GASTONIA FAIRGROUNDS

GASTONIA, NC

Gastonia Fairgrounds is a .333 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 Gastonia Fairgrounds was in 1958 and the last Cup Series race was in 1958.

Rank Driver Total Poles
1 Tiny Lund 1
Rank Driver Total Wins
1 Buck Baker 1
Date Race Name Winner Start Make Cautions/Laps Lead Changes
09-12-58 1958-45 Buck Baker 2 Chevrolet 0/0 0
  • Track Length: .333 Miles
  • Track Shape: Oval
  • Track Type: ST
  • First Race: 1958-45 on 09-12-1958
  • Last Race: 1958-45 on 09-12-1958
  • # of NASCAR Cup Races: 1
  • Qualifying Record: Tiny Lund, 51.650 mph on 09-12-1958
  • Race Record: Buck Baker (1957 Chevrolet) 47.856 mph on 09-12-1958
  • Largest Purse: $3,635 for the 1958-45 on 09-12-1958
  • Most Cautions: 0 at the 1958-45 on 09-12-1958
  • Most Caution Laps: 0 at the 1958-45 on 09-12-1958
  • Least Cautions:
  • Least Caution Laps:
  • Most Lead Changes: 0 at the 1958-45 on 09-12-1958
  • Least Lead Changes: 0 at the 1958-45 on 09-12-1958
  • Most Wins: 1 - Buck Baker
  • Most Poles: 1 - Tiny Lund
  • Most Top Fives: 1 - Buck Baker
  • Most Top Tens: 1 - Shorty Rollins