2014 Food City 500 Details
This Bristol-based race is always one of the very best of the year around NASCAR, but
that's something that you're not going to figure out sitting at home wondering what the big race is like. Forget the flatscreen
in your living room and get out to the Food City 500 and you'll suddenly be right in the middle of nail-biting action as this
great race brings together some of the very best drivers in the world. As soon as you're there soaking up the vibes of a big
race, you'll be glad that you're not sitting anywhere else, as NASCAR is a sport that springs to life when you get a chance
to see it in person.
Bristol Motor Speedway is always popping each and every year for the Food City 500, which is a
tradition that isn't likely to change any time in the near future. If it's been a little while since you've headed out to
an amazing NASCAR event, there has never been a better time to join in an unbelievable race packed to the brim with bench-gripping
excitement. The Food City 500 is sure to be filled to the brim with heart-pounding action once again this year, so don't even
think about missing a lap.
2014 Food City 500 Drivers
Head on out to Bristol Motor Speedway to see the
Food City 500 this year and you won't regret seeing what is sure to be a great race filled with jaw-dropping excitement that
will have you buzzing long after the race is over. Guys like Rusty Wallace, Dale Earnhardt, Darrell Waltrip and more have
all won multiple times and you never know when the next all-time great is going to burst onto the scene with a banner day,
giving you plenty of reasons to head out and see the action for yourself once again this year as the Food City 500 gets going.
Food City 500 History
This one has been around for a while, as it first formed in 1961 as the Southeastern 500
and has been through a steady stream of amazing moments and nail-biting finishes. Big names like Rusty Wallace, Darrell Waltrip
and Dale Earnhardt are just a few of the legends who have made their mark on this race by taking the checkered flag, and you
never know who is going to be the next to punch it to the finish line and take a place next to the NASCAR icons. This is one
of the most followed races in the year for a reason, and it definitely isn't because there is a lack of excitement from race
With everything on the line, the fastest cars in the world and the top drivers on the NASCAR circuit, this
is an event with a rich history and a very bright future, providing plenty of opportunities to get out and see for yourself
what all the NASCAR fans are talking about. The Food City 500 is always bringing top-tier racing to the area, making it a
race you simply don't want to skip.
2014 Food City 500 Trivia
Did you know that Rusty Wallace won this
race six separate times?
Wallace won the race six times between the mid-80s and 2000, solidifying him as one of the
legends of Bristol in the process. Not far behind him are both Dale Earnhardt and Darrell Waltrip, who both took it down five
different times. With this type of star power winning the Food City 500, though it's gone by different names over the years,
it's always a good idea to head out and see some of the best drivers around compete at the highest possible level.
2014 Food City 500 Spectator Experience
Though there are plenty of other NASCAR races and events, it all culminates
with exciting events like the Food City 500. This is one of the very best races you'll find anywhere, as it brings all the
best drivers from around NASCAR together for an event that is highly anticipated around Bristol each and every year. We all
know that you can just keep up with the action on your smart phone, but you're way, way off if you ever think you're going
to come close to the atmosphere that you'll find if you're actually in the stands for all of the heart-pounding excitement.
Even the DVR can't capture the action the same way, as it's always that much more special when there isn't a pause button
and a broadcaster feebly trying to explain how amazing the atmosphere is.
And as soon as you're there, you'll probably
get the picture pretty loud and clear. With tens of thousands of fans at your side, this is a sport that gets taken to a completely
different level thanks to the fan passion and excitement, which is just as impossible to duplicate from as the roar of the
engines and buzz of the tires on the track.