LANCASTER SPEEDWAY

LANCASTER, SC

Lancaster 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 Lancaster Speedway was in 1957 and the last Cup Series race was in 1957.

Rank Driver Total Poles
1 Buck Baker 1
1 Speedy Thompson 1
Rank Driver Total Wins
1 Paul Goldsmith 1
1 Speedy Thompson 1
Date Race Name Winner Start Make Cautions/Laps Lead Changes
07-30-57 1957-34 Speedy Thompson 1 Chevrolet 0/0 0
06-01-57 1957-21 Paul Goldsmith 7 Ford 0/0 0
  • Track Length: .5 Miles
  • Track Shape: Oval
  • Track Type: ST
  • First Race: 1957-21 on 06-01-1957
  • Last Race: 1957-34 on 07-30-1957
  • # of NASCAR Cup Races: 2
  • Qualifying Record: Speedy Thompson, 67.694 mph on 07-30-1957
  • Race Record: Speedy Thompson (1957 Chevrolet) 66.543 mph on 07-30-1957
  • Largest Purse: $4,335 for the 1957-34 on 07-30-1957
  • Most Cautions: 0 at the 1957-21 on 06-01-1957
  • Most Caution Laps: 0 at the 1957-21 on 06-01-1957
  • Least Cautions:
  • Least Caution Laps:
  • Most Lead Changes: 0 at the 1957-21 on 06-01-1957
  • Least Lead Changes: 0 at the 1957-21 on 06-01-1957
  • Most Wins: 1 - Paul Goldsmith
  • Most Poles: 1 - Buck Baker
  • Most Top Fives: 2 - Speedy Thompson
  • Most Top Tens: 2 - Speedy Thompson