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Fox Daytona 500 Broadcast Raises Awareness; Auction to Benefit Autism Speaks

February 20, 2008

From left, Fox Sports broadcasters Mike Joy, Larry McReynolds and Darrell Waltrip wearing the Autism Speaks puzzle pin during broadcast of the Daytona 500.

The 50th running of the Daytona 500 was broadcast live on the Fox Network on Sun., Feb 17. As part of "Fox Sports Supports" commitment to Autism Speaks, the broadcasters for the event wore the Autism Speaks blue puzzle piece pin during the event. Read more about "Fox Sports Supports" here.

Michael Waltrip Racing (MWR) will be auctioning off twelve commemorative Gold Wheels that were used during the 50th running of the Daytona 500. One of the wheels will benefit Autism Speaks. Over the next few weeks, MWR will have the wheels cleaned and signed by the drivers from the Daytona 500. Check back for more details on the auction.