Featured Tracks

Short tracks, super speedways, ovals, road courses, and even a triangle - NASCAR drivers race on lots of different tracks!

Atlanta Motor Speedway Logo

Sitting on 887 acres, this 1.54-mile standard oval track has 46 condos and hosts all three series right after the Daytona 500.

Atlanta Motor Speedway Track

Track Facts

  • Location:Hampton, GA
  • Track Length:1.54 Miles
  • surface:Asphalt
  • Officially Opened:1960
  • Banking in Turns:24°
  • Major Event(s):Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Folds Of Honor Quiktrip 500

Former president of the united states, Jimmy Carter, used to work as a ticket taker at the speedway

Jimmie Johnson holds the most wins as an active driver

Auto Club Speedway Logo

Auto Club Speedway, formerly California Speedway, is a two- mile, low-banked, d-shaped oval superspeedway. Also has a 1/4 mile dragstrip and a midway fanzone that includes a restaurant, lounge area, retails store and an entertainment stage.

Auto Club Speedway Track

Track Facts

  • Location:Fontana, CA
  • Track Length:2 miles
  • surface:Asphalt
  • Officially Opened:1997
  • Banking in Turns:14°
  • Major Event(s):Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Auto Club 400

The track has a gymnasium and drivers' family lounge

Kyle Busch holds the fastest lap record at 188.245 mph on February 25, 2005

Bristol Motor Speedway Logo

Bristol is known for its short 0.53 mile concrete oval track, and while speeds on short tracks are slower than most NASCAR oval tracks, here they are higher due to the high banking. Also at the facility is a 0.25 mile dragstrip nicknamed Thunder Valley.

Bristol Motor Speedway Track

Track Facts

  • Location:Bristol, TN
  • Track Length:0.53 MILES
  • surface:Concrete
  • Officially Opened:1961
  • Banking in Turns:30°
  • Major Event(s):MONSTER ENERGY NASCAR CUP SERIES FOOD CITY 500

BRISTOL HAS BEEN NAMED ONE OF THE LOUDEST NASCAR TRACKS

THE FOURTH LARGEST SPORTS VENUE IN AMERICA

Canadian Tire Motorsport Park Logo

Features a 2.459 mile track, 10-turn road course, 2.9 km advance driver and race driver training facility with a quarter-mile skid pad and a 1.5 km kart track.

Canadian Tire Motorsport Park Track

Track Facts

  • Location:Bowmanville, ON
  • Track Length:2.46 Miles
  • surface:Asphalt
  • Officially Opened:1961
  • Banking in Turns:
  • Major Event(s):NASCAR CAMPING WORLD TRUCK SERIES CHEVROLET SILVERADO 250

Held the inaugural NASCAR camping world truck series event on September 1, 2013

Renamed from Mosport International Raceway in February 2012

Charlotte Motor Speedway Logo

At nearly 2,000 acres, the complex includes a 1.5 mile superspeedway, a 2.25 mile road course, a 6/10ths mile karting layout, a quarter mile oval, and a 1/5th mile oval.

Charlotte Motor Speedway Track

Track Facts

  • Location:Concord, NC
  • Track Length:1.5 Miles
  • surface:Asphalt
  • Officially Opened:1960
  • Banking in Turns:24°
  • Major Event(s):Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Coca-Cola 600 & Bank of America 500

IN 2011, A GUINNESS WORLD RECORD WAS SET AT CHARLOTTE MOTOR SPEEDWAY WITH THE DEBUT OF THE WORLD'S LARGEST HDTV AT A SPORTS VENUE. IT'S NEARLY 16,000 SQUARE FEET

KURT BUSCH HAS THE TRACK RECORD OF 198.7 MPH IN 27.167 SECONDS

Chicagoland Speedway Logo

Sitting on 930 acres, the Chicagoland Speedway has a 1.5 mile d-shaped, tri-oval speedway track, and is next to its sister track the Route 66 Raceway.

Chicagoland Speedway Track

Track Facts

  • Location:Joliet, IL
  • Track Length:1.5 Miles
  • surface:Asphalt
  • Officially Opened:2001
  • Banking in Turns:18°
  • Major Event(s):MONSTER ENERGY NASCAR CUP SERIES CHICAGOLAND 400

THE GRANDSTANDS ARE ABOUT THE SAME HEIGHT AS THE NAVY PIER FERRIS WHEEL IN DOWNTOWN CHICAGO

THERE ARE 4 GARAGES, 120 BAYS, AND 43 PIT ROAD STALLS

Darlington Raceway Logo

The original paved superspeedway in NASCAR history is an egg-shaped oval with one corner tighter, narrower, more steeply banked than the others.

