The grandstands will be empty for this weekend’s races at Bristol Motor Speedway, but Speedway Motorsports President and CEO Marcus Smith believes NASCAR will be the first major sport with fans in attendance.
With no practice or qualifying, Erik Jones says the Food City presents Supermarket Heroes 500 at Bristol Motor Speedway will be a much more daunting task than races at Darlington or Charlotte since NASCAR’s restart from the pandemic.
Racing icon Bruton Smith will be inducted into the Tennessee Sports Hall of Fame during a ceremony on June 27.
Bristol Motor Speedway and Food City officials on Tuesday announced a new name for Sunday’s NASCAR Cup Series race: the Food City presents the Supermarket Heroes 500.
Fans helped build Bristol Motor Speedway into the largest true sports stadium in North America. Now, the massive stadium will be virtually empty for a BMS race week like never before.
Trevor Sise and Kyle Courtney took top honors in Volunteer Speedway’s season-opening doubleheader that extended from Friday night until the sun came up Saturday morning.
Denny Hamlin won NASCAR’s first Wednesday race since 1984 when rain stopped the event with 20 laps remaining at Darlington Raceway.
Volunteer Speedway opens its season Friday night with a doubleheader featuring the Topless Outlaws and the American Crate All-Star Series.
The name of Army Sgt. 1st Class Jason Omar Bradley Hickman of Kingsport will be featured on Joey Logano’s Ford as part of NASCAR’s special Memorial Day weekend tribute.
This first event was called the “The Real Heroes 400” and dedicated to health care workers fighting the coronavirus pandemic.
Race car drivers fired up their engines for a Wednesday afternoon test session at Kingsport Speedway, leading longtime track official Ronnie Maness to reference a classic movie.
The Cheddar’s 300 Xfinity Series race will be held May 30 with the Food City 500 for the NASCAR Cup Series scheduled for May 31 with both races broadcast on FS1.
NASCAR is scheduled to get back on track Sunday with a 400-mile Cup Series race at Darlington Raceway, ending a two-month shutdown because of the coronavirus pandemic.
Virtual racing has the spotlight Saturday ahead NASCAR’s scheduled return next week with the eNASCAR iRacing Pro Invitational Series visiting virtual North Wilkesboro Speedway.
Jeff Burton earned a reputation as one of the smartest and most thoughtful drivers during his time racing in NASCAR’s top series.