List of auto racing tracks in the United States

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This is a list of all auto racing tracks in the United States. The track length stands for the standard, full courses for each track. The major series listed are only series that currently hold a race at the track.

  defunct
  not yet completed

Dirt ovals[edit]

Name Location State Opened (closing date if defunct) Surface Major Series Length
85 Speedway Ennis Texas 1985 Clay IMCA Modified 0.25 miles (0.40 km)
Alaska Raceway Park Palmer Alaska 1980-1986 Ground Dirt .333 miles (0.536 km)
Amarillo Speedbowl Amarillo Texas 1950s-2004 Clay .25 miles (0.40 km)
Albany-Saratoga Speedway Malta New York 1965 Clay Empire States Super Sprint Car Series, Super DIRTcar Series .350 miles (0.563 km)
Asheville-Weaverville Speedway Weaverville North Carolina 1951-1987 Clay NASCAR 0.54 miles (0.87 km)
Bear Ridge Speedway Bradford Vermont 1967 Ground Dirt USAC .235 miles (0.378 km)
Beckley Motorsports Park Beckley West Virginia 1958 Clay .375 miles (0.604 km)
Brushcreek Motorsports Complex Peebles Ohio 2000 Clay .30 miles (0.48 km)
Caledonia County Fairgrounds Raceway Lyndonville Vermont 1957-1977

(1977–2013)

Ground Dirt .18 miles (0.29 km)
California State Fairgrounds Race Track Sacramento California 1907 Rice hulls AAA & USAC National Championship 1 mile (1.6 km)
Canaan Fair Speedway Canaan New Hampshire 1996-2014 Clay 0.33 miles (0.53 km)
Capitol Speedway Willow Alaska 1978 Ground Dirt .275 miles (0.443 km)
Charlotte Speedway Charlotte North Carolina 1949-1956 Clay NASCAR 0.75 miles (1.21 km)
Devil's Bowl Speedway (Infield Dirt Track) West Haven Vermont 2013 Clay Whelen All-American Series, USAC, Empire States Super Sprint Car Series, Bond Auto Parts Modified .25 miles (0.40 km)
Deerfield Raceway Deerfield Ohio 1999 Clay .25 miles (0.40 km)
DuQuoin State Fairgrounds Racetrack Du Quoin Illinois 1946 Ground Dirt ARCA, USAC 1 mile (1.6 km)
Eagle Raceway Eagle Nebraska 1963 World of Outlaws, IMCA Modified 0.33 miles (0.53 km)
East Bay Raceway Park Tampa Florida Clay 0.33 miles (0.53 km)
Eldora Speedway Rossburg Ohio 1954 Clay World of Outlaws, USAC, United Midwestern Promoters, NASCAR 0.5 miles (0.80 km)
Fairmont Park Motor Raceway Fair Haven Vermont 1945-1956 Clay .33 miles (0.53 km)
Florence Speedway Union Kentucky 1950 Clay 0.50 miles (0.80 km)
Forsyth County Fairgrounds Winston-Salem North Carolina 1948-1963 Black Dirt NASCAR 0.50 miles (0.80 km)
Grays Harbor Raceway Elma Washington Clay World of Outlaws 0.33 miles (0.53 km)
Illinois State Fairgrounds Racetrack Springfield Illinois 1910 Clay ARCA, United Midwestern Promoters, USAC 1 mile (1.6 km)
Indiana State Fairgrounds Indianapolis Indiana Ground Dirt USAC Silver Crown 1 mile (1.6 km)
Junction Motor Speedway McCool Junction Nebraska Black Dirt 0.375 miles (0.604 km)
Knoxville Raceway Knoxville Iowa 1954 Clay Knoxville Nationals 0.5 miles (0.80 km)
Kodiak Island Raceway Womens Bay Alaska Ground Dirt .255 miles (0.410 km)
Lakewood Speedway Atlanta Georgia 1919-1979 Ground Dirt NASCAR, USAC, IMCA, Indy cars 1 mile (1.6 km)
LaSalle Speedway LaSalle Illinois 1947-1947, 1992–Present Black Dirt [Lucas Oil Road to Knoxville Spring Shootout, World of Outlaws, AMA (midgets), ARCA truck racing, UMP Late Models/modifieds/street stocks/4 cylinders] 0.25 miles (0.40 km)
Lebanon Valley Speedway West Lebanon New York 1937 Clay Super DIRTcar Series 0.759 miles (1.221 km)
Leigon Speedbowl Wentworth New Hampshire 1964 Clay 0.275 miles (0.443 km)
Lincoln Speedway Lincoln Illinois 1953-? Clay World of Outlaws, UMP Summer Nationals 0.375 miles (0.604 km)
Little Egypt Kart Raceway Park Lyndon Vermont 1978-2001 Gravel/Dirt .20 miles (0.32 km)
Macon Speedway Macon Illinois 1946 Black Dirt United Midwestern Promoters 0.2 miles (0.32 km)
Missouri State Fair Speedway Sedalia Missouri 1936 Ground Dirt .5 miles (0.80 km)
Mitchell Raceway Fairbanks Alaska 1969 Black Dirt .375 miles (0.604 km)
Nebraska Raceway Park Greenwood Nebraska 1994 Black Dirt Whelen All-American Series 0.4 miles (0.64 km)
New York State Fairgrounds Racetrack Syracuse New York 1903-2015 Cinder Super DIRTcar Series 1 mile (1.6 km)
North Carolina State Fairgrounds Speedway Raleigh North Carolina Black Dirt NASCAR 0.5 miles (0.80 km)
Occoneechee Speedway (1954 renamed Orange Speedway) Hillsborough North Carolina 1947-1968 Black Dirt NASCAR 0.9 miles (1.4 km)
Pico Raceway (1955 temporarily renamed Green Mountain Speedway)[1] Rutland Vermont 1951-1955 Clay/Ground Dirt .5 miles (0.80 km)
Port Royal Speedway Port Royal Pennsylvania 1938 Clay Tuscarora 50 0.5 miles (0.80 km)
River Cities Speedway Grand Forks North Dakota 1903? Clay 0.3 miles (0.48 km)
Rt 66 Speedway Amarillo Texas 1990-2012 Clay ASCS 305 Sprints 0.25 miles (0.40 km)
Sharon Speedway Hartford Ohio 1929 Clay 0.375 miles (0.604 km)
Skagit Speedway Allen Washington 1961 Clay World of Outlaws 0.3 miles (0.48 km)
Smoky Mountain Speedway Maryville Tennessee 1964 Clay 0.4 miles (0.64 km)
SpeedBourne Bradford Speedway Rew, Pennsylvania Pennsylvania 1954 Clay 0.25 miles (0.40 km)
Sumter Speedway Sumter South Carolina 1955-2015 Clay 0.375 miles (0.604 km)
Sunset Speedway Banks Oregon Clay World of Outlaws 0.33 miles (0.53 km)
Volusia Speedway Park Barberville Florida 1968 Clay World of Outlaws, UMP, Super DIRTcar Series 0.5 miles (0.80 km)
Willamette Speedway Lebanon Oregon Clay World of Outlaws 0.33 miles (0.53 km)
Williams Grove Speedway Mechanicsburg Pennsylvania 1939-Present Clay World of Outlaws, USAC Silver Crown, Super DIRTcar Series 0.5 miles (0.80 km)

