BRISTOL, TN - AUGUST 23:  Joey Logano, driver of the #22 Shell Pennzoil Ford, celebrates in Victory Lane after winning the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Irwin Tools Night Race at Bristol Motor Speedway on August 23, 2014 in Bristol, Tennessee.  (Photo by Jonathan Moore/Getty Images)

Logano Edges Keselowski For First Bristol Win

Joey Logano is looking more and more like a Sprint Cup title contender. Logano surged past Matt Kenseth with 44 laps to go and won for the first time in his career at Bristol Motor […]

KHTK Sports 1140–08/24/2014

BROOKLYN, MI - AUGUST 17:  Jeff Burton, driver of the #14 Mobil 1/Bass Pro Shops Chevrolet, stands on the grid prior to the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Pure Michigan 400 at Michigan International Speedway on August 17, 2014 in Brooklyn, Michigan.  (Photo by Robert Reiners/Getty Images)

Stewart To Sit Out Bristol, Burton Named Replacement

Tony Stewart will not race Saturday night at Bristol Motor Speedway, the third Sprint Cup race he’s skipped since his car struck and killed Kevin Ward Jr. during a sprint car race. Stewart’s decision was […]

KHTK Sports 1140–08/20/2014

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NASCAR Needs To Consider Revamping Schedule

Of the many things NASCAR can’t control, the weather is at the top of the list. NASCAR can’t make it be warm and sunny every race day and NASCAR can’t stave off rain showers or […]

KHTK Sports 1140–03/18/2014

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Edwards Earns Rain-Soaked Bristol Win

If two rain delays totaling more than five hours weren’t enough, the water-logged race at Bristol Motor Speedway had a battery fly out of a car and spread a toilet paper-looking substance all over the […]

KHTK Sports 1140–03/17/2014

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Truex Jr. Fractures Wrist In Bristol Accident

CORNELIUS, N.C. (AP) An MRI has confirmed that Martin Truex Jr. fractured his right wrist in a wreck during Saturday night’s race at Bristol. Michael Waltrip Racing said Tuesday that that Truex has a scaphoid […]

KHTK Sports 1140–08/28/2013

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Earnhardt Jr. Feeling Heat After Poor Finishes

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) Two weeks ago, Dale Earnhardt Jr. was sailing along looking like a lock to make it into NASCAR’s Chase for the championship, standing fifth in points in one of the most consistent […]

KHTK Sports 1140–08/23/2013

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Following Danica Patrick: Double Duty At Atlanta

For the last time on the circuit, Danica Patrick turned her first laps at a track. Atlanta Motor Speedway is a “cookie cutter” 1.5 mile track, similar to Texas and Charlotte, tracks where Patrick has already been.


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Following Danica Patrick: Double Duty At Bristol

The spring Bristol Motor Speedway was not the same as the Bristol Motor Speedway the drivers came to this past weekend. After uneventful racing in the Spring, track owner Bruton Smith took bulldozers to the track and ground the top of the track, creating a whole new Bristol.