Talladega Superspeedway

Track Stats & Links

Construction began on what was then known as the Alabama International Motor Speedway on May 23, 1968
The first NASCAR Sprint Cup race was held on Sept. 14, 1969 – won by Richard Brickhouse
The name changed to Talladega Superspeedway in 1989formerly known as Alabama International Motor Speedway

Track Specs:
Superspeedway: 2.66-mile trioval 48 feet wide (12-foot apron)
Turns: Banking: 33 degrees Length: 3,750 feet Radius: 1,100 feet
Trioval: Banking: 18 degrees
Frontstretch: Chute length: 2,150 feet (from turn to middle of trioval);
Total length: 4,300 feet Banking: Minimal for drainage only
Backstretch: Length: 4,000 feet Banking: Minimal for drainage only
Seats: 78,000 [was 78,000 was 109,000, 143,231} with 30 suites

Pit Stalls:
Length: 30 feet
Width: 17 feet

Track Websites and Social Media:
Talladega Superspeedway
ISC Motorsports
Talladega Superspeedway – Facebook
Talladega Superspeedway – Twitter
Talladega Superspeedway – Google+
Talladega Superspeedway – YouTube
Talladega Superspeedway – Pinterest
Talladega-Texaco Walk of Fame
International Motorsports Hall of Fame(Talladega)
Track Stats – Racing-reference.info