Drag strips[edit]

Name Location State Opened (closing date if defunct) Surface Major Series Length
Alabama International Dragway Steele, Alabama Alabama 1994 Asphalt IHRA .25 miles (0.40 km)
Alaska Raceway Park Palmer Alaska 1964 Concrete IHRA .25 miles (0.40 km)
Atco Dragway Atco New Jersey 1960 Asphalt NHRA .25 miles (0.40 km)
Atlanta Dragway Commerce Georgia 1975 Concrete NHRA .25 miles (400 m)
Auto Club Raceway at Pomona Pomona California 1951 Concrete NHRA .25 miles (400 m)
Bandimere Speedway Morrison Colorado 1958 Concrete NHRA 1,000 feet (300 m)
Bristol Dragway Bristol Tennessee 1965 Concrete NHRA 2,375 feet (724 m)
Gainesville Raceway Gainesville Florida 1969 Concrete NHRA .25 miles (400 m)
Green Mountain Raceway (formerly: Milton Speedway) Milton Vermont 1962-1972 Asphalt AHRA .25 miles (400 m)
Gateway Motorsports Park Madison Illinois 1995 Asphalt NHRA .25 miles (400 m)
Green Valley Raceway North Richland Hills Texas 1963-1984 Asphalt NHRA .25 miles (400 m)
Heartland Park Topeka Topeka Kansas 1989 Asphalt NHRA .25 miles (400 m)
Kansas City International Raceway Raytown Missouri 1967 Asphalt .25 miles (400 m)
Las Vegas Motor Speedway Sunrise Manor Nevada 1995 Asphalt NHRA .25 miles (400 m)
Lebanon Valley Dragway West Lebanon New York 1995 Asphalt NHRA, IHRA 2,600 feet (790 m)
Maple Grove Raceway Mohnton Pennsylvania 1962 Asphalt NHRA .25 miles (400 m)
Maryland International Raceway Budds Creek Maryland 1966 Asphalt IHRA .25 miles (400 m)
Motion Raceway Assumption Illinois 1969 Asphalt 1,000 feet (300 m)
National Trail Raceway Hebron Ohio 1964 Concrete/Asphalt NHRA .25 miles (400 m)
Newington International Airport Newington Connecticut 1953-1955 Pavement/Asphalt .30 miles (480 m)
New England Dragway Epping New Hampshire 1966 Asphalt NHRA, IHRA .25 miles (400 m)
Old Bridge Township Raceway Park Englishtown New Jersey 1965 Asphalt NHRA 1,000 feet (300 m)
Palm Beach International Raceway Jupiter Florida 1965 Concrete IHRA .25 miles (400 m)
Rocky Mountain Raceways West Valley City Utah 1997 Asphalt NHRA .25 miles (400 m)
Route 66 Raceway Joliet Illinois 1997 Concrete NHRA .25 miles (400 m)
Royal Purple Raceway Baytown Texas 1988 Asphalt NHRA 1,000 feet (300 m)
Sanford Seacoast Regional Airport Sanford Maine 1955-1964 Pavement/Asphalt .30 miles (480 m)
Sonoma Raceway Sonoma California 1968 Asphalt NHRA .25 miles (400 m)
Texas Motorplex Ennis Texas 1986 Concrete NHRA .25 miles (400 m)
Tulsa Raceway Park Tulsa Oklahoma Concrete NHRA .25 miles (400 m)
Virginia Motorsports Park Petersburg Virginia 1994 Asphalt IHRA .25 miles (400 m)
Wild Horse Pass Motorsports Park Chandler Arizona 1983 Concrete NHRA .25 miles (400 m)
Woodburn Dragstrip Woodburn Oregon 1961 Asphalt NHRA .25 miles (400 m)
zMax Dragway Concord North Carolina 2008 Concrete NHRA 1,345 feet (410 m)

Paved ovals[edit]

Short tracks[edit]

less or equal 1/2 mile[edit]

This list contains some oval tracks less than or equal 12 mile (0.80 km). This list is only indicative and not complete.

