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Watkins Glen Race Center

Statistics, event schedule and race information for the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Go Bowling at The Glen.

Go Bowling at The Glen

Race Recap and Results Starting Lineup
Pit Stall Assignments Final Practice Speeds
First Practice Speeds Paint Schemes
Fantasy Racing Preview Goodyear Tire Notes
Driver Averages Driver Stats
Driver Ratings Laps Led Leaders
Past Race Winners Past Pole Winners
Entry List Schedule of Events

Watkins GlenTrack Length: 2.45 Miles
Race Length: 90 laps = 220.5 miles

Qualifying Record: Marcos Ambrose, Ford, 129.491 mph (68.113 sec.); Aug. 9, 2014
Race Record: Martin Truex Jr., Toyota, 104.132 mph (02:07:03); Aug. 6, 2017

Stage Lengths: Stage 1 ends at Lap 20; Stage 2 ends at Lap 40; Final stage ends at Lap 90


Starting Positions of Watkins Glen Race Winners
Monster NASCAR Energy Cup Series

Starting Pos. Races Won
1 9
2 2
3 8
4 1
5 3
6 3
7 1
11 1
12 1
13 4
14 1
16 1
18 1

Watkins Glen Races won from Pole (9 of 36)
Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series

Driver  Year
Buddy Baker 1957
Billy Wade 1964
Tim Richmond 1986
Mark Martin 1993, 1994, 1995
Jeff Gordon 1998
Tony Stewart 2005
Kyle Busch 2008

Previous 2019 Race Centers

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Dover Kansas
All-Star Charlotte
Pocono Michigan
Sonoma Chicagoland
Daytona Kentucky
New Hampshire Pocono

Monster Energy Cup Series Season Info

2019 Schedule 2019 Standings
2020 Schedule 2019 Driver Ratings
2019 Stage Points 2019 Paint Schemes