Jeff Byrd 500 a fitting tribute to the man
BRISTOL, Tenn. -- This happened in the wee hours of a Sunday morning, the massive parking lots of Bristol Motor Speedway almost empty and even the campgrounds quieting, the campers coming down off the adrenalin rush of the notorious night race.
A single golf cart was moving methodically in the dark, stopping at each gaggle of stragglers, the driver issuing the same simple message to the people: "Y'all, we're sorry."
This was Jeff Byrd, the track president, ...
Read full story