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Kyle Busch Gets Candid on Kyle Larson’s ‘Generational’ Talent With 7-Word Verdict

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Kyle Larson Fuels Kyle Busch’s Respect Debate, Promises ‘Moving On’ From Petty Denny Hamlin Beef

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“We’re Not Very Smart Anyway”: Clint Bowyer Claims He ‘Completely Blew’ His Nashville Record After a Painful Return to NASCAR

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Front Row Motorsports’ Future Ace Doubling Down on His Brutal Carson Hocevar Bashing Earns NASCAR Fans’ Approval

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Carson Hocevar’s Rowdy Reputation Finally Catches Up to Him as NASCAR Refuses to Let Go of His Career-Long Shenanigans

NASCAR has handed Carson Hocevar a severe penalty for the incident with Harrison Burton at Nashville Superspeedway in the Cup Series.

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Kevin Harvick Slams Kyle Larson’s ‘Settle the Score’ Mentality in Nashville Leading to His Downfall

Kevin Harvick speaks from experience about Kyle Larson choice to settle the score with Denny Hamlin in Nashville.

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Unconvinced Dale Earnhardt Jr Drops Harsh 8-Word Verdict on NASCAR’s Shocking Kyle Busch Mercy

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Dale Earnhardt Jr Uncovers the True “Delicate” Reason Behind Denny Hamlin and Kyle Larson’s Reignited Rivalry

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$50,000 Lighter, Carson Hocevar Publicly Trashed by Cup Star’s Livid Wife Amidst New Controversial Detail

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“It’s Shaming…” – Dale Earnhardt Jr Sounds Off on NASCAR’s ‘Under the Rug’ Act, With a Brutal Reminder of Dale Sr

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Brad Keselowski’s Insider Defends Kyle Larson’s Only Racing Inability With Bold Matt Kenseth Verdict

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Kevin Harvick Deciphers NASCAR’s Questionable Decision to Give Back Kyle Busch’s Position

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“Justice” – NASCAR Slapping a Hefty 5-Figure Penalty on Carson Hocevar’s Violent Antics in Nashville Earns Fans’ Approval

Spire Motorsports rookie driver, Carson Hocevar has been deemed guilty of intentionally wrecking Harison Burton during the Ally 400 race.

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NASCAR Director Absolves Kyle Busch of Wrongdoing in Nashville After a Controversial Decision to Restore Rowdy’s Position

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“Can’t Run Three Laps”- Infuriated Kyle Petty Publicly Tears Into ‘Greatest Drivers’ of NASCAR’s Nashville Controversy

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NASCAR Doing Right by Kyle Busch Has Insider Slamming Chase Elliott’s “Dune-Bugging” Antics

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“Stop All the Bulls**t”: Denny Hamlin Urges NASCAR to Teach Rookie a Lesson, Curbing His Reckless Acts

Denny Hamlin has urged NASCAR to hold Spire Motorsport rookie accountable for an incident at Nashville Superspeedway in the Cup Series.

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Nashville Superspeedway - 2021 Latest News, Winners, Qualifying, Track

Nashville Superspeedway is a superspeedway used for NASCAR races. It is situated in Gladeville, Tennessee. The superspeedway is around 30 miles southeast of Nashville. The track was built in 2001. It is at present utilized for racing events and GT Academy.

It is a permanent oval track. The track is 1?1?3 miles long. Dover Motorsports, Inc. is the owner of the Nashville Superspeedway. The company likewise owns Dover International Speedway. It was the longest track in NASCAR. The track hosted races till 2011.

The current permanent seating limit is 25,000. Extra seats are acquired for certain occasions. 150,000 spectators can enjoy racing as the seating capacity can be increased. Foundation is set up to grow the superspeedway to incorporate a street course, short track, drag strip.

The track is additionally accessible and has been utilized as a shooting area for different TV and film projects. Nashville Superspeedway happens to be the testing circuit by the NASCAR crews.

The track welcomed Erik Moses as track president in August 2020.

History

The Superspeedway hosts four NASCAR significant races every year. The races are two NASCAR Xfinity Series races and two NASCAR Gander RV and Outdoors Truck Series races. The truck race happens every year preceding 2010. The IndyCar Series race also used to happen on the track. The track was the host to Firestone Indy 200 its inception until 2008.

NASCAR constantly showed little interest in organizing a NASCAR Cup Series race at the track.

In October 2009, Dover Motorsports chose to close Memphis Motorsports Park. The Memphis Truck race for late June 2010 was moved to Nashville Superspeedway on April 2. It was held one day preceding the yearly Nationwide Series race at the track.

The April Truck race was known as the "Nashville 200." Nashville Superspeedway was the only track to have two Truck Series races without facilitating a NASCAR Cup occasion.

The race winners were provided with stunning Gibson Les Paul guitars as race-winning trophies. Some of the drivers even won their first races at this particular track. The track is known as "superspeedway".

Until 1984, Nashville Speedway hosted a couple of 420-lap Cup races. Although, NASCAR pulled its endorsing permit from the circuit after arguments.

Following drowsy participation for significant occasions and no possibilities of acquiring a Cup Series occasion, Dover Motorsports declared that the track would not look for NASCAR sanctions in 2012. It was successfully closed down on August 3, 2011.

In the declaration, Dover likewise indicated that the track was available to be purchased. The track stayed accessible for private use, for example, vehicle and tire testing.

Quick Facts

Location4847-F McCreary Road Lebanon, TN 37090
OperatorDover Motorsports, Inc.
Major EventsNASCAR Cup Series

NASCAR Xfinity Series

NASCAR Camping World Truck Series

ARCA Menards Series

Length1.333 mi (2.145 km)