It’s easy to see why Denny Hamlin is one of the favorites to win Sunday’s Food City presents the Supermarket Heroes 500 at Bristol Motor Speedway.
Kyle Busch goes into Sunday’s Food City presents the Supermarket Heroes 500 at Bristol Motor Speedway as the pre-race favorite, but there is plenty of competition starting with the letter H.
No practice, no qualifying and no fans. It’s not the ideal situation for NASCAR drivers racing at Bristol, although all involved are happy to be back on the track.
Extra safety precautions are in place and the finishing touches on victory lane in preparation for a pair of NASCAR races at Bristol Motor Speedway.
Months later, Matt DiBenedetto still can’t bear to watch a replay of the last time the NASCAR Cup Series was at Bristol Motor Speedway.
After a late pit stop cost him a victory in the Coca-Cola 600, Chase Elliott bounced back by winning the truck race on Tuesday and the Cup event on Thursday night.
Imagine the nerves of a rookie driver starting a NASCAR Cup Series race at Bristol Motor Speedway for the first time. Now imagine you have no time on the track for practice or qualifying before the race.
The event, postponed Wednesday night, was the fourth Cup race since the series resumed racing May 17.
Stock car racing is back in the Tri-Cities this weekend with live action at Kingsport Speedway on Friday night and televised action from Bristol Motor Speedway on Sunday and Monday.
Two-time NASCAR champion Kyle Busch will be looking for his third straight win in Sunday’s Bristol spring race renamed the Food City presents Supermarket Heroes 500.
Seniors in Sullivan County Schools enjoyed a bonus graduation celebration May 23-24 with an opportunity to "Cross the Finish Line" at Bristol Motor Speedway. These special events at BMS do not replace the schools' graduation ceremonies.
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.