Bristol Dirt Nationals

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March 15-20, 2021
Bristol Motor Speedway Dirt
Bristol, Tennesee

Super Late Models
Open Modifieds
604 Late Models
602 Late Models
Stock Cars
Sport Mods

Spectator Grandstands (Fri / Sat):

Friday $40
Saturday $40
Combo $75
Kids (12 and under) $5 per day
Kids Combo $10
*$5 increase on all tickets on day of event


$45 Per Monday-Thursday
$50 Per Friday-Saturday
$200 Week
$30 Pit Parking Pass (additional transportation in pits, car)
$30 Pit Vehicle Pass (ATV, UTV, Gold Cart, Pit Bike, Etc)

Pit Passes are available ALL WEEK
Kid Pit Passes 13 and Under are 50% Off with parent waiver signed.

All camping reservations at available at:

The 2021 Bristol Dirt Nationals has hired Professional Motorsports Solutions to conduct Timing & Scoring. We will utilize Westhold Transponders. If you do not have this brand transponder rentals will be available.
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Contact Dave Seay for all sales information:

Hornet $2000 WIN | $200 Start
602 Late Model $5000 WIN | $500 Start
Stock Car $5000 WIN | $500 Start
Sport Mod $5000 WIN | $500 Start
604 Late Model $7500 WIN | $750 Start
Modified $7500 WIN | $750 Start
Open Modified $10,000 | $1000 Start
Super Late Model $10,000 and $50,000.00 WIN

Over $500,000 in Total Purse

Registration is open to Super Late Models.

Stock Cars, Sport Mods, Modifieds, 602 Late Models, 604 Late Models, Open Modifieds and Hornets is closed and SOLD OUT. Entry Fees are Non-Refundable if event is completed. Driver entries cannot be transferred or sold. 

The Bristol Dirt Nationals set for March 15-20, 2021 will be broadcast LIVE on a and the raceXR Apps on iPhone, Android, Roku, Fire TV, and Apple TV with a Monthly Subscription. No Additional Fees, Cancel Anytime.

The XR+ Broadcast will be hosted by Ruben Mireles and will include multiple camera angles, instant replay, interviews, segments, and entertaining takes on the event throughout the week. XR+ is the exclusive live and on demand video partner of the Bristol Dirt Nationals.


Schedule may be revised at any time for any reason.


Car must be legal within your sanction rules, exceptions in Notes.
Detailed rules will be posted at a later time.


In the best interest of safety, Bristol Motor Speedway and X.CELERATED will require additional safety requirements for the running of the Bristol Dirt Nationals. All safety measures are mandatory for all classes. All cars must pass inspection or you will not be allowed to race at the event. DOWNLOAD CHECKLIST (PDF)

We understand this may be a burden and additional expense to your racing program. If you would prefer to withdraw your entry you may do so by contacting by January 15, 2021 for a full refund, a one-time policy exception. Driver entries cannot be transferred or sold. Any questions regarding Safety, Rules, and Tech can be directed to


Qualifying Divisions
– 2 Nights
– Heats with Passing Points
– 3 Features, 30 Cars Per, Finishing Points
– WIN and Your IN
– Must Race BOTH NIGHTS, even with WIN
– Combined Heats and Features = Points to lineup Fri/Sat Features and LCQs, 24 Car Feature (12 Locked In – Winners + Points), (4) 30 Car LCQs, Top 3 Transfer

Super Late Models
– Both Nights
– A/B Group Qualifying. A is Heats 1-3 and B is 4-6
– A in Inside Row of Feature and B Outside Row.
– 6 Heats / Transfer 3
– 3 LCQ Transfer 2
– Heats 15 Laps, LCQ 20 Laps, Redraw Heat Winners and 2nd Place

Format may be adjusted depending on car count.


All Event Payout is for Friday/Saturday Features Only. Qualifying Nights do not have a payout.

Tow Money is paid out to any racer that completes both qualifying nights who does not qualify for the Friday/Saturday Features. Super Late Model racers must compete in both nights to collect Tow Money.

Total Purse

Super Late Models – Saturday

Super Late Models – Friday

Open Modifieds

604 Crate Late Models and Modifieds

602 Crate Late Models, Stock Cars, and Sport Mods


Disclaimer: If inclement Weather, Poor Attendance, or Low Participation event payout may be adjusted. Total Payout is based on full fields.

In The News

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Bristol Dirt Nationals Draft List for January 25, 2021

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Bristol Dirt Nationals Pre Entry List as of January 25, 2021

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Event Purse to exceed a Half Million for the Bristol Dirt Nationals

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Safety Guidelines for Bristol Dirt Nationals

In the best interest of safety, Bristol Motor Speedway and X.CELERATED will require additional safety