ASHEVILLE-WEAVERVILLE SPEEDWAY

WEAVERVILLE, NC

Asheville-Weaverville Speedway is a .5 mile Oval. It falls in the category of Short Track (an oval racetrack that is 1 mile or less in length.).

The first NASCAR Cup Series race at Asheville-Weaverville Speedway was in 1951 and the last Cup Series race was in 1969.

Rank Driver Total Poles
1 Rex White 4
1 Junior Johnson 4
3 Ned Jarrett 2
3 Jack Smith 2
3 Richard Petty 2
3 Bobby Isaac 2
3 Herb Thomas 2
3 Marvin Panch 2
3 Darel Dieringer 2
10 Curtis Turner 1
Rank Driver Total Wins
1 Rex White 5
2 Lee Petty 4
2 Richard Petty 4
4 David Pearson 2
4 Ned Jarrett 2
4 Bobby Isaac 2
4 Fonty Flock 2
8 Herb Thomas 1
8 Joe Weatherly 1
8 Marvin Panch 1
Date Race Name Winner Start Make Cautions/Laps Lead Changes
08-24-69 Western North Carolina 500 Bobby Isaac 1 Dodge 4/17 7
05-04-69 Fireball 300 Bobby Isaac 1 Dodge 3/34 2
08-18-68 Western North Carolina 500 David Pearson 2 Ford 7/90 7
05-05-68 Fireball 300 David Pearson 1 Ford 6/45 2
11-05-67 Western North Carolina 500 Bobby Allison 1 Ford 10/73 21
03-05-67 Fireball 300 Richard Petty 2 Plymouth 1/5 6
08-21-66 Western North Carolina 500 Darel Dieringer 2 Mercury 3/23 8
06-12-66 Fireball 300 Richard Petty 1 Plymouth 0/0 4
08-08-65 Western North Carolina 500 Richard Petty 1 Plymouth 5/0 8
02-28-65 Fireball 200 Ned Jarrett 1 Ford 2/0 2
08-09-64 Western North Carolina 500 Ned Jarrett 4 Ford 2/0 5
04-11-64 1964-14 Marvin Panch 1 Ford 0/0 0
08-11-63 Western North Carolina 500 Fred Lorenzen 2 Ford 2/0 2
03-03-63 1963-09 Richard Petty 3 Plymouth 0/0 0
11-12-62 1962-02 Rex White 5 Chevrolet 3/14 5
08-12-62 Western North Carolina 500 Jim Paschal 2 Plymouth 2/0 1
03-04-62 1962-07 Joe Weatherly 3 Pontiac 1/0 3
08-13-61 Western North Carolina 500 Junior Johnson 2 Pontiac 0/0 1
03-05-61 1961-07 Rex White 1 Chevrolet 2/0 0
08-14-60 Western North Carolina 500 Rex White 2 Chevrolet 0/0 8
04-24-60 1960-15 Lee Petty 8 Plymouth 0/0 4
10-11-59 1959-42 Lee Petty 4 Plymouth 0/0 0
08-16-59 Western North Carolina 500 Bob Welborn 4 Chevrolet 0/0 0
06-28-59 1959-25 Rex White 4 Chevrolet 0/0 0
08-17-58 Western North Carolina 500 Fireball Roberts 2 Chevrolet 0/0 0
06-29-58 1958-27 Rex White 1 Chevrolet 0/0 4
09-08-57 1957-42 Lee Petty 2 Oldsmobile 1/10 5
03-31-57 1957-08 Buck Baker 3 Chevrolet 0/0 2
07-01-56 1956-29 Lee Petty 11 Dodge 0/0 0
07-10-55 1955-26 Tim Flock 1 Chrysler 0/0 0
07-04-54 1954-23 Herb Thomas 1 Hudson 0/0 0
08-16-53 1953-27 Fonty Flock 0 Hudson 0/0 0
08-17-52 1952-24 Bob Flock 6 Hudson 0/0 0
07-29-51 1951-17 Fonty Flock 1 Oldsmobile 0/0 0