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Martinsville Race Center

Statistics, event schedule and race information for the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series First Data 500 at Martinsville Speedway.

First Data 500

Race Recap and Results Race Photos
Starting Lineup Pit Stall Assignments
Final Practice Speeds First Practice Speeds
Qualifying Order Goodyear Tire Notes
Driver Averages Driver Stats
Driver Ratings Laps Led Leaders
Race Winners Pole Winners
Entry List Schedule of Events

Track Length: .526 Mile (500 laps = 263 miles)
Race Length: 500 Laps
First Race: Sept. 25, 1949
Banking in Corners: 12 degrees
Banking on Straights: 0 degrees
Frontstretch: 800 feet
Backstretch: 800 feet

Qualifying: Joey Logano, Ford, 100.201 mph (18.898 sec.); March 28, 2014
Race: Jeff Gordon, Chevrolet, 82.223 mph (3:11:55); Sept. 22, 1996

Stage Lengths: Stage 1 ends at Lap 130; Stage 2 ends at Lap 260; Final stage ends at Lap 500


Starting Positions of Race Winners

Starting Pos. Races Won
1 21
2 15
3 16
4 14
5 7
6 8
7 8
8 2
9 6
10 5
11 2
12 2
13 2
14 7
15 4
16 1
17 4
18 1
19 2
20 3
21 2
22 1
23 2
24 1
36 1

Races won from Pole (21 of 141)

Driver Year
Lee Petty 1954
Buddy Baker 1956
Fred Lorenzen 1964 (twice)
Jim Paschal 1966
Bobby Isaac 1971
David Pearson 1973
Cale Yarborough 1974
Darrell Waltrip 1980, 1981
Geoffrey Bodine 1990
Ernie Irvan 1993
Rusty Wallace 1994
Bobby Hamilton 1998
Tony Stewart 2000
Jeff Gordon 2003 (twice)
Jimmie Johnson 2008, 2012, 2013
Denny Hamlin 2010

Previous 2019 Race Centers

Daytona Atlanta
Las Vegas Phoenix
Auto Club Martinsville
Texas Bristol
Richmond Talladega
Dover Kansas
All-Star Charlotte
Pocono Michigan
Sonoma Chicagoland
Daytona Kentucky
New Hampshire Pocono
Watkins Glen Michigan
Bristol Darlington
Indianapolis Las Vegas
Richmond Charlotte
Dover Talladega
Kansas

Monster Energy Cup Series Season Info

2019 Schedule 2019 Standings
2020 Schedule 2019 Driver Ratings
2019 Stage Points 2019 Paint Schemes
2020 Start Times 2020 Silly Season Updates