DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – Bluegreen Vacations Corp., a leading vacation ownership company, will return as the entitlement sponsor for the pair of 150-mile qualifying races for the Daytona 500 at Daytona Int’l Speedway.
The Bluegreen Vacations Duel At Daytona is scheduled for Thursday, Feb. 11 as part of Daytona Speedweeks Presented by AdventHealth. The pair of qualifying races will finalize the starting lineup for the 63rd annual Daytona 500.
“Since the inaugural Daytona 500 in 1959, the qualifying races for the Great American Race have been a special part of Speedweeks, and that is extremely unique to our event,” said Daytona International Speedway President Chip Wile. “We are excited to continue our relationship with Bluegreen Vacations, and look forward to the Bluegreen Vacations Duel, an iconic tradition of incredible competition that will set the starting field for the Daytona 500.”
Based in Boca Raton, Fla., Bluegreen Vacations markets and sells vacation ownership interests and manages resorts in top leisure and urban destinations.
“We are pleased to sit in the pole position of another NASCAR race season as sponsors of the Bluegreen Vacations Duel at Daytona,” said Dusty Tonkin, EVP, Chief Sales & Marketing Officer of Bluegreen Vacations. “As the official vacation ownership provider of NASCAR, we look forward to introducing our unique resorts and iconic destinations to NASCAR fans and to offering Bluegreen’s valued owners exclusive experiences at NASCAR races.”