Darlington Raceway Track

Track Facts

  • Location:Darlington, SC
  • Track Length:1.366 Miles
  • surface:Asphalt
  • Officially Opened:1950
  • Banking in Turns:23° - 25°
  • Major Event(s):Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Bojangles' Southern 500

Nicknamed "The Lady in Black" and "The Track Too Tough To Tame"

First race took over six hours to complete on labor day in 1950

Daytona International Speedway Logo

Daytona is home to the most prestigious race in NASCAR: The Daytona 500. The facility has a 2.5 mile high speed tri-oval, a 3.56 mile sports car course, a 2.95 mile motorcycle course, a 0.25 mile karting and motorcycle flat-track, and a 29 acre lake which hosts powerboat racing.

Daytona International Speedway Track

Track Facts

  • Location:Daytona Beach, FL
  • Track Length:2.5 Miles
  • surface:Asphalt
  • Officially Opened:1959
  • Banking in Turns:31°
  • Major Event(s):MONSTER ENERGY NASCAR CUP SERIES DAYTONA 500

DALE EARNHARDT SR. HAS THE MOST WINS OF ANY DRIVER AT THE DAYTONA INTERNATIONAL SPEEDWAY

JANET GUTHRIE WAS THE FIRST WOMAN TO RACE IN THE DAYTONA 500

Dover International Speedway Logo

Originally designed to accommodate both horse racing and motorsports events, Dover is a short track that's exactly one mile long and sits on 750 acres.

Dover International Speedway Track

Track Facts

  • Location:Dover, DE
  • Track Length:1 Mile
  • surface:Concrete
  • Officially Opened:1969
  • Banking in Turns:24°
  • Major Event(s):Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series AAA 400 Drive for Autism

Brad Keselowski holds the fastest qualifying lap at 21.892 seconds

The speedway's mascot is "Miles the Monster" which is derived from the track's nickname, "The Monster Mile"

Eldora Speedway Logo

Half a mile dirt track owned by three time Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series champion, Tony Stewart.

Eldora Speedway Track

Track Facts

  • Location:Rossburg, OH
  • Track Length:0.5 Miles
  • surface:Clay
  • Officially Opened:1954
  • Banking in Turns:24°
  • Major Event(s):NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Eldora 150

With a top speed of 19.709 seconds, Ken Schrader holds the fastest lap speed track record

Hosts some of the largest dirt race events in the country with over 20,000 spectators visiting on an annual basis

Gateway Motorsports Park Logo

St. Louis' largest outdoor entertainment facility and host to multiple major professional racing organizations, features a oval track, race course and drag strip.

Gateway Motorsports Park Track

Track Facts

  • Location:Madison, IL
  • Track Length:1.25 Miles
  • surface:Asphalt
  • Officially Opened:1970
  • Banking in Turns:9° - 11°
  • Major Event(s):NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Gateway 200

YOUNGEST RACE WINNER AT THE TRACK IS DARRELL WALLACE JR

The first NASCAR event was held on July 26, 1997 for the NASCAR Xfinity series

Homestead-Miami Speedway Logo

Homestead-Miami has hosted the final races of the season for all three NASCAR series since 2002. Sitting on 600 acres, the facility has a 1.5 mile oval, and a 2.21 mile road course.

Homestead-Miami Speedway Track

Track Facts

  • Location:Homestead, FL
  • Track Length:1.5 Miles
  • surface:Asphalt
  • Officially Opened:1995
  • Banking in Turns:20°
  • Major Event(s):Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Ford Ecoboost 400

THE YOUNGEST POLE WINNER (SO FAR) IS KURT BUSCH ON NOVEMBER 17, 2002 AT 24 YEARS-OLD

THE LAP RECORD FOR FASTEST NASCAR IS HELD BY BRAD KESELOWSKI 29.8 SECONDS/181.2 MPH

Indianapolis Motor Speedway Logo

Sitting on over 559 acres, the Indianapolis Motor Speedway has a 2.5 mile rectangular oval track, a 2.6 mile infield road course, and a 2.6 mile motorcycle course.

Indianapolis Motor Speedway Track

Track Facts

  • Location:Speedway, IN
  • Track Length:2.5 Miles
  • surface:Asphalt and Brick
  • Officially Opened:1909
  • Banking in Turns:9.2°
  • Major Event(s):Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Brickyard 400

THE INDIANAPOLIS MOTOR SPEEDWAY IS THE HIGHEST Surface SPORTS VENUE IN THE WORLD WITH 235,000 PERMANENT SEATS THAT CAN BE INCREASED TO 400,000 WITH INFIELD SEATING

OPENED IN 1909, THE INDIANAPOLIS MOTOR SPEEDWAY IS THE FIRST RACING FACILITY

Iowa Speedway Logo

Approximately 30 miles east of Des Moines, this 7/8-mile oval track is the only track designed by a former driver, NASCAR Hall of Fame Driver Rusty Wallace and is the only major professional sports venue in the state of Iowa.

