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2021 Food City Dirt Race
The 2021 Food City Dirt Race is an upcoming NASCAR Cup Series race that will be held on March 28, 2021, at Bristol Motor Speedway in Bristol, Tennessee. Contested over 250 laps on the 0.533 miles (0.858 km) short track, it will be the seventh race of the 2021 NASCAR Cup Series season.
The normally concrete racing surface will be covered with 2,300 truckloads of red clay, reducing the banking from 28 to 19 degrees, and making for the Cup Series’ first race on dirt in 50 years
Bristol Motor Speedway, formerly known as Bristol International Raceway and Bristol Raceway, is a NASCAR short track venue located in Bristol, Tennessee. Constructed in 1960, it held its first NASCAR race on July 30, 1961. Despite its short length, Bristol is among the most popular tracks on the NASCAR schedule because of its distinct features, which include extraordinarily steep banking, an all concrete surface, two pit roads, and stadium-like seating
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In 2021, the race shifted to a dirt surface version of the track and was renamed the Food City Dirt Race. On January 25, 2021, NASCAR announced the stage lengths of all events in all three series. According to the stage lengths, it states the race will consist of 250 laps.