CARRELL SPEEDWAY

GARDENA, CA

Carrell 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 Carrell Speedway was in 1951 and the last Cup Series race was in 1954.

Rank Driver Total Poles
1 Danny Letner 1
1 Andy Pierce 1
1 Lou Figaro 1
1 Fonty Flock 1
Rank Driver Total Wins
1 John Soares 1
1 Marshall Teague 1
1 Lou Figaro 1
1 Bill Norton 1
Date Race Name Winner Start Make Cautions/Laps Lead Changes
05-30-54 1954-16 John Soares 17 Dodge 0/0 2
11-11-51 1951-40 Bill Norton 10 Mercury 0/0 5
06-30-51 1951-13 Lou Figaro 1 Hudson 1/0 0
04-08-51 1951-04 Marshall Teague 2 Hudson 1/0 1
  • Track Length: .5 Miles
  • Track Shape: Oval
  • Track Type: ST
  • First Race: 1951-04 on 04-08-1951
  • Last Race: 1954-16 on 05-30-1954
  • # of NASCAR Cup Races: 4
  • Qualifying Record: Lou Figaro, 76.988 mph on 06-30-1951
  • Race Record: Marshall Teague (1951 Hudson) 61.047 mph on 04-08-1951
  • Largest Purse: $5,450 for the 1954-16 on 05-30-1954
  • Most Cautions: 1 at the 1951-04 on 04-08-1951
  • Most Caution Laps: 0 at the 1951-04 on 04-08-1951
  • Least Cautions: 1 at the 1951-04 on 04-08-1951
  • Least Caution Laps: 0 at the 1951-04 on 04-08-1951
  • Most Lead Changes: 5 at the 1951-40 on 11-11-1951
  • Least Lead Changes: 0 at the 1951-13 on 06-30-1951
  • Most Wins: 1 - John Soares
  • Most Poles: 1 - Danny Letner
  • Most Top Fives: 2 - Fred Steinbroner
  • Most Top Tens: 4 - Erick Erickson