Iowa Speedway Track

Track Facts

  • Location:Newton, IA
  • Track Length:0.875 Miles
  • surface:Asphalt
  • Officially Opened:2006
  • Banking in Turns:12° - 14°
  • Major Event(s):NASCAR Xfinity Series American Ethanol E15 250 Presented by Enogen

Iowa is the only track owned and raced at by NASCAR

Austin Dillon recorded the fastest NASCAR Xfinity series qualifying lap with a speed of 136.737!

Kansas Speedway Logo

This 1.5-mile trioval race track currently hosts two NASCAR race weekends and also has a 6 turn 2.37 mile road course with twists through the infield.

Kansas Speedway Track

Track Facts

  • Location:Kansas City, KS
  • Track Length:1.5 miles
  • surface:Asphalt
  • Officially Opened:2001
  • Banking in Turns:17° - 20°
  • Major Event(s):Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Go Bowling 400

Kansas is the youngest track on the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series circuit

Kyle Busch holds the pole record at Kansas with a speed of 178.921 mph

Kentucky Speedway Logo

Sitting on 1,000 acres, Kentucky is a 1.5 mile tri-oval track with a 1,600-foot backstretch and hosted NASCAR events since its opening.

Kentucky Speedway Track

Track Facts

  • Location:Sparta, KY
  • Track Length:1.5 Miles
  • surface:Asphalt
  • Officially Opened:2000
  • Banking in Turns:14° & 17°
  • Major Event(s):Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Quaker State 400 Presented by Advance Auto Parts

The facility was constructed with 48,000 cubic yards of concrete, the equivalent of a 50-story building

Kevin Harvick won the first Xfinity series race at Kentucky in 2001

Las Vegas Motor Speedway Logo

This 1.5 mile tri-oval track is located on a 1,200 acre complex and includes a 0.375-mile bullring oval, a 0.5-mile dirt track, a 1/4 mile drag strip, and 4 road courses.

Las Vegas Motor Speedway Track

Track Facts

  • Location:Las Vegas, NV
  • Track Length:1.5 Miles
  • surface:Asphalt
  • Officially Opened:1997
  • Banking in Turns:12° - 20°
  • Major Event(s):Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Kobalt 400

Danica Patrick is one of the only two women to compete in at least one Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series race at Las Vegas

Kyle Busch won the pole and the race in 2009 and has been the only driver to do both

Martinsville Speedway Logo

This 0.526 mile track is the shortest track on the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series circuit.

Martinsville Speedway Track

Track Facts

  • Location:Martinsville, VA
  • Track Length:0.526 Miles
  • surface:Asphalt and Concrete
  • Officially Opened:1947
  • Banking in Turns:12°
  • Major Event(s):Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series STP 500

Martinsville is the only track that was on the schedule in the first Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series season that still hosts the series today

Nicknamed "the paperclip" due to its shape and banking

Michigan International Speedway Logo

This two-mile d-shaped track is on more than 1,400 acres and is the fatest NASCAR track.

Michigan International Speedway Track

Track Facts

  • Location:Brooklyn, MI
  • Track Length:2 Miles
  • surface:Asphalt
  • Officially Opened:1968
  • Banking in Turns:18°
  • Major Event(s):Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Pure Michigan 400

With the lack of a restrictor plate requirement, this track allows drivers pick up top speeds!

MICHIGAN IS A SISTER TRACK TO AUTO CLUB SPEEDWAY

Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course Logo

This 15-turn road course track runs clockwise and allows drivers to catch a speed of 180mph.

Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course Track

Track Facts

  • Location:Lexington, OH
  • Track Length:2.4 Miles
  • surface:Asphalt
  • Officially Opened:1962
  • Banking in Turns:N/A
  • Major Event(s):NASCAR Xfinity Series Mid-Ohio 200

Mid-Ohio has a second road course layout with only 13 turns and is 2.258 miles long

The first NASCAR race was held in 2013

New Hampshire Motor Speedway Logo

The largest sports facility in New England, the New Hampshire Motor Speedway sits on approximately 1,200 acres and features a 1 mile oval speedway, a 1.6 mile road course, and a 0.25 mile mini oval.

