Even as much of the Northeast is buried under snow, the racing season is in full swing in the south.  Many tracks have started their weekly racing program, and now multiple touring series have kicked off their 2017 campaigns as well.  With that in mind, now is a perfect time to take a look at […]

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KINGSPORT, Tenn. – The green flag must wait for another week at Kingsport Speedway. A forecast of rain and cool temperatures has forced the season-opening Food City 175 that was scheduled for this Saturday, March 18 to be placed on hold until next Saturday, March 25. Speedway officials have been closely monitoring the weather and […]

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KINGSPORT, Tenn. — Kingsport Speedway has revealed their 2017 schedule of events.   21 events encompass the 2017 calendar for the 0.375-mile oval. The 2017 season cranks up in mid-March and runs through the first weekend in September.   The Food City 175 will kick the NASCAR Whelen All-American Series (NWAAS) season off on Saturday, […]

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KINGSPORT, Tenn. — Robbie Ferguson used a lap 46 restart to claim his first win at Kingsport Speedway since 2002 in a dramatic finish.   Ferguson and Wayne Hale were on the front row for 60 laps of NASCAR Whelen All-American Series action.   Hale would quickly pull to the lead, with Kres VanDyke and […]

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KINGSPORT, Tenn.– Kres VanDyke claimed his sixth win of the season Friday night at Kingsport Speedway’s WQUT Night at the Races.   Ronnie McCarty qualified on the pole position for the 75-lap Late Model Stock Car main event. With an invert of five positions, Wayne Hale would start on the pole and Jeff Maupin on […]

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KINGSPORT, Tenn. — Ronnie McCarty of Kingsport is the defending Kingsport Speedway NASCAR Whelen All-American Series Late Model Stock Car champion, however, the start to the 2016 racing season hadn’t lived up to his expectations. But that all changed in a major way Friday, as he led flag-to-flag for his first win of the season […]

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Kingsport, TN – Kres VanDyke of Abingdon, Va., moved into the lead just past halfway of the NASCAR Whelen All-American Series Late Model Stock Car feature Friday night at Kingsport Speedway, and once out front he cruised to his fourth win of the season.   VanDyke set fast-time in qualifying at 15.166 seconds, with Zeke Shell second […]

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Kingsport, TN – Mother Nature threatened to wash out the Memorial Day holiday weekend racing program Friday at Kingsport Speedway when a thunderstorm brought a halt to activities prior to start of qualifying. Weather radar showed that once the system moved out of Model City the rest of the night would be rain-free, and once track drying began […]

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KINGSPORT, Tenn. – Officials with the Southern Modified Race Tour have canceled the event scheduled for Friday, May 20 at Kingsport Speedway due to the forecast of rain.   “Travel for everyone and the strong possibility of, at the best, damp and probably rainy weather makes for a bad event for the teams and fans,” […]

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KINGSPORT, TN – There are those who believe Friday the 13th to be unlucky. However, should you ask Kres VanDyke and Zeke Shell their thoughts, it’s a good likelihood they will strongly disagree.   With Kingsport Speedway hosting Shriner’s Night at the Races in the Model City, the two chauffeurs split NASCAR Whelen All-American Series Late Model Stock […]

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