Name Location State Opened (closing date if defunct) Surface Major Series Length
Airborne Park Speedway Plattsburgh New York 1955 Asphalt American Canadian Tour, Whelen All-American Series DIRTcar 358-Modified .47 miles (0.76 km)
Alaska Raceway Park Palmer Alaska 1980 Asphalt Whelen All-American Series .375 miles (0.604 km)
Altamont Motorsports Park Tracy California 1966-2008 Asphalt Whelen All-American Series .25 miles (0.40 km)
Beech Ridge Motor Speedway Scarborough Maine 1949 Asphalt American Canadian Tour Pro All Stars Series .35 miles (0.56 km)
Berlin Raceway Marne Michigan 1950 Asphalt ARCA .438 miles (0.705 km)
Bethel Motor Speedway White Lake New York 1960 Asphalt .25 miles (0.40 km)
Bowman Gray Stadium Winston-Salem North Carolina 1949 Asphalt K&N Pro Series East .25 miles (0.40 km)
Canaan Fair Speedway Canaan New Hampshire 1996-2014 Asphalt Whelen All-American Series .25 miles (0.40 km)
Charlotte County Motorsports Park Punta Gorda Florida 1990 Asphalt .375 miles (0.604 km)
Chemung Speedrome Chemung New York 1951 Asphalt .25 miles (0.40 km)
Columbia Speedway Columbia South Carolina 1951 Asphalt .5 miles (0.80 km)
Columbus Motor Speedway Obetz Ohio 1946 Asphalt .33 miles (0.53 km)
Concord Motorsport Park Concord North Carolina 1982 Asphalt Whelen All-American Series .5 miles (0.80 km)
Catamount Stadium Milton Vermont 1965-1989 Asphalt Whelen Modified Tour, Whelen All-American Series .36 miles (0.58 km)
Devil's Bowl Speedway West Haven Vermont 1967 Asphalt Whelen All-American Series, American Canadian Tour, Bond Auto Parts Modified .50 miles (0.80 km)
East Carolina Motor Speedway Robersonville North Carolina 1990 Asphalt .375 miles (0.604 km)
Elko Speedway Elko New Market Minnesota 1965 Asphalt .375 miles (0.604 km)
Flat Rock Speedway Flat Rock Michigan 1953 Asphalt .25 miles (0.40 km)
Greenville-Pickens Speedway Greenville South Carolina 1940 Asphalt WSMT Pro All Stars Series .5 miles (0.80 km)
Horace Mann Speedway Franklin Massachusetts 1941-1973 Asphalt .5 miles (0.80 km)
Hawkeye Downs Speedway Cedar Rapids Iowa 1925 Asphalt ASA, IMCA, NASCAR, UMARA, USAC, and the American Indy Car Series .5 miles (0.80 km)
Hudson Speedway Hudson New Hampshire Asphalt .24 miles (0.39 km)
Huntsville Speedway Huntsville Alabama 1959 Asphalt .25 miles (0.40 km)
Irwindale Speedway Irwindale California 1999 Asphalt .5 miles (0.80 km)
Jefferson Speedway Cambridge Wisconsin 1952 Asphalt TUNDRA Super Late Model Series .25 miles (0.40 km)
Lee USA Speedway Lee New Hampshire Asphalt American Canadian Tour, Whelen All-American Series, PASS North .40 miles (0.64 km)
Little Egypt Kart Raceway Park Lyndon Vermont 1978-2001 Asphalt .20 miles (0.32 km)
Londonderry Raceway Londonderry New Hampshire 1950-1996 Asphalt Whelen All-American Series .275 miles (0.443 km)
M-40 Speedway Jones Michigan 1997 Asphalt .375 miles (0.604 km)
Mansfield Motorsports Park Mansfield Ohio 2004–2009 Asphalt .440 miles (0.708 km)
Marshfield Motor Speedway Marshfield Wisconsin 1977 Asphalt Yellow River Racing Series, TUNDRA Super Late Model Series .5 miles (0.80 km)
Monadnock Speedway Winchester New Hampshire 1971 Asphalt Whelen Modified Tour, Whelen All-American Series, Tiger Sportsman Racing Series, ACT, GSPSS .25 miles (0.40 km)
Montgomery Motor Speedway Montgomery Alabama 1953 Asphalt .5 miles (0.80 km)
New Smyrna Speedway New Smyrna Beach Florida 1964 Asphalt .48 miles (0.77 km)
Northstar Speedway Wasilla Alaska Asphalt Whelen All-American Series .28 miles (0.45 km)
Orange County Speedway Rougemont North Carolina 1966 Asphalt American Speed Association .375 miles (0.604 km)
Oxford Plains Speedway Oxford Maine Asphalt American Canadian Tour, Whelen All-American Series, PASS North .375 miles (0.604 km)
Riverhead Raceway Riverhead New York 1951 Asphalt Whelen Modified Tour, American Canadian Tour, PASS North .25 miles (0.40 km)
Riverside Speedway Groveton New Hampshire 1964 Asphalt Whelen All-American Series, American Canadian Tour, Tiger Sportsman Racing Series .25 miles (0.40 km)
Rockford Speedway Rockford Illinois 1948 Asphalt .25 miles (0.40 km)
Rocky Mountain Raceways West Valley City Utah 1997 Asphalt K&N Pro West Series .375 miles (0.604 km)
Seekonk Speedway Seekonk Massachusetts 1946 Asphalt PASS North, Whelen All-American Series, ACT .333 miles (0.536 km)
Shangri-La Speedway (Known as Tioga Motorsports Park from 1991 to 2005) Tioga New York 1946-2005 Asphalt AAA Champ Car, Whelen Modified Tour, Whelen All-American Series .5 miles (0.80 km)
Shangri-La II Speedway (replacement track) Tioga New York 2009 Concrete Whelen Modified Tour, Whelen All-American Series .5 miles (0.80 km)
South Bend Motor Speedway ([2]) South Bend Indiana 1960 Asphalt Weekly Racing Classes .25 miles (0.40 km)
South Boston Speedway South Boston Virginia 1957 Asphalt K&N Pro Series East .40 miles (0.64 km)
South Sound Speedway Rochester Washington Asphalt .375 miles (0.604 km)
Spartan Speedway Mason Michigan 1958 Asphalt .25 miles (0.40 km)
Spencer Speedway Williamson New York 1955 Asphalt NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour .5 miles (0.80 km)
Springport Motor Speedway Springport Michigan 1989 Asphalt CRA JEGS All Stars, Top Speed Modified Tour .375 miles (0.604 km)
Stafford Motor Speedway Stafford Connecticut Asphalt Whelen All-American Series, ACT .45 miles (0.72 km)
Star Speedway Epping New Hampshire 1967 Asphalt Whelen All-American Series, GSPSS, PASS North .25 miles (0.40 km)
Thunder Road International Speedbowl Barre Vermont 1931 Asphalt Whelen All-American Series, American Canadian Tour, Tiger Sportsman Racing Series, PASS North .475 miles (0.764 km)
Tucson Quarter Midget Speedway Northwest of Tucson Arizona 1998 Asphalt .25 Quarter Midget 1/20th Mile Youth Racing Facility .20 miles (0.32 km)
Twin State Speedway Claremont New Hampshire Asphalt Whelen All-American Series .33 miles (0.53 km)
Wall Stadium Wall New Jersey 1950 Asphalt .25 miles (0.40 km)
Waterford Speedbowl Waterford Connecticut 1951 Asphalt Whelen All-American Series, American Canadian Tour, PASS North .375 miles (0.604 km)
Wenatchee Valley Super Oval East Wenatchee Washington Asphalt .25 miles (0.40 km)
White Mountain Motorsports Park North Woodstock New Hampshire Asphalt Whelen All-American Series, American Canadian Tour, GSPSS .33 miles (0.53 km)
Wyoming County International Speedway Perry New York 1959 Asphalt Whelen All-American Series .333 miles (0.536 km)

