JACKSONVILLE SPEEDWAY

JACKSONVILLE, NC

Jacksonville 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 Jacksonville Speedway was in 1957 and the last Cup Series race was in 1964.

Rank Driver Total Poles
1 Lee Petty 1
1 Doug Yates 1
Rank Driver Total Wins
1 Buck Baker 1
1 Ned Jarrett 1
Date Race Name Winner Start Make Cautions/Laps Lead Changes
11-08-64 1964-62 Ned Jarrett 2 Ford 4/22 4
06-30-57 1957-27 Buck Baker 3 Chevrolet 0/0 0
  • Track Length: .5 Miles
  • Track Shape: Oval
  • Track Type: ST
  • First Race: 1957-27 on 06-30-1957
  • Last Race: 1964-62 on 11-08-1964
  • # of NASCAR Cup Races: 2
  • Qualifying Record: Doug Yates, 64.285 mph on 11-08-1964
  • Race Record: Ned Jarrett (1964 Ford) 57.535 mph on 11-08-1964
  • Largest Purse: $4,890 for the 1964-62 on 11-08-1964
  • Most Cautions: 4 at the 1964-62 on 11-08-1964
  • Most Caution Laps: 22 at the 1964-62 on 11-08-1964
  • Least Cautions: 4 at the 1964-62 on 11-08-1964
  • Least Caution Laps: 22 at the 1964-62 on 11-08-1964
  • Most Lead Changes: 4 at the 1964-62 on 11-08-1964
  • Least Lead Changes: 0 at the 1957-27 on 06-30-1957
  • Most Wins: 1 - Buck Baker
  • Most Poles: 1 - Lee Petty
  • Most Top Fives: 1 - Tiny Lund
  • Most Top Tens: 2 - Tiny Lund