Charlotte Motor Speedway

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Weather
weather image  81°F More clouds than sun. Warm.
Hi Temp
86°F
Lo Temp
67°F
Wind
3mph/W
Humidity
70%
Precip %
57%
Track Information
Opened: 1960
Track Length: 1.5 mile oval
Banking in Corners: 24; Straights: 5
Length of Frontstretch: 1,980 feet
Length of Backstretch: 1,500 feet
 
Grandstand Seating: 167,000
Qualifying Record: Elliott Sadler, 193.216 mph (27.948 sec.) - 10/13/05
Race Record: Jeff Gordon, 160.306 - 10/11/99
Laps: 200 laps=300 miles; 334 laps=501 miles; 400 laps=600 miles
Track Schedules
Sprint Cup Schedule
DateEvent
May 18, 2013
May 18, 2013
May 26, 2013
Oct 12, 2013
Nationwide Schedule
DateEvent
May 25, 2013
Oct 11, 2013
Trucks Schedule
DateEvent
May 17, 2013
 
Ticket Information
Phone: (704) 455-3200
Past Winners
Sprint Cup
YearSeriesWinnerCarAvg. Speed 
2012Sprint Cup(1)Kasey KahneChevrolet155.687 mph 
2011Sprint Cup(1)Kevin HarvickChevrolet132.414 mph 
2011Sprint Cup(2)Matt KensethFord146.194 mph 
2010Sprint Cup(1)Kurt BuschDodge144.966 mph 
2010Sprint Cup(2)Jamie McMurrayChevrolet140.391 mph 
2009Sprint Cup(1)David ReutimannToyota120.899 mph 
2009Sprint Cup(2)Jimmie JohnsonChevrolet137.658 mph 
2008Sprint Cup(1)Kasey KahneDodge135.772 mph 
2008Sprint Cup(2)Jeff BurtonChevrolet133.699 mph 
2007Nextel Cup(1)Casey MearsChevrolet130.222 mph 
2007Nextel Cup(2)Jeff GordonChevrolet125.868 mph 
2006Nextel Cup(1)Kasey KahneDodge128.840 mph 
2006Nextel Cup(2)Kasey KahneDodge132.142 mph 
2005Nextel Cup(1)Jimmie JohnsonChevrolet114.698 mph 
2005Nextel Cup(2)Jimmie JohnsonChevrolet120.334 mph 
2004Nextel Cup(1)Jimmie JohnsonChevrolet142.763 mph 
2004Nextel Cup(2)Jimmie JohnsonChevrolet130.214 mph 
2003Winston Cup(1)Jimmie JohnsonChevrolet126.198 mph 
2003Winston Cup(2)Tony StewartChevrolet142.871 mph 
2002Winston Cup(1)Mark MartinFord137.729 mph 
2002Winston Cup(2)Jamie McMurrayDodge141.481 mph 
2001Winston Cup(1)Jeff BurtonFord138.107 mph 
2001Winston Cup(2)Sterling MarlinDodge139.006 mph 
2000Winston Cup(1)Matt KensethFord142.640 mph 
2000Winston Cup(2)Bobby LabontePontiac133.630 mph 
1999Winston Cup(1)Jeff BurtonFord151.367 mph 
1999Winston Cup(2)Jeff GordonChevrolet160.306 mph 
1998Winston Cup(1)Jeff GordonChevrolet136.424 mph 
1998Winston Cup(2)Mark MartinFord123.188 mph 
1997Winston Cup(1)Jeff GordonChevrolet136.745 mph 
1997Winston Cup(2)Dale JarrettFord144.323 mph 
1996Winston Cup(1)Dale JarrettFord147.581 mph 
1996Winston Cup(2)Terry LabonteChevrolet143.143 mph 
1995Winston Cup(1)Bobby LabonteChevrolet151.952 mph 
1995Winston Cup(2)Mark MartinFord145.358 mph 
1994Winston Cup(1)Jeff GordonChevrolet139.445 mph 
1994Winston Cup(2)Dale JarrettChevrolet145.922 mph 
1993Winston Cup(1)Dale EarnhardtChevrolet145.504 mph 
1993Winston Cup(2)Ernie IrvanFord154.537 mph 
1992Winston Cup(1)Dale EarnhardtChevrolet132.980 mph 
1992Winston Cup(2)Mark MartinFord153.537 mph 
1991Winston Cup(1)Davey AllisonFord138.951 mph 
1991Winston Cup(2)Geoffrey BodineFord138.984 mph 
1990Winston Cup(1)Rusty WallacePontiac137.650 mph 
1990Winston Cup(2)Davey AllisonFord137.428 mph 
1989Winston Cup(1)Darrell WaltripChevrolet144.077 mph 
