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Kyle Busch’s Heart Dropped When He Heard About Dale Earnhardt Jr.’s Airplane Crash

BRISTOL, Tenn. – When Kyle Busch heard that Dale Earnhardt Jr.’s airplane had crashed on Thursday at Elizabethton Municipal Airport in Tennessee, his heart, along with the rest of the world’s absolutely dropped. Earnhardt, his wife Amy, daughter Isla, dog

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Stenhouse Jr. Hopes A Solid Finish At Bristol Will Lead To Momentum For Darlington

Ricky Stenhouse Jr. had a rough day at Michigan on Sunday, but he’s looking forward to visiting Bristol and building momentum towards the Bojangles’ Southern 500 at Darlington Raceway. During the Consumers Energy 400 at Michigan International Speedway on Sunday,

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Bristol Night Race Week Celebrates The Love Of Short Track Racing, Both Past And Present

BRISTOL, Tenn. – As sparks fly and tempers flare under the lights at The Last Great Colosseum, it can only mean one thing: the short track tradition of the Bass Pro Shops NRA Night Race is back in full force. NASCAR’s best will

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Skinner, Nasse Claim Major Victories At The Third Annual Short Track U.S. Nationals At Bristol Motor Speedway

BRISTOL, Tenn. – NASCAR veteran Mike Skinner led a parade of winners Saturday at the third annual Short Track U.S. Nationals at Bristol Motor Speedway. Other main feature winners of the major short track race included Super Late Model rising star Stephen Nasse,

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Big Names Lead Friday Practice For The Short Track U.S. Nationals At Bristol Motor Speedway

BRISTOL, Tenn. – Veteran short track racer Steve Wallace was among the quickest drivers in Super Late Model during each practice session Friday as teams prepared for the third annual Short Track U.S. Nationals at historic Bristol Motor Speedway. Wallace has competed in

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Kyle Busch Overcomes Adversity And Holds Off Older Brother Kurt To Win At Bristol

BRISTOL, Tenn. – Kyle Busch held off his older brother, Kurt Busch, in a tight battle for the win in Sunday’s Food City 500 at Bristol Motor Speedway. Kyle Busch, the driver of the No. 18 Skittles Toyota, rebounded from

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Mayer Rolls To Dominating Victory In Bristol Debut At Zombie Auto 150

BRISTOL, Tenn. – Sam Mayer doesn’t have his driver’s license yet, but after Saturday he does have a win at Bristol Motor Speedway. The 15-year-old phenom dominated the NASCAR K&N Pro Series East Zombie Auto 150, leading all 150 laps

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Christopher Bell Slides Into BMS Victory Lane With Alsco 300 Victory

BRISTOL, Tenn. – Christopher Bell knows a thing or two about the “slide job,” having cut his racing teeth in open-wheel cars on dirt tracks across the country. Bell used two of them to help secure the victory in the Alsco

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New Locales for Championship Race, Regular Season Finale

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – A champion crowned in the desert. The Last Great Colosseum becomes a postseason factor. A tricky doubleheader. The birthplace of NASCAR bookends the regular season. NASCAR today announced significant, dynamic changes to the 2020 NASCAR Cup Series

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Tickets/Pit Passes Now On Sale For The Short Track U.S. Nationals

BRISTOL, Tenn. – With enthusiasm around the new date and schedule for the Short Track U.S. Nationals presented by Vore’s Welding & Steel, Bristol Motor Speedway is offering new ticketing and camping options for one of the most anticipated races in

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