New Hampshire Motor Speedway Track

Track Facts

  • Location:Loudon, NH
  • Track Length:1 Mile
  • surface:Asphalt and Granite
  • Officially Opened:1990
  • Banking in Turns:12°
  • Major Event(s):Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series 5 Hour Energy 301

10 million+ viewers watch televised events from the speedway every year

In 2009, Milo the moose was introduced as the track's mascot

Phoenix International Raceway Logo

This 1 mile low-banked tri-oval was originally constructed with a 2.5-mile road course and is home to two annual NASCAR race weekends.

Phoenix International Raceway Track

Track Facts

  • Location:Avondale, AZ
  • Track Length:1 Mile
  • surface:Asphalt
  • Officially Opened:1964
  • Banking in Turns:8° - 11°
  • Major Event(s):Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Camping World 500

Kevin Harvick won his 13th race by holding off Carl Edwards by 0.010 of a second in 2016

Danica Patrick made her NASCAR racing debut in 2010 at phoenix

Pocono Raceway Logo

Located in the Pocono mountains, this superspeedway has turns that were modeled after three other tracks. There are three infield configurations however, each of which use a different corner of the race track to complete a smaller infield track.

Pocono Raceway Track

Track Facts

  • Location:Long Pond, PA
  • Track Length:2.5 Miles
  • surface:Asphalt
  • Officially Opened:1971
  • Banking in Turns:6° - 14°
  • Major Event(s):Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Pocono 400

Nicknamed "The Tricky Triangle"

First NASCAR race was 500 miles in 1974

Richmond International Raceway Logo

D-shaped oval track that once sold out 33 consecutive Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series races and has hosted the final regular season race since 2004.

Richmond International Raceway Track

Track Facts

  • Location:Richmond, VA
  • Track Length:0.75 Miles
  • surface:Asphalt
  • Officially Opened:1946
  • Banking in Turns:14°
  • Major Event(s):Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Toyota Owners 400

Also known as america's premier short track

Until 2016, Richmond was one of several race tracks to host all of its events at night

Road America Logo

Situated on 640 acres and hosts over 400 events a year, this 4.048 mile course is a one of only a handful of road circuits in the world that maintains its original configuration.

Road America Track

Track Facts

  • Location:Elkhart Lake, WI
  • Track Length:4.048 miles
  • surface:Asphalt
  • Officially Opened:1955
  • Banking in Turns:N/A
  • Major Event(s):NASCAR Xfinity Series Road America 180 Fired Up by Johnsonville

The first professional race weekend was a NASCAR race in august 1956

Road America has multiple elevation changes throughout its course

Sonoma Raceway Logo

Originally named Sears Point International Raceway on 720 acres, the facility has grown to 1,600 acres and hosts 340 days of racing activities a year.

Sonoma Raceway Track

Track Facts

  • Location:Sonoma, CA
  • Track Length:1.99 miles
  • surface:Asphalt
  • Officially Opened:1968
  • Banking in Turns:N/A
  • Major Event(s):Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Toyota Save Mart 350

Kyle Larson holds the qualifying record of 77.203 seconds at 92.794 mph

Sonoma is home to 15 owl boxes, which encourage owls to nest

Talladega Superspeedway Logo

The longest NASCAR tri-oval track at 2.66 miles long. NASCAR stock cars often reach speeds of over 200 mph at this superspeedway.

Talladega Superspeedway Track

Track Facts

  • Location:Talladega, AL
  • Track Length:2.6 Miles
  • surface:Asphalt
  • Officially Opened:1969
  • Banking in Turns:33°
  • Major Event(s):Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Geico 500

The complex is on the site of the former Anniston air force base

Talladega is most known for its steep banking at 33°

Texas Motor Speedway Logo

This quad-oval designed track is 1.5 miles, positioned on 1,500 acres and houses 4 variations of a road course, a dirt track and a 1/5-mile track.

Texas Motor Speedway Track

Track Facts

  • Location:Fort Worth, TX
  • Track Length:1.5 Miles
  • surface:Asphalt
  • Officially Opened:1997
  • Banking in Turns:24°
  • Major Event(s):Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series O'reilly Auto Parts 500

Texas has enough lighting to illuminate 11 NFL stadiums

The first speedway to display the laps in the race counting down and counting up

Watkins Glen International Logo

NASCAR stock cars only race on the 11 twists and turns of 2.454 miles of this road course called "The Glen" that also hosts concerts, festivals and other popular racing organizations.

Watkins Glen International Track

Track Facts

  • Location:Watkins Glen, NY
  • Track Length:3.40 Miles
  • surface:Asphalt
  • Officially Opened:1956
  • Banking in Turns:6° - 10°
  • Major Event(s):Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Watkins Glen 355

The first NASCAR race at "The Glen" was in 1957

the annual race held goes a distance of 355 kilometers or 220.5 miles