HEIDELBERG RACEWAY

CARNEGIE, PA

Heidelberg Raceway is a .25 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 Heidelberg Raceway was in 1949 and the last Cup Series race was in 1960.

Rank Driver Total Poles
1 Lee Petty 1
1 Al Bonnell 1
1 Fonty Flock 1
1 Dick Bailey 1
Rank Driver Total Wins
1 Lee Petty 2
2 Herb Thomas 1
2 Jim Reed 1
Date Race Name Winner Start Make Cautions/Laps Lead Changes
07-10-60 1960-24 Lee Petty 1 Plymouth 0/0 2
07-21-59 1959-27 Jim Reed 6 Chevrolet 1/4 3
07-15-51 1951-16 Herb Thomas 0 Oldsmobile 0/0 1
10-02-49 1949-07 Lee Petty 0 Plymouth 0/0 0
  • Track Length: .25 Miles
  • Track Shape: Oval
  • Track Type: ST
  • First Race: 1949-07 on 10-02-1949
  • Last Race: 1960-24 on 07-10-1960
  • # of NASCAR Cup Races: 4
  • Qualifying Record: Lee Petty, 71.970 mph on 07-10-1960
  • Race Record: Lee Petty (1960 Plymouth) 67.450 mph on 07-10-1960
  • Largest Purse: $3,885 for the 1959-27 on 07-21-1959
  • Most Cautions: 1 at the 1959-27 on 07-21-1959
  • Most Caution Laps: 4 at the 1959-27 on 07-21-1959
  • Least Cautions: 1 at the 1959-27 on 07-21-1959
  • Least Caution Laps: 4 at the 1959-27 on 07-21-1959
  • Most Lead Changes: 3 at the 1959-27 on 07-21-1959
  • Least Lead Changes: 0 at the 1949-07 on 10-02-1949
  • Most Wins: 2 - Lee Petty
  • Most Poles: 1 - Lee Petty
  • Most Top Fives: 3 - Lee Petty
  • Most Top Tens: 3 - Lee Petty