Street Fights News
- September 2011
Anyone ready for one last pass through Thunder Valley will have a few extra hours to hit the track during Will Kinzer Foundation for Autism Research Night at the Fas Mart Street Fights season finale on Saturday, Oct. 1.
Ford power will be on display at the Fas Mart Street Fights Series Thursday, Sept. 15 as the company once again joins the popular street-legal drag racing series as sponsor of Ford Night.
Street Fights is the perfect opportunity for everyone to put their vehicle to the test. From station wagons and mini-vans to high-power American muscle and import tuners, there is something for everyone.
Bristol Dragway and King College’s student activity board are going to make back to school shopping easier for one student by giving away a new laptop during Fas Mart Street Fights Sept. 8.
King’s student activity board, known as Student Life Activities Committee @ King (S.L.A.C.K), has joined Thunder Valley to host the King College S.L.A.C.K.’s Back to School Bash Thursday night to give students one last break before they hit the books.
- August 2011
Bristol Dragway officials have elected to postpone the Fas Mart Street Fights event originally scheduled for Thursday, Aug. 18 until a later date due to the upcoming August NASCAR race weekend.
While the end of summer may be fast approaching, Thunder Valley will keep the mercury on the rise with Advanced BioServices Guy's Night at Fas Mart Street Fights on Saturday, August 13.
- July 2011
Bristol Dragway’s Fas Mart Street Fights is known for attracting vehicles of all kinds to Thunder Valley, and at Tennessee National Guard Night on July 21, spectators will get to see another…Dale Earnhardt Jr.’s No. 88 National Guard show car.
Fans will be able to get up close and take a look at Earnhardt Jr.’s office and find out what makes it tick. Tennessee National Guard personnel also will be on hand at this exciting Street Fights event.
- June 2011
Everyone knows that fans can see a wide range of cool cars and trucks take on the quarter-mile during Bristol Dragway’s Fas Mart Street Fights. On Thursday, June 30, however, one of the most unique vehicles in the world will seek to break a speed record during Tennessee National Guard Night.
Bristol’s Randy Moore will bring his Aaron’s Outdoors monster truck to Thunder Valley in a bid to become the first monster truck driver to break the 100 mph barrier. Moore who raced Pro Mods at Bristol Dragway earlier in his career will mix his knowledge of straight-line racing with the world of monster trucks in this exciting event.
- May 2011
Life would be so much easier if money fell from the sky. On June 2, during the Fas Mart Street Fights event in Thunder Valley, life will become a little easier for a few fans, as cash will rain down from atop the control tower during the always-popular money drop.
At the event, fans should visit the Bristol Dragway gaming trailer to enter for their chance to be selected to compete in the promotion.
Ford will put the power into the Fas Mart Street Fights Series Thursday, May 26 by sponsoring Ford Night at the popular grassroots racing event.
Street Fights is the perfect opportunity for everyone to put their vehicle to the test. From station wagons and minivans to high-power American muscle and import tuners, there is something for everyone.
Bike Night at the Thursday, May 12 Fas Mart Street Fights will give motorcycle owners a chance to flex their muscle on their two-wheel missiles in Thunder Valley.
Riders know the rush they receive riding their machines, but taking a quick blast down Bristol Dragway is an unmatched experience.
05/03/11Bristol Motor Speedway Race To Relief creates 24 hours of awareness to benefit those affected by recent tornadoes
Relief and awareness of victims in Tennessee and Virginia from the recent devastating storms are the focus as Bristol Motor Speedway and Dragway aid efforts of the American Red Cross this Friday and Saturday with a variety of activities during the BMS Race To Relief.
There will be smoke on the mountain- and in the valley- during the Thursday, May 5 Fas Mart Street Fights event at Bristol Dragway thanks to the always-popular Burnout Competition.
Vehicles of all sizes will take part in this exciting contest to show which machine can produce the biggest and thickest cloud of tire-melting smoke in Thunder Valley. No one ever knows what may happen as cars are pushed to their limit.
- April 2011
04/25/11Street Fights Set For This Evening (Apr. 28); Free Admission For All College Students With Valid I.D.
Fas Mart Street Fights is still scheduled for tonight (Apr. 28) despite the storms that swept through the area overnight. Gates open this evening at 5 p.m., with racing scheduled for 6 p.m.
Tonight is College Night and admission is free for any student who shows a valid college I.D., while students wishing to race can do so for only $5 with a college I.D.
Thunder Valley gets ready for Easter at the Fas Mart Street Fights event on Thursday, April 21, with a gift left by the Easter Bunny himself.
Dragway staff will hide the prize egg somewhere in Thunder Valley. Throughout the night, clues will be announced detailing where to find the hidden egg. Once the hunt begins, anyone can search for it. The lucky person who is able to discover the egg will win several goodies from Bristol Dragway…and the Easter Bunny, of course.
Move over Indiana Jones, several women will be searching for treasure in Thunder Valley during the Thursday, April 14 edition of the Fas Mart Street Fights Series at Bristol Dragway.
Thanks to the Ladies’ Night Diamond Dig one lady will come away with a new piece of jewelry.
It’s everybody’s dream – money falling from the sky – and on Thursday night, April 7, a few lucky fans at Fas Mart Street Fights will have the chance to keep everything they can catch as the money drop returns.
Fans can visit the Bristol Dragway gaming trailer and enter for their chance to be selected to compete in the money drop during the event.
- March 2011
Bristol Dragway has the cure for every race fan aching to get back to Thunder Valley for the Fas Mart Street Fights Series season opener on Saturday, April 2…extreme power.
Doug Winters brings his fire-breathing, nitro-burning Pro Mod to Fas Mart Street Fights for the very first time. He will thrill the fans with insane 200 mph exhibition runs in his 3,000 horsepower ground-pounding machine throughout the afternoon.
To reward loyal Fas Mart Street Fights racers and spectators, Bristol Dragway officials have developed a new season pass to help them save money all season in Thunder Valley.
Beginning now, interested racers can purchase a five race pass for only $35. The pass represents a $15 savings, as regular racer admission pricing is $10 per event. Competitors can purchase as many passes as they want for the 2011 season.
- January 2011
Bristol Dragway’s 2011 season schedule features an impressive lineup of events, including the NHRA Thunder Valley Nationals on Father’s Day weekend, that will satisfy every race fan no matter the type of drag racing they enjoy.
Thrilling NHRA action returns to Bristol June 17-19 for one of the most popular events on the calendar among both drivers and fans, the 11th Annual Thunder Valley Nationals. The Father’s Day weekend event is the flagship event for Bristol Dragway and provides an experience unparalleled in motorsports