Daytona 500, also known as ‘The Great American Race,’ takes place Sunday, February 16, at Daytona International Speedway. This is the season opener to the NASCAR Cup Series and is one of the most popular motorsports events in the country. Thousands will travel to this event; millions will watch on television. The start time is 2:30 p.m.
Use FL511 for driving directions to the Daytona 500, which spans several days with events before the race. FL511 has Drive Mode which allows the user to type in a destination, and get up to three routes with drive times. Once a route is selected, the user can see turn-by-turn directions. FL511 also has Voice Interaction, allowing a user to speak a city, county or major road into the app, and hear or see a list of currents incidents. The public information service has many other features to help motorists travel smart. A popular feature is the camera snapshot images on all Florida’s interstates, toll roads and major metropolitan roadways, 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
FL511 includes a website in English and Spanish, mobile app, text alerts, Twitter feed, Facebook and Instagram pages, and a Newsroom page. For information, visit FL511.com. Florida’s official source for real-time traffic info!