When NASCAR returns to Bristol Motor Speedway for their race weekend at the end of March, the half-mile speedway will look quite a bit different. The track will be converted into a dirt track. The event on March 28th will mark the first NASCAR Cup Series dirt race since the 1970 season.
On Thursday, the speedway shared video of a truck dumping dirt inside the facility as the iconic short track undergoes its transformation.
— BristolMotorSpeedway (@BMSupdates) January 7, 2021
The NASCAR Cup Series Food City Dirt Race at Bristol will take place on Sunday, March 28th at 3:30 PM ET and television coverage will be provided by FOX. The NASCAR Camping World Truck Series will also be in action at the Bristol Motor Speedway dirt track Saturday, March 27th at 8:00 PM ET and that race will be televised on FS1.