MARCHBANKS SPEEDWAY

HANFORD, CA

Marchbanks Speedway is a 1.4 mile Oval. It falls in the category of Intermediate (an oval that is greater than 1 mile in length, but less than 2 miles in length.).

The first NASCAR Cup Series race at Marchbanks Speedway was in 1951 and the last Cup Series race was in 1961.

Rank Driver Total Poles
1 Frank Secrist 1
1 Bob Ross 1
Rank Driver Total Wins
1 Danny Weinberg 1
1 Marvin Porter 1
1 Fireball Roberts 1
Date Race Name Winner Start Make Cautions/Laps Lead Changes
03-12-61 1961-08 Fireball Roberts 2 Pontiac 0/0 1
06-12-60 California 250 Marvin Porter 8 Ford 0/0 4
10-28-51 1951-37 Danny Weinberg 0 Studebaker 0/0 0
  • Track Length: 1.4 Miles
  • Track Shape: Oval
  • Track Type: INT
  • First Race: 1951-37 on 10-28-1951
  • Last Race: 1961-08 on 03-12-1961
  • # of NASCAR Cup Races: 3
  • Qualifying Record: Bob Ross, 98.370 mph on 03-12-1961
  • Race Record: Fireball Roberts (1961 Pontiac) 95.621 mph on 03-12-1961
  • Largest Purse: $11,625 for the California 250 on 06-12-1960
  • Most Cautions: 0 at the 1951-37 on 10-28-1951
  • Most Caution Laps: 0 at the 1951-37 on 10-28-1951
  • Least Cautions:
  • Least Caution Laps:
  • Most Lead Changes: 4 at the California 250 on 06-12-1960
  • Least Lead Changes: 0 at the 1951-37 on 10-28-1951
  • Most Wins: 1 - Danny Weinberg
  • Most Poles: 1 - Frank Secrist
  • Most Top Fives: 1 - Lloyd Dane
  • Most Top Tens: 2 - Lloyd Dane