tour of the speedway, participants will enjoy lunch in
the Sprint Tower while taking in panoramic views of the track, meet
2010 Rolex 24 winner João Barbosa, stand on the “Spotter’s Perch” high
above the track, take a thrilling “Hot Lap” on the 31-degree High Banks
(optional) and learn about racing’s history at International Speedway
Corp. Archives. Lastly, participants will stroll along Daytona Beach
and visit the North Turn Bar and Grill, the northern marker of the
historic beach races that were held between the dunes and the sea.