larger than 1/2 mile[edit]

This list contains all known paved oval tracks larger than 12 mile (0.80 km) but less than 1 mile (1.6 km).

Name Location State Opened (closing date if defunct) Surface Major Series Length
Birmingham International Raceway Birmingham Alabama 1960–2008 Asphalt NASCAR Grand National 0.625 miles (1.006 km)
Bremerton Speedway Bremerton Washington -1959 Asphalt NASCAR Grand National 0.9 miles (1.4 km)
Bristol Motor Speedway Bristol Tennessee 1961 Concrete Sprint Cup, Nationwide, NCWTS, Whelen Modified Tour 0.533 miles (0.858 km)
Evergreen Speedway Monroe Washington 1954 Asphalt NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series, Whelen All-American Series, K&N Pro Series West, SUMMER SHOWDOWN, Formula Drift 0.646 miles (1.040 km)
Flemington Speedway Flemington New Jersey 1915–2002 Asphalt NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series 0.625 miles (1.006 km)
I-70 Speedway Odessa Missouri 1969–2009 Asphalt NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series 0.543 miles (0.874 km)
Iowa Speedway Newton Iowa 2006 Asphalt IndyCar Series, Nationwide, NCWTS, ARCA 0.875 miles (1.408 km)
La Crosse Fairgrounds Speedway West Salem Wisconsin 1957 Asphalt Whelen All-American Series, ARCA Midwest Tour Series, TUNDRA Super Late Model Series 0.625 miles (1.006 km)
Lucas Oil Raceway at Indianapolis Clermont Indiana 1961 Asphalt NHRA 0.686 miles (1.104 km)
Martinsville Speedway Ridgeway Virginia 1947 Asphalt/Concrete Sprint Cup, NCWTS 0.526 miles (0.847 km)
Middle Georgia Raceway Byron Georgia 1966–1986 Asphalt NASCAR Grand National 0.548 miles (0.882 km)
Memphis International Raceway Millington Tennessee 1987 Asphalt Nationwide 0.75 miles (1.21 km)
Myrtle Beach Speedway Myrtle Beach South Carolina 1958 Asphalt Nationwide 0.538 miles (0.866 km)
Nashville Fairgrounds Speedway Nashville Tennessee 1904 Asphalt NASCAR Grand National, Nationwide 0.596 miles (0.959 km)
Nazareth Speedway Nazareth Pennsylvania 1910-2004 Asphalt IndyCar Series, Nationwide 0.946 miles (1.522 km)
North Wilkesboro Speedway North Wilkesboro North Carolina 1947 Asphalt Winston Cup, Nationwide 0.625 miles (1.006 km)
Oswego Speedway Oswego New York 1951 Asphalt .625 miles (1.006 km)
Richmond International Raceway Richmond Virginia 1946 Asphalt Sprint Cup, Nationwide 0.750 miles (1.207 km)
Salem Speedway Salem Indiana 1947 Asphalt NHRA 0.555 miles (0.893 km)
Thompson International Speedway Thompson Connecticut 1940 Asphalt Whelen Modified Tour, Whelen All-American Series, Sunoco Modified Series 0.625 miles (1.006 km)
USA International Speedway Lakeland Florida 1995–2011 Asphalt Whelen Modified Tour, Whelen All-American Series 0.75 miles (1.21 km)

Speedways[edit]

This list contains all known paved oval tracks larger than or equal 1 mile (1.6 km).

