Bristol: NASCAR Weekend Schedule, Race Start Time, TV/Streaming Info for Spring 2024

This weekend both the NASCAR Cup and Craftsman Truck Series will be in action at the a track nicknamed Thunder Valley.

Bristol Motor Speedway has long had two dates on the NASCAR schedule but this year the spring race is no longer on dirt as it returns to concrete. The track measures 0.533 miles around, only larger than the paperclip shaped Martinsville Speedway. Bristol has been on the Cup Series schedule since 1961.

Below fans can find the complete weekend information for Bristol including the schedule, tv and streaming info, previous winners and weather.

Weekend Schedule

Saturday March 16

3:00 pm Craftsman Truck Series Practice, TV/Streaming: FS1; Radio: SiriusXM
3:40 pm Craftsman Truck Series Qualifying, TV/Streaming: FS1; Radio: SiriusXM Pole: Christian Eckes, Starting Lineup
5:00 pm Cup Series Practice, TV/Streaming: FS1; Radio: PRN, SiriusXM
5:50 pm Cup Series Qualifying, TV/Streaming: FS1; Radio: PRN, SiriusXM Pole: Ryan Blaney, Starting Lineup
8:00 pm Craftsman Truck Series Weather Guard Truck Race, TV/Streaming: FS1; Radio: MRN, SiriusXM Winner: Christian Eckes, Full Results

Sunday March 17

3:30 pm Cup Series Food City 500, TV/Streaming: FOX; Radio: PRN, SiriusXM Winner: Denny Hamlin, Full Results

Previous Winners

Cup Series: Denny Hamlin (Fall 2023)
Truck Series: Corey Heim (Fall 2023)


While clouds are expected throughout the weekend, rain should hold off. Saturday’s high of 62 will fall to 58 for Sunday.

John Bman
John Bman
Founder and Owner of Tireball Sports.

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