KINGSPORT, Tenn. — It’s been a rainy and unseasonably cool spring in Northeast Tennessee, and the arrival of first day of summer isn’t until later in June. But try telling everyone gathered Friday at Kingsport Speedway that it isn’t already summer, because the temperature reached 90 degrees and was downright sweltering hot. […]

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KINGSPORT, Tenn. — Northeast Tennessee and Southwest Virginia, are you ready for "The Concrete Jungle" to roar to life? With the official arrival of spring at mid-week, both race fans and competitors alike are looking forward to the first green flag of 2019 waving at Kingsport Speedway on Saturday, March 23. The Model […]

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KINGSPORT, TN - Twin features for the NASCAR Whelen All-American Series Late Model Stock Car division highlighted the “Fast Friday at The Concrete Jungle” racing program at Kingsport Speedway, with Kres VanDyke of Abingdon, Virginia, and Zeke Shell of Johnson City, each visiting victory lane.   VanDyke was fastest in Late Model Stock Car qualifying at […]

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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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KINGSPORT, Tenn. – Three weeks ago, Zeke Shell’s race car left Kingsport Speedway in pieces. This time, it left with a trophy.   Shell grabbed the lead on lap 27 after a hard-fought battle with Justin Fontaine. The win was Shell’s first on the season.   Joey Trent and Fontaine started the race on the […]

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KINGSPORT, Tenn. — Mother Nature threatened to wash out Whelen Night at the Races with a pop-up shower Friday evening near race-time at Kingsport Speedway. But following track drying fans were treated to an exciting seven division NASCAR Whelen All-American Series racing program at “The Concrete Jungle.”   Kres VanDyke and Zeke Shell battled throughout […]

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Kingsport, TN - With heavy rain falling at times during the day on Friday, followed by scattered showers at night around Northeast Tennessee and nearby Southwest Virginia, Kingsport Speedway somehow managed to escape any downpours and was able to get WQUT 101.5 FM Night at the Races in Friday. The Fourth of July is known […]

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