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Bristol Extends August Nationwide Race TO 300 Laps

From Bristol Motor Speedway  After implementing multiple “fan friendly” and “added-value” programs in recent years for guests at Bristol Motor Speedway, officials announced Thursday they have taken another step by expanding the Food City-sponsored Nationwide race in August from 250 to 300 laps. On a day highlighted by announcements of a five-year entitlement extension with […]

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Colt Ford Headlines Food City 500 Pre-Race Concert

From Bristol Motor Speedway  Known for an eclectic blend of music centered around small town Saturday nights, fishing from the tailgate and mom’s home cooking, Colt Ford’s brand of music embodies Southern culture and this March his sound collides with another Southern tradition when he plays on Bristol’s Food City 500 pre-race stage. “Colt has strong ties to NASCAR […]

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Bruton’s Big Giveaway Winners

From Bristol Motor Speedway  Ten very lucky fans won 2013 Ford Mustangs Sunday, thanks to Bruton’s Big Giveaway, during pre-race activities for the Food City 500. Every fan in attendance was entered into a contest to win a new Mustang. The winners were: Charlie Grooms  (Morristown, Tenn.) Chris Hatchett (Bassett, Va.) Heather Barnett (Cedar Bluff, […]

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Bristol Motor Speedway Mascots “Bump” And “Run” Make Debut

From Bristol Motor Speedway  Bump and Run, brother and sister raccoons, debut today as the official mascots of Bristol Motor Speedway and Dragway prior to this weekend’s Food City 500 festivities. Residents of BMS/BD property since the summer of 2011, today is the first time the pair makes an appearance as official representatives of the Speedway at […]

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K&N Pro Series East Event At Bristol Gains Sponsor In DRIVE4COPD

From Bristol Motor Speedway  Bristol Motor Speedway today announced that NASCAR’s K&N Pro Series East event at Bristol Motor Speedway, set for Saturday, March 16, will be known as the DRIVE4COPD 125. The DRIVE4COPD 125 is part of a Saturday doubleheader at BMS that includes Jeff Foxworthy’s Grit Chips 300 Nationwide Series race. Practice and qualifying for […]

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Shuttle Service Offered At Bristol Motor Speedway To Race Fans Looking For Parking Options

From Bristol Motor Speedway  To service local residents as well as visitors staying in area hotels for the Food City 500 race weekend, The Northeast Tennessee Transit System (NET Trans) is providing transportation to and from Bristol Motor Speedway Saturday, March 16 and Sunday March 17 from locations in Johnson City, Kingsport and Blountville, Tenn. […]

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Online Auction, Track Laps, Richard Petty Ride-Alongs Part Of Big Speedway Children’s Charities Weekend

Bristol Motor Speedway  The Bristol Chapter of Speedway Children’s Charities offers fans a plethora of ways to support the organization throughout Food City 500 race weekend at Bristol Motor Speedway March 15-17, starting with the always popular Ultimate Experience Online Auction. Beginning Feb. 25 and running through March 11, fans can bid on special experiences […]

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