1989Winston Cup(2)Ken SchraderChevrolet149.863 mph 
1988Winston Cup(1)Darrell WaltripChevrolet124.460 mph 
1988Winston Cup(2)Rusty WallacePontiac130.677 mph 
1987Winston Cup(1)Kyle PettyFord131.483 mph 
1987Winston Cup(2)Bill ElliottFord128.443 mph 
1986Winston Cup(1)Dale EarnhardtChevrolet140.406 mph 
1986Winston Cup(2)Dale EarnhardtChevrolet132.403 mph 
1985Winston Cup(1)Darrell WaltripChevrolet141.807 mph 
1985Winston Cup(2)Cale YarboroughFord136.761 mph 
1984Winston Cup(1)Bobby AllisonBuick129.233 mph 
1984Winston Cup(2)Bill ElliottFord148.861 mph 
1983Winston Cup(1)Neil BonnettChevrolet140.707 mph 
1983Winston Cup(2)Richard PettyPontiac139.998 mph 
1982Winston Cup(1)Neil BonnettFord130.058 mph 
1982Winston Cup(2)Harry GantBuick137.208 mph 
1981Winston Cup(1)Bobby AllisonBuick129.326 mph 
1981Winston Cup(2)Darrell WaltripBuick117.483 mph 
1980Winston Cup(1)Benny ParsonsChevrolet119.265 mph 
1980Winston Cup(2)Dale EarnhardtChevrolet135.243 mph 
1979Winston Cup(1)Darrell WaltripChevrolet136.674 mph 
1979Winston Cup(2)Cale YarboroughChevrolet134.266 mph 
1978Winston Cup(1)Darrell WaltripChevrolet138.355 mph 
1978Winston Cup(2)Bobby AllisonFord141.826 mph 
1977Winston Cup(1)Richard PettyDodge137.676 mph 
1977Winston Cup(2)Benny ParsonsChevrolet142.780 mph 
1976Winston Cup(1)David PearsonMercury137.352 mph 
1976Winston Cup(2)Donnie AllisonChevrolet141.226 mph 
1975Winston Cup(1)Richard PettyDodge145.327 mph 
1975Winston Cup(2)Richard PettyDodge132.209 mph 
1974Winston Cup(1)David PearsonMercury135.720 mph 
1974Winston Cup(2)David PearsonMercury119.912 mph 
1973Winston Cup(1)Buddy BakerDodge134.890 mph 
1973Winston Cup(2)Cale YarboroughChevrolet145.240 mph 
1972Winston Cup(1)Buddy BakerDodge142.255 mph 
1972Winston Cup(2)Bobby AllisonChevrolet133.234 mph 
1971Winston Cup(1)Bobby AllisonMercury140.422 mph 
1971Winston Cup(2)Bobby AllisonMercury126.140 mph 
1970Winston Cup(1)Donnie AllisonFord129.680 mph 
1970Winston Cup(2)LeeRoy YarbroughMercury123.246 mph 
1969Winston Cup(1)LeeRoy YarbroughMercury134.361 mph 
1969Winston Cup(2)Donnie AllisonFord131.271 mph 
1968Winston Cup(1)Buddy BakerDodge104.207 mph 
1968Winston Cup(2)Charlie GlotzbachDodge135.234 mph 
1967Winston Cup(1)Jim PaschalPlymouth135.832 mph 
1967Winston Cup(2)Buddy Bakerdodge130.317 mph 
1966Winston Cup(1)Marvin PanchPlymouth135.042 mph 
1966Winston Cup(2)LeeRoy YarbroughDodge130.576 mph 
1965Winston Cup(1)Fred LorenzenFord121.772 mph 
1965Winston Cup(2)Fred LorenzenFord119.117 mph 
1964Winston Cup(1)Jim PaschalPlymouth125.772 mph 
1964Winston Cup(2)Fred LorenzenFord134.475 mph 
1963Winston Cup(1)Fred LorenzenFord132.417 mph 
1963Winston Cup(2)Junior JohnsonChevrolet132.105 mph 
1962Winston Cup(1)Nelson StacyFord125.552 mph 
1962Winston Cup(2)Junior JohnsonPontiac132.085 mph 
1961Winston Cup(1)David PearsonPontiac111.633 mph 
1961Winston Cup(2)Joe WeatherlyPontiac119.950 mph 
1960Winston Cup(1)Joe Lee JohnsonChevrolet107.735 mph 
1960Winston Cup(2)Speedy ThompsonFord112.905 mph 
Nationwide Series
YearSeriesWinnerCarAvg. Speed 
2012Nationwide(1)Brad KeselowskiDodge123.414 mph 
2011Nationwide(1)Matt KensethFord136.640 mph 
