Members of the Nashville Board of Fair Commissioners voted Tuesday morning to terminate the current contract with the Fairgrounds Speedway Nashville and its promoters, Formosa Productions.  According to Fox 17 Nashville, board members voted unanimously to cut ties with the father-daughter team of Claire and Tony Formosa, citing a breach of contract.   According to […]

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There has been plenty of conversation, speculation and excitement among motorsports enthusiasts over the past few months after Fairgrounds Speedway Nashville and Bristol Motor Speedway reached an agreement last December to pursue bringing major NASCAR events back to the famed 5/8-mile oval.   During an interview on Speed51’s “The Morning Bullring” Monday, Fairgrounds Speedway Nashville […]

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This weekend, the much-anticipated running of the 34thAnnual All American 400 takes place at Fairgrounds Speedway Nashville (TN) after weather postponed the event from its traditional fall date.  Speedway promoter Tony Formosa joined Speed51’s “The Morning Bullring” Monday to discuss the historic event.   Due to the rescheduling of the race from last November, the […]

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  Click the Button Below to Watch the Show   The Morning Bullring talk show on Speed51.com returned Monday morning at 7 a.m. ET with another jam-packed episode of short track racing talk.   This week’s show looked back on an eventful weekend in the short track racing world with events like the Old North State Nationals […]

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A man who has been around the short track racing ranks for quite some time will be leading the technical inspection process for one of Super Late Model racing’s crown jewel events this April.  Fairgrounds Speedway Nashville track operator Tony Formosa confirmed with Speed51.com Wednesday afternoon that veteran tech director Micky Cain will step into […]

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Formosa Productions Inc. and Bristol Motor Speedway (BMS) have today reached an agreement to explore bringing major NASCAR racing events back to Nashville. The joint effort intends to combine local racing and other major motorsports events that once made Fairgrounds Speedway one of the premier raceways in motorsports.   Formosa Productions has a multi-year contract […]

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Just a day after word arose that Speedway Motorsports Inc. was pursuing Fairgrounds Speedway Nashville (TN), current track promoters have issued a statement that they have received a long-term agreement to operate the legendary racetrack.   Tony Formosa has promoted events at the racetrack outside of Nashville, TN since 2010, all on one-year contracts.  Now […]

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The 32nd Annual All American 400 at the Fairgrounds Speedway Nashville in Tennessee has found a presenting sponsor.  This year’s highly-anticipated return to a 400-lap Super Late Model race will be presented by the Freeman Webb Company.   “I am proud to sponsor the All-American 400, and I continue to be proud of our speedway […]

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(UPDATED 10:55am ET, Saturday October 3)   Officials at Fairgrounds Speedway Nashville (TN) decided Saturday morning to postpone this weekend’s All American 400 weekend due to a forecast of inclement weather and concerns for track becoming dry enough for competition in time for Sunday’s feature racing.   The All American 400 has been rescheduled for […]

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The All-American 400, which has been run under different formats, series sanctions and types of short track race cars during its 30-year-history, will once again feature a different type of race car than ever before in its history when the event is held at Fairgrounds Speedway Nashville (TN) October 31 and November 1.   Track […]

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