SOLDIER FIELD

CHICAGO, IL

Soldier Field 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 Soldier Field was in 1956 and the last Cup Series race was in 1956.

Rank Driver Total Poles
1 Billy Myers 1
Rank Driver Total Wins
1 Fireball Roberts 1
Date Race Name Winner Start Make Cautions/Laps Lead Changes
07-21-56 1956-33 Fireball Roberts 3 Ford 0/0 0
  • Track Length: .5 Miles
  • Track Shape: Oval
  • Track Type: ST
  • First Race: 1956-33 on 07-21-1956
  • Last Race: 1956-33 on 07-21-1956
  • # of NASCAR Cup Races: 1
  • Qualifying Record: Billy Myers, 0.000 mph on 07-21-1956
  • Race Record: Fireball Roberts (1956 Ford) 61.037 mph on 07-21-1956
  • Largest Purse: $4,585 for the 1956-33 on 07-21-1956
  • Most Cautions: 0 at the 1956-33 on 07-21-1956
  • Most Caution Laps: 0 at the 1956-33 on 07-21-1956
  • Least Cautions:
  • Least Caution Laps:
  • Most Lead Changes: 0 at the 1956-33 on 07-21-1956
  • Least Lead Changes: 0 at the 1956-33 on 07-21-1956
  • Most Wins: 1 - Fireball Roberts
  • Most Poles: 1 - Billy Myers
  • Most Top Fives: 1 - Ralph Moody
  • Most Top Tens: 1 - Buck Baker