2011Nationwide(2)Carl EdwardsFord134.195 mph 
2010Nationwide(1)Kyle BuschToyota132.216 mph 
2010Nationwide(2)Brad KeselowskiDodge125.640 mph 
2009Nationwide(1)Mike BlissChevrolet129.096 mph 
2009Nationwide(2)Kyle BuschToyota128.863 mph 
2008Nationwide(1)Kyle BuschToyota120.331 mph 
2008Nationwide(2)Kyle BuschToyota103.647 mph 
2007Busch(1)Kasey KahneDodge132.240 mph 
2007Busch(2)Jeff BurtonChevrolet120.267 mph 
2006Busch(1)Carl EdwardsFord110.735 mph 
2006Busch(2)Dave BlaneyChevrolet106.999 mph 
2005Busch(1)Kyle BuschChevrolet117.968 mph 
2005Busch(2)Ryan NewmanDodge102.506 mph 
2004Busch(1)Kyle BuschChevrolet114.275 mph 
2004Busch(2)Mike BlissChevrolet110.193 mph 
2003Busch(1)Matt KensethFord138.302 mph 
2003Busch(2)Greg BiffleChevrolet148.576 mph 
2002Busch(1)Jeff GreenChevrolet120.684 mph 
2002Busch(2)Jeff BurtonFord142.443 mph 
2001Busch(1)Jeff GreenFord128.205 mph 
2001Busch(2)Greg BiffleFord139.445 mph 
2000Busch(1)Jeff BurtonFord121.759 mph 
2000Busch(2)Matt KensethChevrolet145.064 mph 
1999Busch(1)Mark MartinFord119.377 mph 
1999Busch(2)Michael WaltripChevrolet133.235 mph 
1998Busch(1)Mark MartinFord133.449 mph 
1998Busch(2)Mike McLaughlinChevrolet145.376 mph 
1997Busch(1)Joe NemechekChevrolet126.954 mph 
1997Busch(2)Jimmy SpencerChevrolet127.089 mph 
1996Busch(1)Mark MartinFord155.799 mph 
1996Busch(2)Mark MartinFord124.957 mph 
1995Busch(1)Chad LittleFord131.707 mph 
1995Busch(2)Mark MartinFord136.415 mph 
1994Busch(1)Phil ParsonsChevrolet127.704 mph 
1994Busch(2)Terry LabonteChevrolet134.831 mph 
1993Busch(1)Michael WaltripPontiac127.539 mph 
1993Busch(2)Mark MartinFord113.960 mph 
1992Busch(1)Jeff GordonFord127.208 mph 
1992Busch(2)Jeff GordonFord120.954 mph 
1991Busch(1)Dale EarnhardtChevrolet133.235 mph 
1991Busch(2)Harry GantBuick121.937 mph 
1990Busch(1)Dale JarrettPontiac132.337 mph 
1990Busch(2)Sterling MarlinOldsmobile132.272 mph 
1989Busch(1)Rob MorosoOldsmobile136.450 mph 
1989Busch(2)Rob MorosoOldsmobile126.035 mph 
1988Busch(1)Dale JarrettOldsmobile139.969 mph 
1988Busch(2)Rob MorosoOldsmobile123.683 mph 
1987Busch(1)Harry GantBuick139.643 mph 
1987Busch(2)Harry GantBuick131.868 mph 
1986Busch(1)Tim RichmondPontiac139.715 mph 
1986Busch(2)Dale EarnhardtPontiac138.746 mph 
1985Busch(1)Tim RichmondPontiac119.284 mph 
1985Busch(2)Terry LabontePontiac140.485 mph 
1984Busch(1)Bobby AllisonOldsmobile126.198 mph 
1984Busch(2)Darrell WaltripPontiac123.499 mph 
1983Busch(1)Dale EarnhardtPontiac117.724 mph 
1983Busch(2)Sam ArdOldsmobile141.269 mph 
1982Busch(1)Harry GantPontiac126.731 mph 
1982Busch(2)Darrell WaltripPontiac123.485 mph 
Truck Series
YearSeriesWinnerCarAvg. Speed 
2012Truck SeriesJustin LoftonChevrolet109.786 mph 
2011Truck SeriesKyle BuschToyota101.615 mph 
2010Truck SeriesKyle BuschToyota109.653 mph 
2009Truck SeriesRon Hornaday Jr.Chevrolet121.125 mph 
2008Truck SeriesMatt CraftonChevrolet111.490 mph 
2007Truck SeriesRon Hornady Jr.Chevrolet122.809 mph 
2006Truck SeriesKyle BuschChevrolet124.845 mph 
2005Truck SeriesKyle BuschChevrolet104.571 mph 
2004Truck SeriesDennis SetzerChevrolet107.631 mph 
2003Truck SeriesTed MusgraveDodge114.768 mph