INACTIVE, Historic and Defunct NASCAR Tracks

These are tracks that used to be on the NASCAR Cup Series schedule. Each track has hosted one or more Official Cup Series race since the Cup Series inception in 1949. There are currently 147 races tracks in the historic and defunct track section. Some of these tracks remain today and others are completely gone.

Name Location  State Type Shape Mile First Race Last Race Races
Birmingham International Raceway Birmingham  AL Short Track Oval 0.5 1958 1968 8
Chisholm Speedway Montgomery  AL Short Track Oval 0.5 1956 1956 1
Dixie Speedway Birmingham  AL Short Track Oval 0.25 1960 1960 1
Huntsville Speedway Huntsville  AL Short Track Oval 0.25 1962 1962 1
Lakeview Speedway Mobile  AL Short Track Oval 0.75 1951 1951 2
                 
Montgomery Motor Speedway Montgomery  AL Short Track Oval 0.5 1955 1969 6
                 
Memphis-Arkansas Speedway LeHi  AR Intermediate Oval 1.5 1954 1957 5
                 
Arizona State Fairgrounds Phoenix  AZ Short Track Oval 1 1951 1960 4
Tucson Rodeo Grounds Tucson  AZ Short Track Oval 0.5 1955 1955 1
                 
Ascot Stadium Los Angeles  CA Short Track Oval 0.4 1957 1961 3
Bay Meadows Race Track San Mateo  CA Short Track Oval 1 1954 1956 3
California State Fairgrounds Sacramento  CA Short Track Oval 1 1956 1961 6
Capitol Speedway Sacramento  CA Short Track Oval 0.5 1957 1957 1
Carrell Speedway Gardena  CA Short Track Oval 0.5 1951 1954 4
Marchbanks Speedway Hanford  CA Intermediate Oval 1.4 1951 1961 3
Merced Fairgrounds Merced  CA Short Track Oval 0.5 1956 1956 1
Oakland Stadium Oakland  CA Short Track Oval 0.5 1951 1954 3
Ontario Motor Speedway Ontario  CA Superspeedway Rectangular Oval 2.5 1971 1980 9
Redwood Speedway Eureka  CA Short Track Oval 0.63 1956 1957 2
Riverside International Raceway Riverside  CA Road Course Road Course 2.63 1958 1988 48
Santa Clara Fairgrounds San Jose  CA Short Track Oval 0.5 1957 1957 1
Willow Springs Speedway Lancaster  CA Road Course Road Course 2.5 1956 1957 2
                 
Canadian National Exposition Speedway Toronto  Canada Short Track Oval 0.33 1958 1958 1
Stamford Park Niagara Falls  Canada Short Track Oval 0.5 1952 1952 1
                 
Thompson Speedway Thompson  CT Short Track Oval 0.5 1951 1970 3
                 
Daytona Beach & Road Course Daytona Beach  FL Road Course Road Course 4.17 1949 1958 10
Five Flags Speedway Pensacola  FL Short Track Oval 0.5 1953 1953 1
Golden Gate Speedway Tampa  FL Short Track Oval 0.33 1963 1963 1
Palm Beach Speedway W. Palm Beach  FL Short Track Oval 0.5 1952 1956 7
Speedway Park Jacksonville  FL Short Track Oval 0.5 1951 1964 6
Titusville-Cocoa Speedway Titusville  FL Road Course Road Course 1.6 1957 1957 1
                 
Augusta International Raceway Augusta  GA Road Course Road Course 3 1964 1964 1
Augusta International Speedway Augusta  GA Short Track Oval 0.5 1962 1969 12
Central City Speedway Macon  GA Short Track Oval 0.5 1951 1954 7
Columbus Speedway Columbus  GA Short Track Oval 0.5 1951 1951 1
Hayloft Speedway Augusta  GA Short Track Oval 0.5 1952 1952 1
Jeffco Speedway Jefferson  GA Short Track Oval 0.5 1968 1969 2
Lakewood Speedway Atlanta  GA Short Track Oval 1 1951 1959 11
Middle Georgia Raceway Macon  GA Short Track Oval 0.5 1966 1971 9
Oglethorpe Speedway Savannah  GA Short Track Oval 0.5 1954 1955 2
Savannah Speedway Savannah  GA Short Track Oval 0.5 1962 1970 10
Valdosta 75 Speedway Valdosta  GA Short Track Oval 0.5 1962 1965 3
                 
Davenport Speedway Davenport  IA Short Track Oval 0.5 1953 1953 1
                 
Santa Fe Speedway Willow Springs  IL Short Track Oval 0.5 1954 1954 1
Soldier Field Chicago  IL Short Track Oval 0.5 1956 1956 1
                 
Funks Speedway Winchester  IN Short Track Oval 0.5 1950 1950 1
Playland Park Speedway South Bend  IN Short Track Oval 0.5 1952 1952 1
                 
