BAY MEADOWS RACE TRACK

SAN MATEO, CA

Bay Meadows Race Track is a 1 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 Bay Meadows Race Track was in 1954 and the last Cup Series race was in 1956.

Rank Driver Total Poles
1 Hershel McGriff 1
1 Tim Flock 1
1 Eddie Pagan 1
Rank Driver Total Wins
1 Hershel McGriff 1
1 Tim Flock 1
1 Eddie Pagan 1
Date Race Name Winner Start Make Cautions/Laps Lead Changes
08-19-56 1956-39 Eddie Pagan 1 Ford 0/0 0
07-31-55 1955-30 Tim Flock 1 Chrysler 0/0 0
08-22-54 1954-29 Hershel McGriff 1 Oldsmobile 0/0 0
  • Track Length: 1 Miles
  • Track Shape: Oval
  • Track Type: ST
  • First Race: 1954-29 on 08-22-1954
  • Last Race: 1956-39 on 08-19-1956
  • # of NASCAR Cup Races: 3
  • Qualifying Record: Eddie Pagan, 81.614 mph on 08-19-1956
  • Race Record: Tim Flock (1955 Chrysler) 68.571 mph on 07-31-1955
  • Largest Purse: $9,630 for the 1956-39 on 08-19-1956
  • Most Cautions: 0 at the 1954-29 on 08-22-1954
  • Most Caution Laps: 0 at the 1954-29 on 08-22-1954
  • Least Cautions:
  • Least Caution Laps:
  • Most Lead Changes: 0 at the 1954-29 on 08-22-1954
  • Least Lead Changes: 0 at the 1954-29 on 08-22-1954
  • Most Wins: 1 - Tim Flock
  • Most Poles: 1 - Tim Flock
  • Most Top Fives: 1 - Lee Petty
  • Most Top Tens: 3 - Lloyd Dane