Posts With Keyword ‘Knoxville Nationals’

Shuttle Bus Volunteers Still Needed for Nationals

Posted: Friday, July 29th, 2011 at 6:24 am

With the Knoxville Nationals fast approaching, the Knoxville Chamber of Commerce says there’s still plenty of volunteer opportunities.

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Knoxville Police Getting Ready for Nationals

Posted: Tuesday, July 26th, 2011 at 6:28 am

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The Knoxville Police Department is busy preparing for Knoxville Nationals.

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Knoxville Racers Looking To August

Posted: Saturday, July 16th, 2011 at 5:54 am

With the Twin Features races out of the way, the drivers at the Knoxville Raceway can now concentrate on either winning a track championship and for some prepping for the Knoxville Nationals weeks in August.

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All Stars To Invade The Knoxville Raceway On August 6th

Posted: Thursday, July 7th, 2011 at 5:56 am

The All-Star Circuit of Champions will be making a stop at the Knoxville Raceway the week before the 51st Annual Knoxville Nationals on August 6th.

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Volunteers Needed for Knoxville Nationals Weekend

Posted: Sunday, July 3rd, 2011 at 6:22 am

With the 51st Annual Knoxville Nationals just a month and a half away, the Knoxville Chamber of Commerce is looking for volunteers to help keep the city running smoothly during the weekend.

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Knoxville Raceway Prepares For Week 3

Posted: Saturday, May 14th, 2011 at 5:56 am

The Knoxville Raceway hopes to get its third week of racing in as many tries tonight.

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Host Housing Needed for This Year’s Knoxville Nationals

Posted: Friday, March 25th, 2011 at 6:26 am

Though the 51st annual Knoxville Nationals may be more than four months away, preparations for the ten day event have already begun.

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National Sprint Car Hall of Fame To Welcome 13 More Individuals In June

Posted: Friday, January 14th, 2011 at 5:54 am

The 2011 class being inducted into the National Sprint Car Hall of Fame this summer will boast of a Knoxville Nationals Champion and an Indianapolis 500 winning owner. Six drivers including Four-Time Knoxville Nationals Champion and Eight-Time Knoxville Raceway Track Champion Danny Lasoski will be inducted. Also going in as drivers are: Jimmy Boyd, Bob Burman, Wally Campbell, Joe Sostillio, and Gary Wright. Three owners are going into the Hall including Andy Granatelli who won the 1969 Indianapolis 500 as an owner. Also going in as an owner are: Bruce Bromme Jr, and Leonard Kerbs. The Promoters and Media category has four individuals going in including: W.W. Bowen, Gene Marderness, Della Rice, and Emmett Shelley. The induction ceremonies will be held June fourth.

Knoxville Nationals Parade Winners Announced

Posted: Monday, August 30th, 2010 at 6:22 am

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Quality Home Care Professionals took home the award for Best in Parade and Fan Favorite in this year’s Knoxville Nationals parade.

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Pre-Registration Due Today for Nationals 1/3 Marathon and 5K

Posted: Monday, August 2nd, 2010 at 6:28 am

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Pre-registrations are due today for this year’s Knoxville Nationals 1/3 marathon and Sterling Physical Therapy 5K.

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Dollansky Enters Field for World Challenge Race at Knoxville Nationals

Posted: Saturday, July 31st, 2010 at 5:58 am

One of the first guys to qualify for this year’s seventeenth annual Premier Chevy Dealers Knoxville World Challenge has become its twenty-eighth, and possibly final, entrant.

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NSCHoF & Museum Second Floor Tickets Available for Next Week’s 360 Nationals and USAC Non Wingh Nationals

Posted: Saturday, July 31st, 2010 at 5:57 am

With second floor tickets eighty-percent sold out for the 50th annual Goodyear Knoxville Nationals presented by Lucas Oil, August 11-14, the National Sprint Car Hall of Fame & Museum continues to sell tickets for its air-conditioned second floor for the Arnold Motor Supply ‘360’ Knoxville Nationals next Thursday through Saturday , August 5-7, and the Non-Winged Knoxville Nationals next Sunday August 8th.

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Knoxville Nationals 1/3rd Marathon Fast Approaching

Posted: Thursday, July 29th, 2010 at 5:58 am

The Fourth Annual Knoxville Nationals One/Third Marathon is coming up next Saturday August seventh.

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Australlian Trevor Green to Drive for Injured Danny Smith at Knoxville Nationals

Posted: Wednesday, July 28th, 2010 at 5:55 am

This year’s seventeenth annual Premier Chevy Dealers Knoxville World Challenge and the 50th annual Goodyear Knoxville Nationals have several ‘feel good’ story lines, but one of the best involves American Danny Smith and Australian Trevor Green.

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More Than 200 Entrants Signed Up So Far for Nationals Parade

Posted: Monday, July 26th, 2010 at 6:24 am

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This year’s 50th anniversary of the Knoxville Nationals is going to be one of historic proportions according to Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors member and Nationals Chair Ky Boyle.

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Pre-registration Due Next Week for Knoxville Nationals 1/3 Marathon and 5K

Posted: Monday, July 26th, 2010 at 6:22 am

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There’s just one week left to pre-register for this year’s Knoxville Nationals 1/3 Marathon and Sterling Physical Therapy 5K.

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Knoxville Neighborhood Clean-Up This Morning

Posted: Saturday, July 17th, 2010 at 6:20 am

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With hundreds of visitors from around the world expected next month for the 50th Anniversary of the Knoxville Nationals, the Chamber of Commerce is organizing a neighborhood clean up to make sure things are in tip top shape for our guests.

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Knoxville World Challenge Taking Shape

Posted: Thursday, July 8th, 2010 at 5:54 am

11 Americans and 13 international drivers have been entered in the Premier Chevy Dealers Knoxville World Challenge this August.

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Knoxville Chamber Needs Housing for Nationals

Posted: Tuesday, July 6th, 2010 at 6:22 am

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The Knoxville Chamber of Commerce is in need of housing for this year’s 50th Anniversary of the Knoxville Nationals.

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Mr. Sprint Car To Be Named After Fallen Driver

Posted: Thursday, July 1st, 2010 at 5:56 am

This year’s Mr. Sprint Car Award during Iowa Speedweek will now be known as the Jesse Hockett Mr. Sprint Car Award to honor the fallen racer from Warsaw, Missouri.

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