Corbin Speedway Corbin  KY Short Track Oval 0.5 1954 1954 1
                 
Louisiana Fairgrounds Shreveport  LA Short Track Oval 0.5 1953 1953 1
                 
Norwood Arena Norwood  MA Short Track Oval 0.25 1961 1961 1
                 
Beltsville Speedway Beltsville  MD Short Track Oval 0.5 1965 1970 10
                 
Oxford Plains Speedway Oxford  ME Short Track Oval 0.33 1966 1968 3
                 
Grand River Speedrome Grand Rapids  MI Short Track Oval 0.5 1951 1954 2
Michigan State Fairgrounds Detroit  MI Short Track Oval 1 1951 1952 2
Monroe Speedway Monroe  MI Short Track Oval 0.5 1952 1952 1
                 
Asheville-Weaverville Speedway Weaverville  NC Short Track Oval 0.5 1951 1969 34
Bowman-Gray Stadium Winston-Salem  NC Short Track Oval 0.25 1958 1971 29
Champion Speedway Fayetteville  NC Short Track Oval 0.33 1958 1959 4
Charlotte Speedway Charlotte  NC Short Track Oval 0.75 1949 1956 12
Cleveland County Fairgrounds Shelby  NC Short Track Oval 0.5 1956 1965 6
Concord Speedway Concord  NC Short Track Oval 0.5 1956 1964 12
Dog Track Speedway Moyock  NC Short Track Oval 0.25 1962 1966 7
Forsyth County Fairgrounds Winston-Salem  NC Short Track Oval 0.5 1955 1955 2
Gastonia Fairgrounds Gastonia  NC Short Track Oval 0.33 1958 1958 1
Greensboro Agriculture Fairgrounds Greensboro  NC Short Track Oval 0.33 1957 1958 3
Harnett Speedway Spring Lake  NC Short Track Oval 0.5 1953 1953 1
Harris Speedway Harris  NC Short Track Oval 0.33 1964 1965 2
Hickory Speedway Hickory  NC Short Track Oval 0.5 1953 1971 35
Jacksonville Speedway Jacksonville  NC Short Track Oval 0.5 1957 1964 2
McCormick Field Asheville  NC Short Track Oval 0.25 1958 1958 1
New Asheville Speedway Asheville  NC Short Track Oval 0.4 1962 1971 8
North Carolina Speedway Rockingham  NC Intermediate Oval 1.02 1965 2004 78
North Carolina State Fairgrounds Raleigh  NC Short Track Oval 0.5 1955 1970 3
North Wilkesboro Speedway North Wilkesboro  NC Short Track Oval 0.63 1949 1996 93
Occoneechee Speedway Hillsboro  NC Short Track Oval 1 1949 1968 32
Raleigh Speedway Raleigh  NC Short Track Oval 1 1953 1958 7
Salisbury Super Speedway Salisbury  NC Short Track Oval 0.63 1958 1958 1
Southern States Fairgrounds Charlotte  NC Short Track Oval 0.5 1954 1961 17
Star Lite Speedway Monroe  NC Short Track Oval 0.5 1966 1966 1
Tar Heel Speedway Randleman  NC Short Track Oval 0.25 1963 1963 3
Tri-City Speedway High Point  NC Short Track Oval 0.5 1953 1955 2
Wilson Speedway Wilson  NC Short Track Oval 0.5 1951 1960 12
                 
Lincoln City Fairgrounds North Platte  NE Short Track Oval 0.5 1953 1953 1
                 
Linden Airport Linden  NJ Road Course Road Course 2 1954 1954 1
Morristown Speedway Morristown  NJ Short Track Oval 0.5 1951 1955 5
Old Bridge Stadium Old Bridge  NJ Short Track Oval 0.5 1956 1965 6
Trenton Speedway Trenton  NJ Short Track Oval 1 1958 1972 8
Wall Stadium Belmar  NJ Short Track Oval 0.33 1958 1958 1
                 
Las Vegas Park Speedway Las Vegas  NV Short Track Oval 1 1955 1955 1
                 
Airborne Speedway Plattsburg  NY Short Track Oval 0.5 1955 1955 1
Albany Saratoga Speedway Malta  NY Short Track Oval 0.36 1970 1971 2
Altamont-Schenectady Fairgrounds Altamont  NY Short Track Oval 0.5 1951 1955 2
Bridgehampton Race Circuit Bridgehampton  NY Road Course Road Course 2.85 1958 1966 4
Buffalo Civic Stadium Buffalo  NY Short Track Oval 0.25 1958 1958 1
Fonda Speedway Fonda  NY Short Track Oval 0.5 1955 1968 4
Hamburg Speedway Hamburg  NY Short Track Oval 0.5 1949 1950 2
Islip Speedway Islip  NY Short Track Oval 0.2 1964 1971 6
Monroe County Fairgrounds Rochester  NY Short Track Oval 0.5 1950 1958 8
Montgomery Air Base Montgomery  NY Road Course Road Course 2 1960 1960 1
New York State Fairgrounds Syracuse  NY Short Track Oval 1 1955 1957 3
State Line Speedway Busti  NY Short Track Oval 0.33 1958 1958 1
Vernon Fairgrounds Vernon  NY Short Track Oval 0.5 1950 1950 2
Wine Creek Race Track Owego  NY Short Track Oval 0.5 1952 1952 1
                 