Name Location State Opened (closing date if defunct) Surface Major Series Length
Atlanta Motor Speedway Hampton Georgia 1960 Asphalt Sprint Cup, Nationwide, NCWTS 1.54 miles (2.48 km)
California Speedway
(Auto Club Speedway)
Fontana California 1997 Asphalt Sprint Cup, Nationwide 2.029 miles (3.265 km)
Charlotte Motor Speedway
(Lowes Motor Speedway)
Concord North Carolina 1960 Asphalt Sprint Cup, Nationwide, NCWTS 1.5 miles (2.4 km)
Chicago Motor Speedway Cicero Illinois 1999–2003 Asphalt CART, NCWTS 1.029 miles (1.656 km)
Chicagoland Speedway Joliet Illinois 2001 Asphalt Sprint Cup, Nationwide, ARCA, NCWTS 1.52 miles (2.45 km)
Darlington Raceway Darlington South Carolina 1950 Asphalt Sprint Cup, Nationwide, Silver Crown 1.366 miles (2.198 km)
Daytona International Speedway Daytona Beach Florida 1959 Asphalt Sprint Cup, Natiowide, NCWTS, ARCA 2.5 miles (4.0 km)
Dover International Speedway Dover Delaware 1969 Concrete Sprint Cup, Nationwide, NCWTS 1 mile (1.6 km)
Gateway International Raceway
(Gateway Motorsports Park)
Madison Illinois 1997 Asphalt NCWTS 1.250 miles (2.012 km)
Homestead-Miami Speedway Homestead Florida 1995 Asphalt Sprint Cup, Nationwide, NCWTS 1.485 miles (2.390 km)
Indianapolis Motor Speedway Speedway Indiana 1909 Asphalt IndyCar Series, Sprint Cup, Nationwide 2.5 miles (4.0 km)
Kansas Speedway Kansas City Kansas 2001 Asphalt Sprint Cup, Nationwide, NCWTS, ARCA 1.52 miles (2.45 km)
Kentucky Speedway Sparta Kentucky 2000 Asphalt Sprint Cup, Nationwide, NCWTS, ARCA 1.48 miles (2.38 km)
Las Vegas Motor Speedway Las Vegas Nevada 1996 Asphalt Sprint Cup, Nationwide, NCWTS 1.544 miles (2.485 km)
Marchbanks Speedway
(Hanford Motor Speedway)
Hanford California 1960–1980 Asphalt USAC, Grand National 1.375 miles (2.213 km)
Michigan International Speedway Brooklyn Michigan 1968 Asphalt Sprint Cup, Nationwide, NCWTS, ARCA 2 miles (3.2 km)
Milwaukee Mile West Allis Wisconsin 1903 Asphalt IndyCar Series 1.032 miles (1.661 km)
Nashville Superspeedway Lebanon Tennessee 2001 Concrete IndyCar Series 1.333 miles (2.145 km)
New Hampshire Motor Speedway Loudon New Hampshire 1990 Asphalt Sprint Cup, Nationwide, NCWTS, American Canadian Tour, Whelen Modified Tour 1.058 miles (1.703 km)
Ontario Motor Speedway Ontario California 1970–1980 Asphalt USAC, Grand National 2.5 miles (4.0 km)
Phoenix International Raceway Avondale Arizona 1964 Asphalt Sprint Cup, Nationwide, NCWTS, IndyCar Series 1.022 miles (1.645 km)
Pikes Peak International Raceway Fountain Colorado 1996 Asphalt IndyCar Series 1 mile (1.6 km)
Pocono Raceway Long Pond Pennsylvania 1971 Asphalt Sprint Cup, ARCA, NCWTS, IndyCar Series 2.5 miles (4.0 km)
Rockingham Speedway
(North Carolina Speedway)
Rockingham North Carolina 1965 Asphalt Winston Cup 1.017 miles (1.637 km)
Talladega Superspeedway Talladega Alabama 1969 Asphalt Sprint Cup, Nationwide, NCWTS, ARCA 2.66 miles (4.28 km)
Texas Motor Speedway Fort Worth Texas 1996 Asphalt Sprint Cup, Nationwide, NCWTS, IndyCar Series 1.455 miles (2.342 km)
Texas World Speedway College Station Texas 1969–2015 Asphalt USAC, Grand National 2 miles (3.2 km)
Trenton Speedway Trenton New Jersey 1969–1980 Asphalt USAC, CART, Grand National 1.5 miles (2.4 km)
Walt Disney World Speedway Orlando Florida 1996–2015 Asphalt IndyCar Series, NCWTS 1 mile (1.6 km)

Figure 8 courses[edit]

Track City State Opened (closing date if defunct) Surface Major Series Length Crossing Form
Altamont Motorsports Park Tracy California 1966-2008 Asphalt .425 miles (0.684 km) Flat cross
Orange Show Speedway San Bernardino California Asphalt Super Figure-Eights Series .25 miles

(0.40 km)

Flat cross
Perris Auto Speedway Perris California 1996 Clay .50 miles

(0.80 km)

Flat cross
Irwindale Speedway Irwindale California 1999 Asphalt .50 and .333 miles

(0.80 and 0.54 km)

Flat cross
Evergreen Speedway Monroe Washington 1954 Asphalt Super Figure-Eights Series Flat cross
Holland Speedway Holland New York 1960 Concrete .40 miles (0.64 km) Separated cross
Indianapolis Speedrome Indianapolis Indiana 1945 Asphalt Figure 8 World Championship Racing .60 miles (0.97 km) Flat cross
Little Valley Speedway Little Valley New York 1932-2011(figure 8 track) Clay .28 miles (0.45 km) Flat cross
Manzanita Speedway Phoenix Arizona 1951-2010 Asphalt .70 miles (1.13 km) Bridge cross
Riverhead Raceway Riverhead New York 1951 Asphalt Figure 8 World Championship Racing .50 miles (0.80 km) Flat cross
Slinger Speedway Slinger Wisconsin 1974 Asphalt .30 miles (0.48 km) Flat cross

Road courses[edit]

