Bristol Truck Race Moved To Thursday Night, To Air on FOX

Bristol Motor Speedway and NASCAR jointly announced Tuesday that its August triple-header will move to a three-day show, with NASCAR national series races each night from Thursday to Saturday. The Tennessee track will now host the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series and Whelen Modified Tour races on Thursday, Aug. 16 (originally Wednesday, Aug. 15), followed by the Xfinity Series race Friday night and Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series race on Saturday night. The Camping World Truck race will air on FOX, while the Xfinity Series and Monster Energy Series races…

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Team Penske Falters Out In Food City 500 at Bristol

I originally didn’t expect much out of the Team Penske trio for this weekend’s Food City 500 at the Bristol (Tenn) Motor Speedway. In the two race practices on Saturday morning, they were seventh (Joey Logano), 20th (Ryan Blaney) and 28th (Brad Keselowski) in the first session, followed by 16th (Blaney), 20th (Keselowski) and 21st (Logano) in final practice. But, in the race itself, they were all three actually very strong. 

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Johnson, Bowman Shine For Hendrick Motorsports Monday at Bristol

The 2018 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series season has definitely been labeled as a rebuilding year for Hendrick Motorsports. Gone are veterans like Jeff Gordon, Dale Earnhardt Jr. and Kasey Kahne. In are three drivers aged 24 or younger. Neither of which have ever won a Cup race before. With Jimmie Johnson struggling on his end too, you can see where this was going for the HMS group. But, Monday’s weather delayed Food City 500 at the Bristol (Tenn) Motor Speedway gives the storied organization some new life. 

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Larson Leads Most Laps Again, Finishes 2nd at Bristol

Kyle Larson worked so hard to make up for screwing up both Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series races at the Bristol (Tenn) Motor Speedway last year on pit road. See, he led 202 laps last spring, only to speed late in the race and finish sixth. Then, in the August night race, he led 70 more laps, only to have problems again and finished ninth. He worked in practice on pit road speeds this weekend. He had all his ts crossed and i’s dotted. 

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Ryan Preece Scores Big Victory Saturday in Bristol

It was a wacky and wild day at the Bristol (Tenn) Motor Speedway for the NASCAR XFINITY Series race on Saturday. We saw 13 cautions in total, the most in over a decade. Several big contenders were caught up in incidents at some point along the way. When it was all said and done, a popular winner was left celebrating in victory lane on the .533-mile concrete oval. Ryan Preece won Saturday’s Fitzgerald Glider Kits 300 in his No. 18 Toyota, marking his second career series victory. The other came…

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It’s An All Busch Front Row, Kyle 1st, Kurt 2nd For Sunday’s Food City 500 (2 p.m. ET/FOX/PRN/SiriusXM NASCAR Radio)

It’s a family affair up front for Sunday’s Food City 500 (2 p.m. ET/FOX/PRN/SiriusXM NASCAR Radio). Both Busch brothers will share the front row, with Kyle Busch earning his second Busch Pole Award on the 2018 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series season and his brother Kurt Busch starting second. The younger Busch, circled the .533-mile Bristol (Tenn) Motor Speedway with a lap of 128.822 mph in his No. 18 Toyota in the third and final round of qualifying, en route to his 29th of his Cup career, two of which…

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5 Favorites For Saturday’s Fitzgerald Glider Kits 300 (1 p.m. ET/FS1/PRN/SiriusXM NASCAR Radio)

The first leg of the NASCAR XFINITY Series’ Dash 4 Cash is this weekend at the Bristol Motor Speedway. That means no Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series stars will be in the field. So, that makes Saturday’s Fitzgerald Glider Kits 300 (1 p.m. ET/FS1/PRN/SiriusXM NASCAR Radio) up for grabs for XFINITY Series regulars. So, who wins out? Here are five favorites to watch. 

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Prime Sports NASCAR – Race Review Online Bristol Preview Podcast

Greg DePalma, RotoWire‘s C.J. Radune and Eric Smith of Race Review Online preview the Food City 500 at Bristol Motor Speedway, where defending champion Jimmie Johnson again seeks to put a charge into his season. Kyle Busch won last week in Texas and also captured the circuit’s last visit to Bristol in August. Listen Here

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5 Storylines For Saturday’s Fitzgerald Glider Kits 300 (1 p.m. ET/FS1/PRN/SiriusXM NASCAR Radio)

The NASCAR XFINITY Series will return to action this weekend at the Bristol (Tenn) Motor Speedway. Last weekend, Ryan Blaney took his No. 22 Ford to victory lane at the Texas Motor Speedway. Now, the series will get back to work with a short track affair in the Fitzgerald Glider Kits 300 (1 p.m. ET/FS1/PRN/SiriusXM NASCAR Radio). Here are five storylines for the race. 

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5 Favorites, 5 Sleepers For Sunday’s Food City 500 (2 p.m. ET/FOX/PRN/SiriusXM NASCAR Radio) at Bristol

If mother nature cooperates, the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series race at the Bristol (Tenn) Motor Speedway on Sunday should be a thriller. Several drivers enter Sunday’s Food City 500 (2 p.m. ET/FOX/PRN/SiriusXM NASCAR Radio) are threats to win. But, who will emerge victorious? Try these 10.

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