2019 NFS Champions to be Honored on July 18th

Nashville, TN (Thursday, July 9, 2020) – The 2019 championship class at Nashville Fairgrounds Speedway will be acknowledged and presented a championship token on Saturday, July 18th, during pre-race ceremonies for the Masters of the Pros event. Laura Womack, Executive Director of The Fairgrounds Nashville, will present the awards to last year’s champions.   After the 2019 season, the speedway promotions company changed hands and [...]

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Tickets Now on Sale for CRA Masters of the Pros 150 at Nashville

$10,000 to win Pro Late Model Race to Take Place at Nashville Fairgrounds Speedway on July 18th   Nashville, TN (Wednesday, July 8, 2020) – The JEGS/CRA All-Stars Tour Presented by Chevrolet Performance Masters of the Pros 150 is one of the premier pavement late model races in the country and the eighth edition of the event will be held at America’s Favorite Short Track [...]

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63-year-old Sterling Marlin Plans to Drive Again at Nashville Fairgrounds Speedway as Soon as Broken Foot Heals

Special from the Tennessean: Nashville, TN (Wednesday, July 8, 2020) - Not even a pandemic and a broken foot are enough to make Sterling Marlinput the brakes on his racing career. The two-time Daytona 500 champion, who celebrated his 63rd birthday on June 30, said he will climb back into his car when the cast is removed from his right foot and race in the featured pro late model [...]

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Williams Returns to Form in Nashville’s Return to Racing

Special from Speed51.com: Nashville, TN (Sunday, July 5, 2020) - Saturday night saw a return to racing at the famous Nashville Fairgrounds Speedway and a return to form for young Cole Williams. The former track champion is no stranger to the famous half-mile oval, but on that night he made it his own, lapping 17 of 23 cars on his way to winning the 100-lap [...]

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Race Results: Williams & Arms Claim First Wins of 2020 at Nashville

Opening Night Unofficial Race Results - 5/8th Mile at Nashville Fairgrounds Speedway Nashville, TN (Sunday, July 5, 2020) - Cole Williams celebrated the 4th of July with a "bang" at Nashville Fairgrounds Speedway. The Indiana driver took home the 2020 opening event at America's Favorite Short Track for the Pro Late Model division.  Lebanon (TN) driver, Dylan Fetcho took home the pole award for the [...]

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Sports Return to Nashville as Fairgrounds Speedway Season Gets Underway

Special from the Nashville Tennessean: Nashville, TN (Saturday, July 4, 2020) - Sports returned to Nashville Saturday with a roar. It was the roar of stock car engines zooming around the track at the historic Nashville Fairgrounds Speedway where 1,505 fans were asked to follow government-ordered coronavirus pandemic guidelines in order to watch the action. The first race of the 63rd season at the track originally was scheduled for April 18. [...]

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Drivers Participate in Final Open Practice Before Season Opener

Austin Brawley Fast Time in Friday Practice   A group of over 20 of the best Pro Late Model cars took to the track today for the practice event preluding the 63rd season opening event on asphalt tomorrow at Nashville Fairgrounds Speedway.  Indiana's Cole Williams topped the chart for two of the four sessions.  William Hale took the second practice session with Austin Brawley at [...]

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By the Numbers: Pro Late Models at Nashville

Special from Speed51.com - Nashville Fairgrounds Speedway kicks off its 2020 season on Saturday, July 4 with a jam-packed card of weekly racing, headlined by a 100-lap Pro Late Model feature.  To preview the upcoming race and season at the historic venue, we take a look "By the Numbers" at some of that history.   WATCH RACING FROM NASHVILLE ON SPEED51   1: There has only [...]

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July 4th at Nashville Fairgrounds Speedway

America's Favorite Short Track   Nashville, TN (Thursday, July 2, 2020) - July 4th, an American tradition celebrated all across our great country. It doesn’t get much better than celebrating the 4th at enjoying the sport of stock car racing at America’s Favorite Short Track.   The 63rd season of asphalt racing takes the green flag on the 4th of July, 2020. The fans and [...]

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Franklin Meets Carter Creek Special – Second Addition

Mike Alexander Racing Team vs Sterling Marlin Racing Team this Saturday in Nashville   Nashville, TN (Wednesday, July 1, 2020) - The 2020 season rolls off this Saturday night (July 4th) at Nashville Fairgrounds Speedway. One of the more interesting developments of the offseason as the track changes management guard is the return of the Mike Alexander owned #84 Pro Late Model team.    Alexander [...]

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