Track City State Opened (closing date if defunct) Surface Major Series Length Turns
Airborne Park Speedway Mini Course Plattsburgh New York Asphalt .18 miles (0.29 km) 6
Arizona Motorsports Park Litchfield Park Arizona 2003 Asphalt 2.25 miles (3.62 km) 16
Arroyo Seco Raceway Deming New Mexico Asphalt 1.4 miles (2.3 km) 12
Aspen Motorsports Park Woody Creek Colorado 1963 Asphalt 1.1 miles (1.8 km) 7
Augusta International Raceway Augusta Georgia 1963 Asphalt NASCAR Grand National, USRRC 3 miles (4.8 km) 12
Austin Raceway Park Round Rock Texas 1960s Asphalt 1.5 miles (2.4 km) 8
Autobahn Country Club Joliet Illinois 2005 Asphalt 3.56 miles (5.73 km) 21
Auto Club Speedway Fontana California 1997 Asphalt 2.8 miles (4.5 km) 21
Barber Motorsports Park Birmingham Alabama 2003 Asphalt IndyCar Series, AMA 2.38 miles (3.83 km) 16
Pittsburgh International Race Complex (PittRace) formerly BeaveRun Motorsports Complex Wampum Pennsylvania 2002 Asphalt 2.8 miles (4.5 km) 19
Blackhawk Farms Raceway South Beloit Illinois 1967 Asphalt 1.95 miles (3.14 km) 14
Brainerd International Raceway Brainerd Minnesota 1968 Asphalt 3.1 miles (5.0 km) 10
Buttonwillow Raceway Park Buttonwillow California 1996 Asphalt 3.1 miles (5.0 km) 17
Carolina Motorsports Park Kershaw South Carolina 1999 Asphalt 2.28 miles (3.67 km) 14
Chuckwalla Valley Raceway Desert Center California 2007 Asphalt 2.68 miles (4.31 km) 17
Circuit of the Americas Austin Texas 2012 Asphalt Formula 1, MotoGP, FIA World Endurance Championship, United SportsCar Championship, Continental Tire Sports Car Challenge 3.4 miles (5.5 km) 20
Continental Divide Race Park Mead Colorado 2000 Asphalt 1.8 miles (2.9 km) 9
Daytona International Speedway Daytona Beach Florida 1959 Asphalt United SportsCar Championship, Continental Tire Sports Car Challenge, AMA 3.56 miles (5.73 km) 12
Eagles Canyon Raceway Slidell Texas 2007 Asphalt/Concrete 2.55 miles (4.10 km) 15
Firebird International Raceway Chandler Arizona 1983 Asphalt 1.6 miles (2.6 km) 14
Gateway International Raceway Madison Illinois 1985 Asphalt 2.6 miles (4.2 km)
Gingerman Raceway South Haven Michigan 1996 Asphalt 1.88 miles (3.03 km) 11
GrandSport Speedway Hitchcock Texas 2007 Asphalt 1.3 miles (2.1 km) 9
Grattan Raceway Park Belding Michigan Asphalt 2.2 miles (3.5 km) 12
Green Valley Raceway North Richland Hills Texas 1963-1984 Asphalt Trans-Am Series/Can-Am 1.6 miles (2.6 km) 8
Greenwood Roadway Indianola Iowa 1963 Asphalt 3.0 miles (4.8 km) 14
Hallett Motor Racing Circuit Jennings Oklahoma 1976 Asphalt 1.8 miles (2.9 km) 10
High Plains Raceway Deer Trail Colorado 2009 Asphalt 2.55 miles (4.10 km) 15
Hilltop Raceway Princeton Louisiana 1960 Asphalt USAC RRC 2.2 miles (3.5 km) 11
Heartland Park Topeka Topeka Kansas 1989 Asphalt 2.5 miles (4.0 km) 14
Hutchinson Island Circuit Savannah Georgia 1997 Asphalt 1.965 miles (3.162 km) 9
Inde Motorsports Ranch Willcox Arizona Asphalt 2.75 miles (4.43 km) 21
Indianapolis Motor Speedway Speedway Indiana 2000 (road course) Asphalt MotoGP, United SportsCar Championship, Continental Tire Sports Car Challenge 2.621 miles (4.218 km) 16
Lakeland International Raceway Lakeland Tennessee 1969 Asphalt 1.7 miles (2.7 km) 10
Lime Rock Park Lime Rock Connecticut 1957 Asphalt/Concrete Continental Tire Sports Car Challenge 1.53 miles (2.46 km) 7
Lucas Oil Raceway at Indianapolis Clermont Indiana 1958 Asphalt 2.5 miles (4.0 km) 15
Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca Monterey California 1957 Asphalt United SportsCar Championship, Continental Tire Sports Car Challenge, AMA 2.238 miles (3.602 km) 11
Marlboro Motor Raceway Upper Marlboro Maryland 1954 Asphalt 1.7 miles (2.7 km) 12
Meadowdale International Raceway Carpentersville Illinois 1958-1969 Asphalt 3.27 miles (5.26 km) 11
Memphis International Raceway Millington Tennessee 1987 Asphalt 1.77 miles (2.85 km) 9
Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course Lexington Ohio 1962 Asphalt/Concrete IndyCar Series, AMA 2.4 miles (3.9 km) 15
Milwaukee Mile West Allis Wisconsin 1954,2005 Asphalt/Concrete 1.8 miles (2.9 km) 10
Moorseville Motorplex Moorseville North Carolina Asphalt .80 miles (1.29 km) 22
Motorsports Park Hastings Hastings Nebraska 2006 Asphalt 2.15 miles (3.46 km) 13
Motorsport Ranch Cresson Texas 1999 Asphalt 3.1 miles (5.0 km) 16
Raceway Park of the Midlands Pacific Junction Iowa 2002 Asphalt 2.23 miles (3.59 km) 15
Moat Mountain Road Course Loudon New Hampshire 1990 Asphalt 1.6 miles (2.6 km) 12
MSR Houston Angleton Texas 2005 Asphalt 2.38 miles (3.83 km) 17
NCM Motorsports Park Bowling Green, Kentucky Kentucky 2015
Nelson Ledges Road Course Garrettsville Ohio 1961 (dirt) Asphalt 2 miles (3.2 km) 7
New Jersey Motorsports Park Millville New Jersey 2008 Asphalt ARCA 2.25 miles (3.62 km) 14
NOLA Motorsports Park Avondale Louisiana 2011 Asphalt IndyCar Series, AMA 2.75 miles (4.43 km) 16
No Problem Raceway Park Belle Rose Louisiana 2001 Asphalt 1.8 miles (2.9 km) 13
North Florida Motorsports Park Jennings Florida 2001 Asphalt 2 miles (3.2 km) 14
Pacific Raceways Kent Washington 1960 Asphalt 2.25 miles (3.62 km) 9
Palm Beach International Raceway Jupiter Florida 1965 Asphalt 2.034 miles (3.273 km) 11
Pocono Raceway Long Pond Pennsylvania 1974 Asphalt 2.8 miles (4.5 km) 8
Portland International Raceway Portland Oregon 1960 Asphalt/Concrete 1.967 miles (3.166 km) 12
Pueblo Motorsports Park Pueblo Colorado 1975 Asphalt 2.2 miles (3.5 km) 10
Putnam Park Road Course Mount Meridian Indiana 1992 Asphalt 1.77 miles (2.85 km) 10
Reno-Fernley Raceway Fernley Nevada 2003 Asphalt 4.0 miles (6.4 km) 23
Riverside International Raceway Riverside California 1957 Asphalt 3.3 miles (5.3 km) 15
Road America Elkhart Lake Wisconsin 1955 Asphalt United SportsCar Championship, IndyCar Series, Continental Tire Sports Car Challenge, AMA, Nationwide 4.0 miles (6.4 km) 14
Road Atlanta Braselton Georgia 1970 Asphalt United SportsCar Championship, Continental Tire Sports Car Challenge, AMA 2.54 miles (4.09 km) 12
Roebling Road Raceway Bloomingdale Georgia 1959 Asphalt 2.02 miles (3.25 km) 6
Sandia Motorsports Park Albuquerque New Mexico 2000 Asphalt 1.6 miles (2.6 km) 14
Sebring International Raceway Sebring Florida 1950 Concrete United SportsCar Championship, Continental Tire Sports Car Challenge 3.7 miles (6.0 km) 17
Second Creek Raceway Commerce City Colorado 1982 Asphalt 1.7 miles (2.7 km) 12
Sonoma Raceway(formerly: Sears Point, Infineon) Sonoma California 1968 Asphalt IndyCar Series, Sprint Cup, AMA, WTCC 2.38 miles (3.83 km) 16
Spokane Raceway Park Airway Heights Washington 1974 Asphalt 2.5 miles (4.0 km) 10
Spring Mountain Motorsports Ranch Pahrump Nevada 2004 Asphalt 3.1 miles (5.0 km) 18
Summit Point Motorsports Park Summit Point West Virginia 1973 Asphalt 2.0 miles (3.2 km) 10
Talladega Gran Prix Raceway Munford Alabama 1985 Asphalt 1.33 miles (2.14 km) 10
Texas World Speedway College Station Texas 1969 Asphalt 2.9 miles (4.7 km) 15
The Ridge Motorsports Park Shelton Washington 2012 Asphalt 2.47 miles (3.98 km) 16
Thunderhill Raceway Park Willows California 1994 Asphalt Thunderhill 25 Hours 3.0 miles (4.8 km) 15
Utah Motorsports Campus (formerly Miller Motorsports Park) Tooele Utah 2005 Asphalt World Superbike, AMA 4.486 miles (7.220 km) 23
Virginia International Raceway Danville Virginia 1957 Asphalt United SportsCar Championship, Continental Tire Sports Car Challenge, AMA 3.27 miles (5.26 km) 17
Waterford Hills Raceway Clarkston Michigan Asphalt 1.5 miles (2.4 km) 8
Watkins Glen International Watkins Glen New York 1953 Asphalt/Concrete Sprint Cup, Nationwide, United SportsCar Championship, Continental Tire Sports Car Challenge 3.37 miles (5.42 km) 12
Willow Springs International Motorsports Park Lancaster California 1953 Asphalt 2.5 miles (4.0 km) 9

