COLUMBIA SPEEDWAY

COLUMBIA, SC

Columbia 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 Columbia Speedway was in 1951 and the last Cup Series race was in 1971.

Rank Driver Total Poles
1 Richard Petty 7
2 Buck Baker 6
3 Ned Jarrett 4
4 Tim Flock 3
5 Jack Smith 2
5 Junior Johnson 2
5 Dick Hutcherson 2
8 Frank Mundy 1
8 Jimmie Lewallen 1
8 Tommy Irwin 1
Rank Driver Total Wins
1 Richard Petty 7
2 David Pearson 5
3 Bobby Isaac 4
3 Buck Baker 4
5 Speedy Thompson 3
5 Ned Jarrett 3
5 Rex White 3
8 Cotton Owens 2
8 Tim Flock 2
8 Lee Petty 2
Date Race Name Winner Start Make Cautions/Laps Lead Changes
08-27-71 Sandlapper 200 Richard Petty 1 Plymouth 6/41 6
04-08-71 Columbia 200 Richard Petty 4 Plymouth 2/10 6
08-06-70 Sandlapper 200 Bobby Isaac 7 Dodge 3/22 1
04-30-70 Columbia 200 Richard Petty 7 Plymouth 6/30 5
09-18-69 Sandlapper 200 Bobby Isaac 2 Dodge 2/15 3
04-03-69 Columbia 200 Bobby Isaac 1 Dodge 4/21 7
08-08-68 Sandlapper 200 David Pearson 10 Ford 0/0 4
04-18-68 Columbia 200 Bobby Isaac 6 Dodge 4/0 1
08-17-67 Sandlapper 200 Richard Petty 1 Plymouth 5/0 4
04-06-67 Columbia 200 Richard Petty 2 Plymouth 0/0 7
08-18-66 Sandlapper 200 David Pearson 4 Dodge 2/0 4
04-07-66 Columbia 200 David Pearson 6 Dodge 8/19 4
08-19-65 Sandlapper 200 David Pearson 6 Dodge 4/38 5
04-28-65 Columbia 200 Tiny Lund 4 Ford 6/0 6
08-21-64 Sandlapper 200 David Pearson 9 Dodge 5/0 5
04-16-64 Columbia 200 Ned Jarrett 2 Ford 6/14 5
08-08-63 Sandlapper 200 Richard Petty 1 Plymouth 0/0 2
05-02-63 Columbia 200 Richard Petty 1 Plymouth 13/0 0
07-07-62 Sandlapper 200 Rex White 4 Chevrolet 0/0 0
04-13-62 Arclite 200 Ned Jarrett 7 Chevrolet 0/0 0
07-20-61 1961-34 Cotton Owens 1 Pontiac 0/0 3
04-20-61 1961-15 Cotton Owens 2 Pontiac 0/0 1
11-26-60 1960-02 Ned Jarrett 3 Ford 0/0 0
08-18-60 1960-32 Rex White 7 Chevrolet 0/0 0
04-05-60 1960-09 Rex White 3 Chevrolet 0/0 0
08-29-59 1959-35 Lee Petty 9 Plymouth 0/0 0
06-18-59 1959-21 Lee Petty 3 Plymouth 0/0 5
04-04-59 1959-09 Jack Smith 1 Chevrolet 0/0 0
08-07-58 1958-36 Speedy Thompson 1 Chevrolet 0/0 0
06-05-58 1958-22 Junior Johnson 6 Ford 8/0 2
04-10-58 1958-08 Speedy Thompson 7 Chevrolet 0/0 0
09-19-57 1957-46 Buck Baker 1 Chevrolet 0/0 0
06-20-57 1957-24 Jack Smith 3 Chevrolet 0/0 0
09-29-56 1956-49 Buck Baker 6 Dodge 0/0 4
05-05-56 Arclite 100 Speedy Thompson 2 Dodge 2/0 3
10-15-55 1955-41 Tim Flock 2 Chrysler 0/0 3
07-09-55 1955-25 Jim Paschal 5 Oldsmobile 0/0 0
03-26-55 1955-06 Fonty Flock 0 Chevrolet 0/0 1
06-06-54 1954-17 Curtis Turner 0 Oldsmobile 0/0 0
05-09-53 1953-09 Buck Baker 3 Oldsmobile 0/0 0
04-12-52 1952-06 Buck Baker 1 Hudson 0/0 3
09-07-51 1951-25 Tim Flock 1 Oldsmobile 2/25 2
06-16-51 1951-11 Frank Mundy 1 Studebaker 0/0 2