Racing with Fans is Back this Saturday in Nashville

First Responder Appreciation Night – 100 Lap Pro Late Model Race August 8th Nashville, TN (Tuesday, August 4, 2020) – This Saturday night, August 8th, local racing returns to Nashville Fairgrounds Speedway (NFS) with fans in the stands. Pro Late Models headline the night with a 100-lap feature race. The Whelen Super Trucks are back in action on the five-eighths mile high banks while the [...]

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‘Chasing’ Two Championships

Special from The Wilson Post -    Race drivers aren’t noted for their patience. That’s why, after two seasons of balky starts, young Wilson County hot-shoe Chase Johnson is chafing at the bit to get going. He started last season with a crash and a broken kneecap that sidelined him for several races. This season’s start was delayed by the pandemic. To make up for [...]

By |2020-07-24T10:34:54-05:00July 24th, 2020|Uncategorized|Comments Off on ‘Chasing’ Two Championships

September 12 & October 17 Added to Nashville Racing Schedule

Make-up Dates Announced for Suspended May and June Races   Nashville, TN (Thursday, July 23, 2020) – After two successful racing events at Nashville Fairgrounds Speedway in the month of July, make-up dates have been set for the suspended races earlier in the season. The COVID-19 Pandemic suspended three local races at NFS: April 18th, May 16th and June 6th. The April 18th race has [...]

By |2020-07-23T16:14:56-05:00July 23rd, 2020|Uncategorized|Comments Off on September 12 & October 17 Added to Nashville Racing Schedule

2019 Nashville Champions Honored During Masters Event at Nashville

Nashville, TN (Tuesday, July 21, 2020) – Last Saturday night during pre-race ceremonies for the JEGS/CRA All-Stars Tour Masters of the Pros 150 Presented by Day Racing Products, the 2019 Nashville Fairgrounds Speedway points champions were honored for their season accomplishments.   In February of 2020, Nashville Fairgrounds Speedway promotional company changed hands. The previous promotions group neglected to recognize the champions of a season [...]

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Race Car Drivers Take Pride in Bringing Sports Back During COVID-19 Pandemic

Special from The Tennessean: Nashville, TN (Monday, July 20, 2020) - NASCAR was the first major sport to return to action on May 17 since the sports world shut down because of the COVID-19 pandemic, and racing at the Nashville Fairgrounds Speedway was the first sport to return to Music City on July 4. The second race at the fairgrounds was Saturday with the sport still ahead of all [...]

By |2020-07-20T08:40:15-05:00July 20th, 2020|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Race Car Drivers Take Pride in Bringing Sports Back During COVID-19 Pandemic

Craig Masters the Pros, Honors Legendary Car Builder

Special from Speed51.com: Nashville, TN (Sunday, July 19, 2020) - Matt Craig added a Green Jacket to his trophy collection on Saturday night, winning the Masters of the Pros presented by Day Racing Products at Nashville Fairgrounds Speedway (TN).  He did so while paying tribute to a short track legend, dedicating the win to Robert Hamke.   Craig took the lead on lap 83 of [...]

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McCord, Oliver, Owens, Hamlett Win on Nashville Quarter Mile

Nashville, TN (Sunday, July 19, 2020) - A full night of activity for the four local divisions competing on the night for the Masters of the Pros 150 at Nashville Fairgrounds Speedway.  Phillip McCord sped to his second win of the season besting Willie Coats for the Pure Stock win. Boston Oliver, rookie driver competing in the BH Holmes Construction 25 lap event, took home [...]

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Braden Leads 40 Cars in CRA Practice

Travis Braden Clocks an Average Speed of 116.13 MPH to Lead the way in Open Practice Nashville, TN (Friday, July 17, 2020) - Forty cars took to the 5/8th mile high banked oval at Nashville Fairgrounds Speedway today. Music City USA host the JEGS/CRA All-Stars Tour Masters of the Pros Presented by Day Racing Products.  The temperature today for Nashville, a hot summer afternoon at [...]

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10 Things to Know About the Masters of the Pros

Special from Speed51.com - The Masters of the Pros roars into Nashville Fairgrounds Speedway on Saturday, July 18, with one of the richest Pro Late Model events in North America taking place at one of the country's most historic tracks.   WATCH SATURDAY'S MASTERS OF THE PROS ON SPEED51   To preview Saturday's race, here are 10 Things to Know about the Masters of the [...]

By |2020-07-17T19:55:43-05:00July 17th, 2020|Uncategorized|Comments Off on 10 Things to Know About the Masters of the Pros

Second 2020 race at Nashville Fairgrounds Speedway includes CRA Masters of the Pros 150

Special from The Tennessean - The 2020 season began at Nashville Fairgrounds Speedway on July 4 and will shift into a higher gear Saturday with the Champion Racing Association Masters of the Pros 150. The race will feature a higher quality of drivers than what normally competes at the historic track, including Franklin's Jackson Boone, who won the 2019 featured pro late model championship at the track. [...]

By |2020-07-16T10:35:33-05:00July 16th, 2020|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Second 2020 race at Nashville Fairgrounds Speedway includes CRA Masters of the Pros 150