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Atlanta Motor Speedway

Monday May 30, 2016
  • Monaco podium earns Perez Driver of the Day award
  • Sergio Perez said the team got the strategy calls right and he was able to overcome strong pressure from Sebastian Vettel to claim third.

  • Records trumped by raw emotion in Martin Truex Jr. Coke 600 win
  • Sure, Martin Truex Jr.'s record-setting performance in Sunday's Coca-Cola 600 at Charlotte Motor Speedway was impressive. But it means little compared to the "icing on the cake" it represents, says his long-time girlfriend.

  • Watch live: NASCAR Coca-Cola 600 on FOX
  • Watch live: NASCAR Coca-Cola 600 on FOX

  • Kevin Harvick fights back from mediocre night for second-place finish
  • Kevin Harvick admitted he wasn't that good for the better part of 600 miles on Sunday night at Charlotte Motor Speedway, but he showed up at the front when counted the most.

  • Kevin Harvick Finishes Runner-Up at Charlotte
  • Kevin Harvick works his way up to second before the end of the Coca-Cola 600, but can't quite catch the dominant car of Martin Truex Jr.

  • Jimmie Johnson Finishes 3rd at Charlotte
  • Jimmie Johnson leads five laps in the Coca-Cola 600, unbelievably the 2nd most to Martin Truex Jr.'s 392.

  • CUP: Martin Truex Jr. Dominates - Charlotte 2016
  • NASCAR: Martin Truex Jr. leads the most laps in the history of Coca-Cola 600 for his first win of the 2016 NASCAR Sprint Cup season.

  • Full Coca-Cola 600 results from Charlotte Motor Speedway
  • See the complete results from Sunday night's Coca-Cola 600 for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series at Charlotte Motor Speedway.

  • Martin Truex Jr. makes history while dominating Coca-Cola 600
  • Martin Truex Jr. leads more laps and miles than any other NASCAR Sprint Cup Series driver in history, dominating NASCAR's longest race like never before for his first victory of the season.

  • How Martin Truex Jr. scored historic win in NASCAR's longest race
  • The breakdown of Martin Truex Jr.'s dominating victory in the Coca-Cola 600 at Charlotte Motor Speedway is not all that complicated. Truex and his team simply were the best in every way and made no mistakes.

    Atlanta Motor Speedway


    Atlanta Motor Speedway Atlanta Motor Speedway, is not only one of the driver's favorite tracks on the circuit it is one of the most fan-friendly tracks as well. Atlanta Motor Speedway was constructed in 1960 on 870 acres in Hampton, GA. about 25 miles south of Alanta. At the end of the 1996 NASCAR season the Atlanta Motor Speedway underwent a track reconfiguration turning the track from a intermediate oval into a quad oval. The speedway was flipped the frontstretch was turned into the backstretch and the new frontstretch was turned into the quad-oval shape that it is today.

    Track Info

    Track Address: 1500 Highway 19 & 41 S.
    Hampton, GA. 30228
    (770) 946-4211
    Offical Web Site: AtlantaMotorSpeedway.com
    Track Shape: Quad-Oval
    Track Length: 1.54 miles
    Front Stretch Length: 2,332 feet
    Back Stretch Length: 1,800 feet
    Banking: 24° Turns
    5° Frontstretch
    5° Backstretch
    Seating Capacity: 124,000
    First Winner: Fireball Roberts (1960)
    Most Wins: Dale Earnhardt (9)
    Lap Record: Geoffrey Bodine; 197.47 mph (28.074 sec)

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