Five key storylines to track in '05
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. -- Outsiders often wonder why NASCAR's biggest race kicks off the Nextel Cup season, instead of ending it Super Bowl-style.
But for NASCAR's diehard fans, the start of each season is a certified holiday. It's an awakening; a celebration. What better way to ring it in than with the pomp and circumstance of the Daytona 500?
While fans focus on the magnitude of this one race, drivers and teams are focused not only on this one, but the 35 to come. A new season brings ...
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