Temporary circuits[edit]

Track City State Opened Surface Major Series Length Turns
Baltimore Baltimore Maryland 2011, 2013 Asphalt IndyCar, ALMS 2.04 miles (3.28 km) 15
Bayfront Park Miami Florida 1983, 2002 Asphalt/Concrete IMSA GT, CART, ALMS 1.85 miles (2.98 km) (1983–1985)
1.54 miles (2.48 km) (2002)
1.15 miles (1.85 km) (2003)
15
11
10
Bicentennial Park Miami Florida 1986, 1995 Asphalt/Concrete IMSA GT, CART 1.873 miles (3.014 km) 11
Belle Isle Detroit Michigan 1992 Asphalt IndyCar Series, CART, IRL, ALMS 2.096 miles (3.373 km) 14
Caesars Palace Las Vegas Nevada 1981 Asphalt F1, CART 2.268 miles (3.650 km) (1981–1982)
1.125 miles (1.811 km) (1983–1984)
14
5
Evanston Evanston Illinois 1895 Asphalt 52.4 miles (84.3 km) 32
Cleveland Cleveland Ohio 1982 Concrete CART 2.369 miles (3.813 km) (1982–1989)
2.106 miles (3.389 km) (1990–2007)
11
9
Columbus Columbus Ohio 1985 IMSA GT 2.3 miles (3.7 km) 9
Dallas Dallas Texas 1984 Asphalt F1, Trans-Am, IMSA GT 2.424 miles (3.901 km) (1984)
1.3 miles (2.1 km) (1988)
1.57 miles (2.53 km) (1989–1991)
1.5 miles (2.4 km) (1993–1996)
15
9
12
10
Daytona Beach Daytona Beach Florida 1903 Sand/Asphalt NASCAR 4.2 miles (6.8 km) 4
Denver Denver Colorado 1990, 2002 Asphalt CART 1.97 miles (3.17 km) (1990–1991)
1.64 miles (2.64 km) (2002–2006)
16
11
Del Mar Del Mar California 1987 IMSA GT 1.6 miles (2.6 km) 17
Des Moines Des Moines Iowa 1989 Trans-Am 1.8 miles (2.9 km) 12
Detroit Detroit Michigan 1982 Asphalt F1, CART 2.5 miles (4.0 km) 18
Houston Houston Texas 1998 Asphalt CART 1.53 miles (2.46 km) 9
Las Vegas Las Vegas Nevada 2007 Asphalt Champ Car 2.44 miles (3.93 km) 12
Long Beach Long Beach California 1975 Asphalt F1, IndyCar Series, ALMS 2.02 miles (3.25 km) (1975–1981)
2.13 miles (3.43 km) (1982)
2.035 miles (3.275 km) (1983)
1.67 miles (2.69 km) (1984–1991)
1.57 miles (2.53 km) (1992–1998)
1.824 miles (2.935 km) (1999)
1.968 miles (3.167 km) (2000–present)
12
15
15
12
9
12
10
Meadowlands East Rutherford New Jersey 1984 Asphalt CART 1.682 miles (2.707 km) (1984–1987)
1.217 miles (1.959 km) (1988–1991)
14
5
Minnesota Minneapolis Minnesota 1996 Trans-Am, USRRC 1.6 miles (2.6 km) 13
New Orleans New Orleans Louisiana 1991 Asphalt IMSA GT 2.092 miles (3.367 km) (1991)
1.43 miles (2.30 km) (1992–1995)
10
10
Phoenix Phoenix Arizona 1989 Asphalt F1 2.36 miles (3.80 km) (1989–90)
2.312 miles (3.721 km) (1991)
13
12
Pikes Peak Colorado Springs Colorado 1916 Asphalt (Historically Dirt) Pikes Peak International Hill Climb 12.42 miles (19.99 km) 156
Reliant Park Houston Texas 2006, 2012 Concrete/Asphalt ALMS, Champ Car 1.7 miles (2.7 km) 9
Robert F. Kennedy Stadium Washington D.C. 2002 Asphalt ALMS 1.7 miles (2.7 km) 7
St. Petersburg St. Petersburg Florida 1985, 2003 Asphalt/Concrete IndyCar Series 2.0 miles (3.2 km) (1985–1991)
1.6 miles (2.6 km) (1996–2000)
1.8 miles (2.9 km) (2003)
8
8
12
San Antonio San Antonio Texas 1987 Asphalt IMSA GT 1.670 miles (2.688 km) 9
San Jose San Jose California 2005 Asphalt Champ Car 1.443 miles (2.322 km) 7
Tamiami Park University Park Florida 1985 Asphalt CART 1.784 miles (2.871 km) 10
Tampa Tampa Florida 1989 Asphalt CART 1.9 miles (3.1 km) 10
West Michigan Grand Rapids Michigan 1998 Asphalt Trans-Am 1.5 miles (2.4 km) 13
West Palm Beach West Palm Beach Florida 1986 Asphalt IMSA GT 1.6 miles (2.6 km) 10

By city[edit]

City Rank Major ovals Major road
/ temporary courses
Total
major
tracks
Minor ovals Minor road courses Defunct tracks
New York City 1 0 Meadowlands, Bridgehampton, Trenton
Los Angeles 2 Fontana Long Beach 2 Irwindale Ontario, Riverside
Chicago 3 Chicagoland 1 Autobahn Cicero
Baltimore / Washington 4 0 Summit Point Baltimore, Marlboro,
RFK Stadium
San Jose/San Francisco 5 Sonoma,
Laguna Seca
2 San Jose, Altamont
Boston 6 New Hampshire 1 Thompson
Philadelphia 7 New Jersey 1 Langhorne
Dallas / Fort Worth 8 Texas 1 Dallas
Miami 9 Homestead 1 Palm Beach Miami,
West Palm Beach
Houston 10 0 MSR Houston Houston
Atlanta 11 Atlanta Road Atlanta 2
Detroit 12 Belle Isle 1
Seattle 13 1 Evergreen Pacific
Phoenix 14 Phoenix 1 Firebird Phoenix
Minneapolis / St. Paul 15 0 Minneapolis
Cleveland 16 0 Cleveland
Denver 17 0 Denver
San Diego 18 0 Del Mar
Portland 19 0 Portland
Orlando 20 Daytona 1 Walt Disney World
St. Louis 21 0 Gateway
Tampa Bay 22 St. Petersburg 1 Tampa
Sacramento 24 0 Sacramento
Charlotte 25 Charlotte 1
Kansas City 26 Kansas 1
Salt Lake City 27 Miller 1
Columbus 28 0 Columbus
Indianapolis 29 Indianapolis 1 IRP, ISF
Las Vegas 30 Las Vegas 1 Vegas GP,
Caesars Palace, Stardust
San Antonio 31 0 San Antonio
Cincinnati 32 Kentucky 1
Milwaukee 32 Milwaukee 1
Austin 34 Circuit of the Americas 1
Raleigh-Durham 35 0 Raleigh
Nashville 37 0 Nashville USA Nashville SS
Piedmont Triad 38 0 Bowman Gray
Grand Rapids 40 0 West Michigan
Memphis 43 0 Memphis
Greenville 45 0 Greenville-Pickens
Richmond 46 Richmond 1
Birmingham 48 Barber 1
New Orleans 49 NOLA 1 New Orleans
Albany 50 0 Airborne Speedway

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Pico Raceway". North American Motorsports Pages. Retrieved January 12, 2014. 
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