- Number of Discs: 2
- Rated: Not Rated
- Run Time: 4 hours, 48 minutes
- Video: Color
- Encoding: Region 1 (USA & Canada)
- Released: April 15, 2008
- Originally Released: 2008
- Label: A&E Home Video
Additional Release Material:
- A SPORTS CENTURY
- THE TOP 50 DAYTONA 500 MOMENTS
- Additional Interactive Feature - "My Race" Interactive DVD Format
- PC Wallpapers
- Time-lapse Screen Savers
Performers, Cast and Crew:
Fans of the Daytona 500 can witness the race from a unique perspective on this program. The 50th race in the Daytona 500 series was staged in 2008, and this presentation offers viewers the chance to witness the race from either the main broadcast feed or from inside the cars of six different drivers.
Description by New Video Group:
The 50th running of the Daytona 500 is one of NASCAR's most unforgettable and highly-anticipated milestone events. Already the most prestigious race in motorsports, this Golden Anniversary-running is sure to be remembered and cherished by millions of fans. With a history of legend-defining and myth-making spectaculars, the Daytona 500 winners circle has embraced NASCAR heroes including: Richard Petty, Mario Andretti, Jeff Gordon, and Dale Earnhardt Senior and Junior.
As part of this special double-disc set, the 2008 Daytona 500 will be presented in the ground-breaking "My Race" Interactive DVD format. This innovative user experience allows fans to choose the view of the race from six different driver perspectives plus the main broadcast feed, along with driver and announcer audio feeds--putting them right in the middle of the action. The second disc features the great stories and heroes that have defined the Daytona 500 through two exclusive NASCAR programs: A Sports Century features a roundtable discussion of the moments and personalities that defined Daytona with a host and panel of NASCAR experts including Richard Petty and Jeff Gordon, while The Top 50 Daytona 500 Moments is the definitive telling of the story of NASCAR's Greatest event - The Daytona 500.