Legendary Businessman, Philanthropist and NASCAR Hall of Famer Bruton Smith Passes Away

CHARLOTTE, N.C. – A visionary and transformative figure in both business and entertainment, Ollen Bruton Smith, the founder and executive chairman of Sonic Automotive (NYSE:SAH), Speedway Motorsports and Speedway Children’s Charities died today of natural causes. He was 95.

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Carey Bringle and Peg Leg Porker Announce BJMM Partnership

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (JUNE 22, 2022):  This week, Nashville is hitting the races, and our beloved local, independently-owned BBQ brand, Peg Leg Porker, will be making pigs fly as Carey Bringle partners with racer Josh Williams for the seventh year in a row. One of Williams’ first corporate partners while driving in the ARCA Racing Series back in 2015 was Peg Leg Porker, a restaurant concept by renowned Pitmaster Carey Bringle.

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Anticipation Building For Granite State Pro Stock Series $10,000 Race at Lee USA in July

The Granite State Pro Stock Series has one more race date on the schedule before July’s Keen Parts 150 at Lee USA Speedway, but the mid-summer spectacular is already on the minds of both drivers and fans.

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Ryan Preece Set to Return to B. J. McLeod Motorsport’s No. 5 at Nashville

NASHVILLE, TN. JUNE 21: When the NASCAR Xfinity Series returns to Nashville Superspeedway on June 25th, B.J. McLeod Motorsports (BJMM) will welcome back Ryan Preece of Berlin, CT,  as the driver of the team’s No. 5 Ford Mustang.

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R&R Street Stock Series Makes it Thunder Road Debut with Late Model Double Features

Barre, VT — Following their extremely successful one-off V-8 Street Stock opens at Lee USA Speedway and White Mountain Motorsports Park in the past, the newly established R&R Race Parts Open Street Stock Series is ready to invade Barre, Vermont’s Thunder Road International Speedbowl this Thursday, June 23rd for Community College of Vermont Night. 

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Tilley to Return to NASCAR Cup Kwik Trip 250

Indianapolis, Ind., (June 22, 2022) – Era Motorsport founder Kyle Tilley is set to return to the NASCAR Cup Series for the Kwik Trip 250 Presented by Jockey Made in America. The race, taking place July 3rd, 2022, in the rolling hills of Elkhart Lake, Wisconsin’s Road America, will consist of 62 laps (approximately 250 miles) through the 14 turns that make up the 4.05 mile road course of America’s National Park of Speed. Tilley will be behind the wheel of the Live Fast Motorsports next generation Ford Mustang.

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Concrete Crunch: NASCAR Cup Series Prepares For Nashville Superspeedway

After a weekend of rest, the competitors in the NASCAR Cup Series prepare for one of the schedule’s most unique tracks – Nashville Superspeedway – with the Ally 400 on June 26 at 5 p.m. ET on NBC, MRN and SiriusXM NASCAR Radio (Channel 90). Cup competitors are challenged with grappling the D-shaped, concrete oval that stretches 1.33-miles on Sunday – the longest concrete surface track on the 2022 schedule.

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NASCAR Camping World Truck Series: Team DGR’s Todd Gilliland Wins Knoxville, Steals Opportunity To Win A Spot In The Playoffs

Team DGR called upon the expertise of NASCAR Cup Series driver Todd Gilliland to pilot their No. 17 Ford at Knoxville Raceway last weekend and the decision paid off big-time with a trip to Victory Lane, the first for the organization this season. Ultimately the win was great for Gilliland, but for the drivers vying for the final five spots in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Playoffs, it stole a chance for one of the championship contenders to lock themselves into the postseason with a win.

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