STARKEY SPEEDWAY

ROANOKE, VA

Starkey Speedway is a .25 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 Starkey Speedway was in 1958 and the last Cup Series race was in 1964.

Rank Driver Total Poles
1 Rex White 1
1 Jack Smith 1
1 Glen Wood 1
1 Jim Reed 1
Rank Driver Total Wins
1 Junior Johnson 2
2 Richard Petty 1
2 Jim Reed 1
Date Race Name Winner Start Make Cautions/Laps Lead Changes
08-23-64 1964-50 Junior Johnson 3 Ford 0/0 1
08-15-62 1962-41 Richard Petty 2 Plymouth 0/0 0
06-24-61 1961-31 Junior Johnson 2 Pontiac 0/0 0
05-15-58 1958-17 Jim Reed 1 Ford 0/0 0
  • Track Length: .25 Miles
  • Track Shape: Oval
  • Track Type: ST
  • First Race: 1958-17 on 05-15-1958
  • Last Race: 1964-50 on 08-23-1964
  • # of NASCAR Cup Races: 4
  • Qualifying Record: Glen Wood, 55.970 mph on 08-23-1964
  • Race Record: Richard Petty (1962 Plymouth) 51.165 mph on 08-15-1962
  • Largest Purse: $4,740 for the 1964-50 on 08-23-1964
  • Most Cautions: 0 at the 1958-17 on 05-15-1958
  • Most Caution Laps: 0 at the 1958-17 on 05-15-1958
  • Least Cautions:
  • Least Caution Laps:
  • Most Lead Changes: 1 at the 1964-50 on 08-23-1964
  • Least Lead Changes: 0 at the 1958-17 on 05-15-1958
  • Most Wins: 2 - Junior Johnson
  • Most Poles: 1 - Rex White
  • Most Top Fives: 2 - Junior Johnson
  • Most Top Tens: 2 - Junior Johnson