Food City 500 Coverage

Dierks Bentley at BMS

Bristol Motor Speedway hosts some of the best shows in mortorsports, but in August, they'll host a different kind of show.

Food City 500 restarted

Carl Edwards wins rain-delayed Food City 500

Carl Edwards wins the rain-delayed Food City 500 at Bristol Motor Speedway.

TDOT and law enforcement keep traffic moving at BMS

TDOT and law enforcement keep traffic moving at BMS

Thousands of fans drove in and around Bristol Motor Speedway in the rain on Sunday.

Paralympian comes home for race

The Bristol race brings all kinds of people into town for the weekend. The Tri-Cities’ own Blake Leeper is also in town, and it’s not just on the new magazine…

AJ Allmendinger at Bristol

The Business of NASCAR

Virginia native Tad Geschickter takes News 5 'under the hood' of JTG Daughtery Racing.

Downtown businesses during race week

Downtown businesses say race week is good and bad

Bristol Motor Speedway draws thousands of race fans to this area from as far away as Canada and California.

"Moonshiners" stars in town for race

A couple of reality television stars are spending a few days in the Tri-Cities this week. Bill Canny and Josh Lewis from the popular Discovery Channel show…

Race parking raises money for church

Where you park for the race this weekend may have a bigger impact than you think. Just across the fence from all the action, members of the Volunteer Baptist…

Fans pack Bristol Motor Speedway for weekend of races

On Friday evening, NASCAR fans got a chance to meet their favorite drivers after qualifying.

McClure expecting exciting qualifying at BMS

Chilhowie, Va. native and NASCAR driver Eric McClure appeared live on News 5 WCYB at 6 Thursday evening.

Campers battle the cold

Cold weather means safety risks for BMS campers

Despite the rainy and windy weather campers are still getting ready for the weekend full of big races at Bristol Motor Speedway.  It was a blustery Wednesday…

NASCAR president visits BMS

Bristol native and NASCAR President Mike Helton returned to Bristol Motor Speedway Wednesday night.

NASCAR tweaks qualifying, starting at BMS

During a conference call Tuesday with crew chiefs, NASCAR banned drivers from making cool-down laps following their qualifying attempt. Teams will instead be…

race campers

Businesses get ready for race week

Signs of race week are popping up all over the Tri-Cities, and fans are starting to roll into the campgrounds.

Earnhardt success

Dale Junior's success could draw larger crowd to Bristol

A popular driver in NASCAR is gaining a lot of attention with his success -- Dale Earnhardt, Jr. has had three top performances recently, including a big win…

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March 15, 1 - 5 p.m.: Drive To Stop Diabetes 300 and PITT LITE 125

March 16, 1 - 4 p.m.: Food City 500

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