2016 Bristol NASCAR Racing Weekend Guide, TV and Radio Schedule

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NASCAR Sprint Cup Series
Race: Food City 500
Place: Bristol Motor Speedway
Date and Time: Sunday, April 17 at 1 p.m. ET
Tune-in: FOX, PRN, SiriusXM NASCAR Radio
Distance: 266.5 miles (500 laps)
What to Watch For: Kyle Busch goes for his third straight win. … Matt Kenseth attempts to defend his spring 2015 Bristol victory. … One week after finishing sixth despite leading a race-high 141 laps at Texas, Martin Truex Jr. tries to turn around his luck at Bristol. … Ricky Stenhouse Jr. has a single-track career-high two top fives and 11.2 average finish in six starts at Thunder Valley. … Ryan Blaney tries to catch Chase Elliott in the Sunoco Rookie of the Year standings at Bristol where he owns a NASCAR XFINITY Series and NASCAR Camping World Truck Series win.

NASCAR XFINITY Series
Race: Fitzgerald Glider Kits 300
Place: Bristol Motor Speedway
Date and Time: Saturday, April 16 at 12:30 p.m. ET
Tune-in: FS1, PRN, SiriusXM NASCAR Radio
Distance: Two Heat Races – 26.65 miles (50 laps) | Main – 106.6 miles (200 laps)
What to Watch For: Only a point down in the NASCAR XFINITY Series point standings, Elliott Sadler can seize the lead from Daniel Suárez. … Erik Jones tries to increase his 21-point advantage over Brandon Jones in the Sunoco Rookie of the Year standings.

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