LINCOLN CITY FAIRGROUNDS

NORTH PLATTE, NE

Lincoln City Fairgrounds 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 Lincoln City Fairgrounds was in 1953 and the last Cup Series race was in 1953.

Rank Driver Total Poles
1 Herb Thomas 1
Rank Driver Total Wins
1 Dick Rathman 1
Date Race Name Winner Start Make Cautions/Laps Lead Changes
07-26-53 1953-24 Dick Rathman 0 Hudson 0/0 0
  • Track Length: .5 Miles
  • Track Shape: Oval
  • Track Type: ST
  • First Race: 1953-24 on 07-26-1953
  • Last Race: 1953-24 on 07-26-1953
  • # of NASCAR Cup Races: 1
  • Qualifying Record: Herb Thomas, 54.397 mph on 07-26-1953
  • Race Record: Dick Rathman (1953 Hudson) 54.380 mph on 07-26-1953
  • Largest Purse: $3,400 for the 1953-24 on 07-26-1953
  • Most Cautions: 0 at the 1953-24 on 07-26-1953
  • Most Caution Laps: 0 at the 1953-24 on 07-26-1953
  • Least Cautions:
  • Least Caution Laps:
  • Most Lead Changes: 0 at the 1953-24 on 07-26-1953
  • Least Lead Changes: 0 at the 1953-24 on 07-26-1953
  • Most Wins: 1 - Dick Rathman
  • Most Poles: 1 - Herb Thomas
  • Most Top Fives: 1 - Dick Rathman
  • Most Top Tens: 1 - Dick Rathman