Homestead Miami Speedway

Sunday February 07, 2016
  • Busch Clash gives way to Bud Shootout, 1990-99
  • Before the Sprint Unlimited, there was the Busch Clash. Then there was the Bud Shootout. Take a look back at the winners of NASCAR's season-opening exhibition races, 1990-99.

  • Jimmie Johnson to run 'Red Vest' paint scheme at the Brickyard
  • Jimmie Johnson and the No. 48 Hendrick Motorsports team are reviving the paint scheme they introduced at the Bank of America 500 last fall. It honors all the workers for the team's primary sponsor.

  • 14 days before Daytona 500, history of No. 14 car revisited
  • With only 14 days left before the running of the 2016 Daytona 500 (to be televised live by FOX Sports), there has never been a better time to look back on the storied history of the No. 14 car in NASCAR.

  • Simply super: Joe Gibbs has stacked up titles in two sports
  • Super Bowl Sunday reminds us of how special the career accomplishments of Coach Joe Gibbs have been -- in two sports, not just one.

  • Football flashback: That time Kyle Busch surprised Samantha Busch
  • Remembering the time when Kyle Busch was watching football with his lovely wife and surprised her with very impressive and unique gift.

  • Psyched for Super Bowl, NASCAR mostly pulling for Panthers
  • From one Hall of Fame to another, and many points in between, the NASCAR community continues to show that it is psyched for the Super Bowl -- and mostly pulling for the Carolina Panthers.

  • Where NASCAR and the NFL have intersected through the years
  • With Super Bowl 50 between the Carolina Panthers and the Denver Broncos upon us, it's the perfect time to take a look back at where NASCAR and the NFL have intersected through the years.

  • With Stewart out, Stenhouse Jr. is in Sprint Unlimited
  • Now that the injured Tony Stewart has been declared out for the Sprint Unlimited at Daytona International Speedway, the field is going to have a slightly different look.

  • NASCAR Stars in Phoenix for Monster Energy Supercross
  • Ricky Stenhouse Jr, Danica Patrick, and Kyle Larson stopped by Glendale to check out the racing at Monster Energy Supercross.

  • Denny Hamlin dishes on parenting joys, possible post-career plans
  • Denny Hamlin says he has discovered being a dad is loads of fun, and what he tentatively plans to do when he eventually hangs up his driving helmet.

    Homestead Miami Speedway

    Homestead Miami Speedway Homestead Miami Speedway was actually stared as an idea to help Dade county recover after Hurricane Andrew in 1992. Track construction began exactly one year after the storm. This track has had a few facelifts since it was originally constructed and now host's NASCARS top three series final events for the season. Homestead was first laid out like the Indianapolis Motor speedway with four distinct flat corners and two short chutes at each end of the track. In 1996 the track changed the corner configuration to a continuous turn oval and in 2003 changed the banking from a flat oval to steep variable banking oval.

    Track Info

    Track Address: 1 Speedway Blvd.
    Homestead, FL. 33035
    (305) 230-5000
    Offical Web Site:
    Track Shape: Oval
    Track Length: 1.5 miles
    Front Stretch Length: 1,760 feet
    Back Stretch Length: 1,760 feet
    Banking: 18 - 20° Turns
    4° Frontstretch
    4° Backstretch
    Seating Capacity: 65,000
    First Winner: Tony Stewart (1999)
    Most Wins: Greg Biffle (3)
    Lap Record: Jamie McMurray 181.11 mph (29.816 sec)

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