FONDA SPEEDWAY

FONDA, NY

Fonda 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 Fonda Speedway was in 1955 and the last Cup Series race was in 1968.

Rank Driver Total Poles
1 Richard Petty 2
2 Tim Flock 1
2 David Pearson 1
Rank Driver Total Wins
1 Richard Petty 2
2 Junior Johnson 1
2 David Pearson 1
Date Race Name Winner Start Make Cautions/Laps Lead Changes
07-11-68 Fonda 200 Richard Petty 2 Plymouth 3/19 1
07-13-67 1967-31 Richard Petty 1 Plymouth 5/20 4
07-14-66 1966-32 David Pearson 12 Dodge 0/0 8
06-18-55 1955-21 Junior Johnson 9 Oldsmobile 1/4 1
  • Track Length: .5 Miles
  • Track Shape: Oval
  • Track Type: ST
  • First Race: 1955-21 on 06-18-1955
  • Last Race: Fonda 200 on 07-11-1968
  • # of NASCAR Cup Races: 4
  • Qualifying Record: David Pearson, 73.800 mph on 07-11-1968
  • Race Record: Richard Petty (1967 Plymouth) 65.826 mph on 07-13-1967
  • Largest Purse: $5,840 for the 1967-31 on 07-13-1967
  • Most Cautions: 5 at the 1967-31 on 07-13-1967
  • Most Caution Laps: 20 at the 1967-31 on 07-13-1967
  • Least Cautions: 1 at the 1955-21 on 06-18-1955
  • Least Caution Laps: 4 at the 1955-21 on 06-18-1955
  • Most Lead Changes: 8 at the 1966-32 on 07-14-1966
  • Least Lead Changes: 1 at the 1955-21 on 06-18-1955
  • Most Wins: 2 - Richard Petty
  • Most Poles: 2 - Richard Petty
  • Most Top Fives: 3 - Richard Petty
  • Most Top Tens: 3 - Clyde Lynn