The cream rose to the top at Bristol Motor Speedway over the past decade. Of the 10 most recent Food City 500s, seven were won by NASCAR Cup Series champions.
Rusty Wallace welcomed a new century of racing at Bristol Motor Speedway with a milestone victory in the 2000 Food City 500.
Whether it’s real life or the virtual world, a race at Bristol Motor Speedway is one of the biggest highlights of the season for NASCAR on FOX lead announcer Mike Joy.
It’s the second longest race sponsorship in NASCAR with the Food City 500 at Bristol Motor Speedway starting in 1992. The Bristol spring race was originally known as the Southeastern 500 and was later sponsored by Valleydale Meats.
Darrell “Bubba” Wallace Jr. believes virtual Bristol Motor Speedway, site of Sunday’s NASCAR iRacing Pro Invitational Series race, will in some ways be as challenging as the real track.
Timmy Hill has become a bigger name after two weeks of virtual NASCAR racing than in nine years of making appearances in the actual Cup Series.
Beginning Monday on Facebook and Twitter, “Spring Race Madness” will present eight of the most iconic moments in the history of the Food City 500 and allow fans to vote in a bracket-style competition.
Steve Phelps said NASCAR is looking at several rescheduling options for seven postponed races, including the Food City 500. On the table are midweek races and doubleheader weekends.
The Food City 500 race weekend at Bristol Motor Speedway and the Kingsport Speedway season opener have been postponed, and the NHRA has suspended all of its events for 30 days.
Bristol Motor Speedway, NASCAR and its drivers are monitoring the outbreak of the novel coronavirus with an eye toward prioritizing public safety while still creating the best fan experience possible.
Justin Allgaier is ready for his luck to turn when the NASCAR Xfinity Series hits Bristol Motor Speedway on April 4 for the Cheddar’s 300.
Navy Week will begin March 30 and culminate during the Food City 500 weekend, April 3-5.
Paul Shull, a veteran with over 50 years of racing experience, died unexpectedly Saturday. He was 79.
The wait is almost over for NASCAR fans. The engines roar to life Sunday with qualifying for the Daytona 500 at noon, followed by the Busch Clash at 3 p.m.
Teams will now use a separate rules package at Bristol, Dover, Martinsville, New Hampshire, Phoenix, Richmond, the Charlotte Roval, Sonoma and Watkins Glen.