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Goodyear Tire Notes: Bristol

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NASCAR Sprint Cup Series, Race No. 8 – Food City 500
NASCAR Xfinity Series, Race No. 7 – Fitzgerald Glider Kits 300
Bristol Motor Speedway (0.533,mile oval) – Bristol, Tenn., April 15,17, 2016
 
Notes: Teams in both the NASCAR Sprint Cup and Xfinity Series will run the same Goodyear tire set,up at Bristol this week. Bristol is the only track at which NASCAR teams are scheduled to run either of these two tire codes, unlike on most NASCAR ovals one mile or less in length, on which teams generally do not run inner liners in their tires. Teams are required to run liners in their right side tires only at Bristol while air pressure in those inner liners should be 12-25 psi greater than that of the outer tire.

Tire: Goodyear Eagle Speedway Radials
Sprint Cup set limits: 5 sets for practice/qualifying and 9 sets for the race
Xfinity set limits: 6 sets for the event
Tire Codes: Left,side, D,4416; Right,side, D,4526
Tire Circumference: Left,side, 87.64 in. (2,226 mm); Right,side, 88.43 in. (2,246 mm)
Minimum Recommended Inflation:
Left Front, 20 psi; Left Rear, 18 psi;  Right Front, 41 psi; Right Rear, 38 psi

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