Daytona Speed Weeks February 9th-17 2019

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Off to the races in Daytona- circa 1957

D. G. Meyer Welcomes Race-Fans This week Daytona International Speedway is on fire with all the events of this year’s Speed Weeks Presented by Advent Health. The thunderous roar of stock cars goes all week, culminating with the world renowned Daytona 500 on Sunday. As yet another amazing race season is taking off this week under cool Florida skies, all of us at D.G. Meyer Inc. want to extend a hearty welcome to the amazing […]

Spring Fever in Daytona Beach

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D.G. Meyer Logo in Blue

Race Cars and  Motorcycles—Spring Breakers and Snowbirds It might be late winter in most of the country, but in Central Florida we can start calling it Spring from anytime in Mid-January through May. It is a changeable season here, and this year saw our coldest weather in years. But the cold never lingers for too long before sunny skies and balmy breezes herald the coming Spring. We had an early interval of very warm temperatures, […]

Restoring History in Daytona Beach

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D.G. Meyer Proud to be Part of Streamline Project   Called by some “The Birthplace of NASCAR”, the historic Streamline Hotel which initially opened at 140 S. Atlantic Ave. in Daytona Beach, FL in 1941, is undergoing a facelift. The renovation of this legendary lodging is the culmination of local businessman Eddie Hennessy’s vision. Years of neglect had left the building in sad condition, and the renovations and repairs required to restore this landmark to […]

Spring Thunder—75th Annual Bike Week Celebration

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D.G. Meyer Inc…23 Years of Bike Week Tee Shirts   It is mid week, and already the constant rumble of many motorcycles fills the soft pre-spring Florida air. Officially, Bike Week 2016 begins on Friday March 4th and lasts through Sunday March 13th (though some sources list this as Monday the 14th). The stampede of iron horses begin arriving well before the actual event though, lured by the warmer southern climate and the holiday atmosphere […]

D.G. Meyer Inc. Welcomes Bikers

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Bike Week Tee 1994

It’s nearly here— Bike Week 2015 Already, you can hear the rumble of Harleys on the highways and scenic roads around Volusia County. This event, with its rich history, has become tradition in Daytona Beach. From that first race in 1937, run on a 3.2 mile beach track and won by an Indian motorcycle, to today’s ten-day long festival filled with events and activities from Ormond Beach  and south to New Smyrna.  Look not further than […]