Tag Archive: Bristol Motor Speedway

Apr 20

Matt Kenseth wins epic Bristol battle

Polesitter survives rain delays, cautions and green-white-checkered finish

Kenseth happy to be back in winners circleIn a race delayed and interrupted by rain, and ended in overtime, Matt Kenseth broke a drought of more than a year’s standing in Sunday’s Food City 500 in Support of Steve Byrnes at Bristol Motor Speedway. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 15

NASCAR National Series News & Notes – Bristol Motor Speedway

Perfect 10: Three drivers look to continue top-10 streaks at Bristol

Bristol Motor Speedway logo No driver has opened a season with seven consecutive top 10s since Jimmie Johnson in 2005. Until now. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 19

Statistical Advance: Analyzing the IRWIN Tools Night Race

There have been 107 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series races at Bristol Motor Speedway

Bristol Motor Speedway logo A look at some of the top statistical performers at Bristol Motor Speedway in Bristol, Tennessee going into the IRWIN Tools Night Race on August 23 (7:30 p.m. ET on ABC, PRN Radio, SiriusXM NASCAR Radio). Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 25

ACT Veterans look for first Lee Gov Cup win

The ACT season opens at Lee NH

ACT logo There are a number of veteran American Canadian Tour (ACT) stock car drivers looking for their first wins in the traditional spring opening event at the Lee USA Speedway’s New Hampshire Governor’s Cup 150 on Sunday, April 13, 2014. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 18

NASCAR National Series News & Notes + Fast Facts

Edwards makes It Four-For-Four; is Johnson next?

NASCAR logo It’s win-and-you’re-in … and with his victory at Bristol Motor Speedway on Sunday night, Carl Edwards more than likely locked himself into the Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 17

Edwards escapes Bristol with win

Carl Edwards beats rain, field at Bristol

Carl Edwards Race sees two rain delays, multiple accidents, even flames but well worth it for Edwards. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 16

Kyle Busch wins ‘sweet 16th’ at Bristol

Busch wins third straight Bristol Nationwide race

Kyle Busch Bristol Burnout - photo Jared C. Tilton Getty Images Busch holds off Kyle Larson, has 16 wins at Bristol in three national series Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 11

NASCAR National Series News & Notes + Fast Facts

Deuces Wild: Brad K. only the latest to tame Bristol in the ‘2’ 

NASCAR logo Brad Keselowski has won two of the last five NASCAR Sprint Cup Series races at Bristol Motor Speedway, which should surprise absolutely no one.

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Mar 10

Statistical Advance: Analyzing the Food City 500

There have been 106 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series races at Bristol Motor Speedway

NASCAR logo Following is a look at some top statistical performers at Bristol Motor Speedway in Bristol, Tennessee going into the Food City 500 on Sunday (1 p.m. ET on FOX, PRN Radio and SiriusXM NASCAR Radio). Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 20

NASCAR National Series News & Notes + Fast Facts

Bristol Night Race: The ‘Wild Card’ In The Deck

Bristol Motor Speedway logoAt Bristol Motor Speedway, the unpredictability is the only element that’s predictable.

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Mar 18

Kahne clinches long-awaited Bristol win

No. 5 pulls away from Keselowski; Busch brothers both finish in top five

Kasey Khane - photo © Kevin C. Cox -Getty Images Kasey Kahne checked Bristol Motor Speedway off his bucket list, winning for the first time in 19 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series attempts after a heated duel with Brad Keselowski. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 13

NASCAR National Series News and Notes (+Fast Facts)

Season so far a battle of heavyweights

Bristol Motor Speedway logoFood City 500It’s early but make no mistake, the 2013 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series season is a heavyweight battle of epic proportions as competitors head east for Sunday’s Food City 500 at Bristol Motor Speedway in eastern Tennessee.

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Mar 12

Statistical Advance: Analyzing The Food City 500

There have been 104 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series races at Bristol Motor Speedway

Bristol Motor Speedway logoFood City 500Below is a look at some of the top statistical performers at Bristol Motor Speedway in Bristol, Tennessee going into the Food City 500 on March 17.

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Nov 28

Retrofitted: Eldora, Canadian Tire Motorsport Park, give Trucks throw-back feel

New additions, classic look for 2013 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series schedule

Canadian Tire Motorsport Park logoNASCAR CAMPING WORLD Truck SeriesNASCAR today announced the 2013 schedule for the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series, a slate that includes two exciting firsts: the series’ first race on dirt and its inaugural international event.  Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 01

Nelson Piquet Jr and TAG Heuer Join Forces with their Eyes on the Prize

A new partnership with TAG Heuer Avant-Garde Eyewear

2012-10-01 - Nelson Piquet - TAG Heuer Avant-Garde Eyewear 012012-10-01 - Nelson Piquet - TAG Heuer Avant-Garde Eyewear 02Following his NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (NCWTS) victory at Las Vegas on Saturday night, Nelson Piquet Jr is proud to announce a new partnership with TAG Heuer Avant-Garde Eyewear, which will see the celebrated Swiss brand emblazoned on Piquet’s NCWTS Chevrolet Silverado, and on his helmet strip as the Brazilian guns for victories over the remainder of the 2012 season.

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Sep 12

Martin Roy & Isabelle Tremblay heading East to Antigonish

Round #11 of the NASCAR Canadian Tire Series

2012-08-17_1477Martin Roy - Isabelle TremblayMartin Roy driver of the #90 Batteries Expert/Veloce/Gamache Truck Centre Dodge and teammate Isabelle Tremblay pilot of the #07 Frank Lyman Design Dodge with both return to action this weekend at Riverside International Speedway near Antigonish, NS for round number eleven of the NASCAR Canadian Tire Series on Saturday evening. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 21

Statistical Advance: Analyzing the IRWIN Tools Night Race

There have been 103 NASCAR Sprint Cup races since the first race there in 1961, two races each season.

Bristol Motor Speedway logoNASCAR Sprint Cup SeriesA look at some of the top statistical performers at Bristol Motor Speedway in Bristol, Tennessee going into the IRWIN Tools Night Race on August 25.

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Jul 25

Piquet to make second 2012 NASCAR Nationwide Series start at Bristol

This will be Piquet Jr’s second NNS start of 2012

Turner MotorsportsNASCAR Nationwide Series - Road America - Nelson Piquet Jr 01Turner Motorsports announced today that Nelson Piquet Jr will return to the cockpit of the No. 30 Turner Motorsports Chevrolet Impala at the upcoming NASCAR Nationwide Series (NNS) event at Bristol Motor Speedway.

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Jun 01

Nelson Piquet Jr will make his first 2012 NASCAR Nationwide Series outing on the championship’s first road course race of the year

Piquet to make 2012 NASCAR Nationwide Series debut at Road America on 23 June.

Nelson Piquet Jr 2011-11-16

He will race with his NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Team Turner Motorsports on the 4.048-mile road course in Elkart Lake, Wisconsin, driving the No. 30 Chevrolet Impala. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 19

Q&A with NASCAR race winner Nelson Piquet Jr

At Bristol Motor Speedway this weekend

NASCAR K&N Pro SeriesNelson Piquet Jr won the first race of his NASCAR career at Bristol Motor Speedway this weekend driving for X Team Racing on his K&N East championship debut. Read the rest of this entry »

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