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Saturday, August 06, 2016 -

National Sprint Car Hall of Fame inductee and two-time Knoxville Nationals-winning sprint car owner/mechanic Bob Trostle competed in the inaugural National Super-Modified Championship in 1961.  He competed in a majority of them and personally witnessed all of them until this year's 56th edition.  Bob passed away on November 21, 2015.  On Tuesday, the National Sprint Car Hall of Fame & Museum is pleased to dedicate the statue of Bob, which now sits ...

Friday, August 05, 2016 - Friday, August 12:

10:30 a.m. – “West Coast Sprint Car Racing” with host Kerry Fasig (Mike Phulps #56) & special guest Gary Thomas (King of the West Series) & others in Theater

12 Noon – “Sprint Car Driver Safety Tips” with host C. Greg Nicol (Speedway Motors) & special guests Mike Long (Motorsport Safety Education Foundation), Jay Masur (Med Star Dirt track rescue team), TBA (Knoxville Raceway Fire & Rescue) and TBA (Simpson/HANS) in Theater

Friday, August 05, 2016 -

The schedule for the eleventh annual Knoxville Nationals Fan Fair, to be held on the second floor of the Donald Lamberti National Sprint Car Museum, is as follows:

Wednesday, August 10:

10:30 a.m. – “TBA” with host TBA & special guests in Theater

12 Noon –
“Meet the Knoxville Regulars” with host Bill Wright (Knoxville Raceway) & special guests in Theater
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Friday, August 05, 2016 - August 10-13  National Sprint Car Hall of Fame & Museum
  First Floor, National Sprint Car Museum,
  8 a.m. through Final Checkered Flag Daily

August 10-13
  Knoxville Nationals Fan Fair – Moderated Forums
  Second Floor, National Sprint Car Museum,
  10:30 a.m, 12 Noon.and 1:30 p.m. – Theater;
  3 p.m. – Conference Center Daily

August 10-13
  “Sixty Minutes ...