Citing flood warnings and persistent rain, Bristol Motor Speedway officials postponed the most anticipated race of the season Sunday — an audacious attempt to stage a NASCAR Cup Series race on a concrete oval coated with tons of red clay — three hours before its scheduled start.
What time is the NASCAR Bristol race today?
For those who are asking “What time is today’s NASCAR race?” the answer is slightly different than usual for this week’s race.
NASCAR Cup Series 2021 regular season.
|Race||Food City Dirt Race|
|Track||Bristol Motor Speedway|
|Time (ET)||3:30 p.m.|
What was the results of the NASCAR race at Bristol?
Joey Logano made history Monday afternoon. Leading the final 61 laps in the face of a determined charge by Denny Hamlin, Logano won the rain-delayed Food City Dirt Race in overtime at Bristol Motor Speedway, the first dirt-track race for the NASCAR Cup Series since 1970.
Does NASCAR still race at Bristol?
Bristol Motor Speedway and NASCAR officials announced during Monday’s race that the Cup Series dirt event will return in 2022 as part of the track’s spring schedule.
Is NASCAR going to race on dirt at Bristol?
NASCAR’s debut on Bristol Motor Speedway’s dirt-track layout won’t be a one-off. Track owner Speedway Motorsports Inc. announced that its spring NASCAR weekend in 2022 will be held on the dirt. The announcement was made during Monday’s Food City Dirt Race, the NASCAR Cup Series’ first event on a dirt track since 1970.