Bainbridge Fairgrounds Bainbridge  OH Short Track Oval 1 1951 1951 1
Canfield Fairgrounds Canfield  OH Short Track Oval 0.5 1950 1952 3
Dayton Speedway Dayton  OH Short Track Oval 0.5 1950 1952 6
Ft. Miami Speedway Toledo  OH Short Track Oval 0.5 1951 1952 2
Powell Motor Speedway Columbus  OH Short Track Oval 0.5 1953 1953 1
Sharon Speedway Hartford  OH Short Track Oval 0.5 1954 1954 1
                 
Oklahoma State Fairgrounds Oklahoma City  OK Short Track Oval 0.5 1956 1956 1
                 
Portland Speedway Portland  OR Short Track Oval 0.5 1956 1957 7
                 
Bloomsburg Fairgrounds Bloomsburg  PA Short Track Oval 0.5 1953 1953 1
Heidelberg Raceway Carnegie  PA Short Track Oval 0.25 1949 1960 4
Langhorne Speedway Langhorne  PA Short Track Oval 1 1949 1957 17
Lincoln Speedway New Oxford  PA Short Track Oval 0.5 1955 1965 7
New Bradford Speedway Bradford  PA Short Track Oval 0.33 1958 1958 1
Pine Grove Speedway Shippenville  PA Short Track Oval 0.5 1951 1951 1
Reading Fairgrounds Reading  PA Short Track Oval 0.5 1958 1959 2
Williams Grove Speedway Mechanicsburg  PA Short Track Oval 0.5 1954 1954 1
                 
Coastal Speedway Myrtle Beach  SC Short Track Oval 0.5 1956 1957 2
Columbia Speedway Columbia  SC Short Track Oval 0.5 1951 1971 43
Gamecock Speedway Sumter  SC Short Track Oval 0.25 1960 1960 1
Greenville-Pickens Speedway Greenville  SC Short Track Oval 0.5 1951 1971 29
Hartsville Speedway Hartsville  SC Short Track Oval 0.33 1961 1961 1
Lancaster Speedway Lancaster  SC Short Track Oval 0.5 1957 1957 2
Newberry Speedway Newberry  SC Short Track Oval 0.5 1957 1957 1
Piedmont Interstate Fairgrounds Spartanburg  SC Short Track Oval 0.5 1953 1966 22
Rambi Race Track Myrtle Beach  SC Short Track Oval 0.5 1958 1965 9
                 
Rapid Valley Speedway Rapid City  SD Short Track Oval 0.5 1953 1953 1
                 
Chattanooga International Raceway Chattanooga  TN Short Track Oval 0.33 1962 1964 2
Fairgrounds Speedway Nashville Nashville  TN Short Track Oval 0.5 1958 1984 42
Kingsport Speedway Kingsport  TN Short Track Oval 0.4 1969 1971 3
Smokey Mountain Raceway Maryville  TN Short Track Oval 0.5 1965 1971 12
Tennessee-Carolina Speedway Newport  TN Short Track Oval 0.5 1956 1957 2
                 
Meyer Speedway Houston  TX Short Track Oval 0.5 1971 1971 1
Texas World Speedway College Station  TX Superspeedway Oval 2 1969 1981 8
                 
Langley Field Speedway Hampton  VA Short Track Oval 0.4 1964 1970 9
Norfolk Speedway Norfolk  VA Short Track Oval 0.4 1956 1957 2
Old Dominion Speedway Manassas  VA Short Track Oval 0.38 1958 1966 7
Princess Anne Speedway Norfolk  VA Short Track Oval 0.5 1953 1953 1
South Boston Speedway South Boston  VA Short Track Oval 0.25 1960 1971 10
Southside Speedway Richmond  VA Short Track Oval 0.25 1961 1963 4
Starkey Speedway Roanoke  VA Short Track Oval 0.25 1958 1964 4
                 
Kitsap County Airport Bremerton  WA Short Track Oval 0.9 1957 1957 1
                 
Road America Elkhart Lakes  WI Road Course Road Course 4.1 1956 1956 1
                 
International Raceway Park Ona  WV Short Track Oval 0.44 1970 1971 2
West Virginia International Speedway Huntington  WV Short Track Oval 0.44 1963

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