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Charlotte Race Center

Statistics, event schedule and race information for the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Coca-Cola 600 at Charlotte Motor Speedway.

Coca-Cola 600

Race Story and Results Race Photos
Final Practice Speeds Pit Stall Assignments
Starting Lineup Qualifying Results
First Practice Speeds Fantasy Racing Preview
Driver Averages Driver Stats
Driver Ratings Laps Led Leaders
Past Race Winners Past Pole Winners
Entry List Schedule of Events

Charlotte Motor SpeedwayTrack Length: 1.5 Miles
Race Length: 600 Miles (400 laps)
First Race: June 19, 1960 – World 600
Banking in Corners: 24 degrees
Banking on Straights: 5 degrees
Frontstretch: 1,980 feet
Backstretch: 1,500 feet

Qualifying Record: Kurt Busch, Chevrolet, 198.771 mph (198.771 sec.); Oct. 9, 2014
Race Record: 600 Miles – Martin Truex Jr., Chevrolet, 160.655 mph (3:44:05); May 29, 2016; 500 Miles – Jeff Gordon, Chevrolet, 160.306 mph (3:07:31); Oct. 11, 1999

Stage Lengths: Stage 1 ends at Lap 100; Stage 2 ends at Lap 200; Stage 3 ends at Lap 300; Final stage ends at Lap 400


Starting Positions of Charlotte Race Winners

Starting Pos. Races Won
1 16
2 17
3 15
4 10
5 8
6 5
7 8
8 2
9 5
10 2
11 1
12 2
13 3
14 1
15 3
16 3
17 3
18 2
20 2
21 2
22 3
23 1
25 1
27 1
28 1
37 1

Charlotte Races won from Pole (16 of 118)

Driver  Year
Fred Lorenzen 1965 (twice)
Charlie Glotzbach 1968
Buddy Baker 1973
David Pearson 1974 (twice), 1976
Darrell Waltrip 1981
Harry Gant 1982
Jeff Gordon 1994, 1997, 1998
Jimmie Johnson 2004, 2009, 2014
Martin Truex Jr. 2016

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