NEW ASHEVILLE SPEEDWAY

ASHEVILLE, NC

New Asheville 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 New Asheville Speedway was in 1962 and the last Cup Series race was in 1971.

Rank Driver Total Poles
1 Richard Petty 5
2 David Pearson 1
2 Junior Johnson 1
2 Rex White 1
Rank Driver Total Wins
1 Ned Jarrett 2
1 Richard Petty 2
3 Junior Johnson 1
3 David Pearson 1
3 Jack Smith 1
3 Jim Paschal 1
Date Race Name Winner Start Make Cautions/Laps Lead Changes
05-21-71 Asheville 300 Richard Petty 1 Plymouth 0/0 4
05-31-68 Asheville 300 Richard Petty 1 Plymouth 0/0 0
06-02-67 Asheville 300 Jim Paschal 5 Plymouth 0/0 5
06-02-66 Asheville 300 David Pearson 2 Dodge 0/0 1
05-29-65 1965-21 Junior Johnson 1 Ford 0/0 0
05-31-64 1964-27 Ned Jarrett 2 Ford 0/0 0
07-14-63 1963-34 Ned Jarrett 5 Ford 0/0 5
07-13-62 1962-31 Jack Smith 3 Pontiac 0/0 2