MEMPHIS-ARKANSAS SPEEDWAY

LEHI, AR

Memphis-Arkansas Speedway is a 1.5 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 Memphis-Arkansas Speedway was in 1954 and the last Cup Series race was in 1957.

Rank Driver Total Poles
1 Fonty Flock 2
2 Speedy Thompson 1
2 Junior Johnson 1
2 Buck Baker 1
Rank Driver Total Wins
1 Ralph Moody 1
1 Buck Baker 1
1 Marvin Panch 1
1 Fonty Flock 1
1 Speedy Thompson 1
Date Race Name Winner Start Make Cautions/Laps Lead Changes
07-14-57 1957-30 Marvin Panch 10 Pontiac 2/0 4
06-10-56 1956-25 Ralph Moody 23 Ford 5/0 5
10-09-55 1955-40 Speedy Thompson 10 Ford 0/0 2
08-14-55 Mid-South 250 Fonty Flock 1 Chrysler 0/0 2
10-10-54 Mid-South 250 Buck Baker 0 Oldsmobile 0/0 2
  • Track Length: 1.5 Miles
  • Track Shape: Oval
  • Track Type: INT
  • First Race: Mid-South 250 on 10-10-1954
  • Last Race: 1957-30 on 07-14-1957
  • # of NASCAR Cup Races: 5
  • Qualifying Record: Fonty Flock, 100.390 mph on 10-09-1955
  • Race Record: Fonty Flock (1955 Chrysler) 89.982 mph on 08-14-1955
  • Largest Purse: $14,250 for the 1957-30 on 07-14-1957
  • Most Cautions: 5 at the 1956-25 on 06-10-1956
  • Most Caution Laps: 0 at the Mid-South 250 on 10-10-1954
  • Least Cautions: 2 at the 1957-30 on 07-14-1957
  • Least Caution Laps: 0 at the 1956-25 on 06-10-1956
  • Most Lead Changes: 5 at the 1956-25 on 06-10-1956
  • Least Lead Changes: 2 at the Mid-South 250 on 10-10-1954
  • Most Wins: 1 - Ralph Moody
  • Most Poles: 2 - Fonty Flock
  • Most Top Fives: 3 - Tim Flock
  • Most Top Tens: 5 - Buck Baker