Ray Evernham is now joining ESPN as an analyst on the NASCAR Now show.
All Hendrick Motorsports drivers are going to the back of the field for the Gaotorade twin 150 races due to changing the engine in the car.
Also changing engines and going to the back of the field for the Gaotorade twin 150 races is Clint Bowyer and J.J. Yeley.
Painter Thomas Kinkade has been tapped to create a commemorative painting of the historic 50th Running of the Daytona 50.
The #77 Nationwide Series car is going to have Rheem Manufacturing Co. as the primary sponsor.
Realtree is going to be the sponsor for the #21 Nationwide Series car at Daytona.