NORFOLK SPEEDWAY

NORFOLK, VA

Norfolk Speedway is a .4 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 Norfolk Speedway was in 1956 and the last Cup Series race was in 1957.

Rank Driver Total Poles
1 Ralph Moody 1
1 Bill Amick 1
Rank Driver Total Wins
1 Billy Myers 1
1 Buck Baker 1
Date Race Name Winner Start Make Cautions/Laps Lead Changes
07-24-57 1957-33 Buck Baker 8 Chevrolet 0/0 0
08-22-56 1956-40 Billy Myers 9 Mercury 0/0 0
  • Track Length: .4 Miles
  • Track Shape: Oval
  • Track Type: ST
  • First Race: 1956-40 on 08-22-1956
  • Last Race: 1957-33 on 07-24-1957
  • # of NASCAR Cup Races: 2
  • Qualifying Record: Ralph Moody, 58.631 mph on 08-22-1956
  • Race Record: Billy Myers (1956 Mercury) 56.408 mph on 08-22-1956
  • Largest Purse: $4,335 for the 1957-33 on 07-24-1957
  • Most Cautions: 0 at the 1956-40 on 08-22-1956
  • Most Caution Laps: 0 at the 1956-40 on 08-22-1956
  • Least Cautions:
  • Least Caution Laps:
  • Most Lead Changes: 0 at the 1956-40 on 08-22-1956
  • Least Lead Changes: 0 at the 1956-40 on 08-22-1956
  • Most Wins: 1 - Billy Myers
  • Most Poles: 1 - Ralph Moody
  • Most Top Fives: 2 - Buck Baker
  • Most Top Tens: 2 - Buck Baker