Las Vegas Motor Speedway

Saturday July 30, 2016
  • Matt Kenseth's 'chill' bike ride turns into 103-mile trek
  • Matt Kenseth was invited by Jimmie Johnson to partake in a bike ride in Iowa, but it turned out to be longer than expected.

  • 5 best bets to be next first-time winners of 2016
  • With the Chase for the Sprint Cup rapidly approaching, which Sprint Cup driver has the best chance to become the next first-time winner of 2016?

  • ARCA: Chase Briscoe Wins Fourth Straight - Pocono 2016
  • ARCA: Chase Briscoe is able to gain a big lead on John Wes Townley and takes home the checkered flag for the fourth consecutive ARCA race.

  • Jeff Gordon willing to sub for Earnhardt as long as needed
  • LONG POND, Pa. (AP) Jeff Gordon weaved his way through a mob of fans lined the outside the media center, all screaming for an autograph from a driver they thought would never again wear a firesuit.

  • Martin Truex Jr. wins NASCAR pole at Pocono Raceway
  • LONG POND, Pa. (AP) Martin Truex Jr. turned a lap of 179.244 mph and won the pole Friday at Pocono Raceway.

  • NY judge: Tony Stewart's insurer off the hook in Ward suit
  • UTICA, N.Y. (AP) A federal judge ruled Friday that the insurance carrier for NASCAR driver Tony Stewart does not have to defend or indemnify him in a lawsuit brought by the family of a driver who died after being struck by Stewart's car during a race.

  • Xfinity drivers eye Chase spots with Iowa win
  • NEWTON, Iowa (AP) Erik Jones, Daniel Suarez and Elliott Sadler are guaranteed spots in the NASCAR Xfinity Chase as long as they start each of the next nine races.

  • ARCA: Gus Dean Strikes Crew Members on Pit Road - Pocono 2016
  • Gus Dean strikes two of his own crew members after an apparent brake failure on pit road at Pocono.

  • Sprint Cup Series could use a Richard Childress Racing victory
  • No disrespect to pole-sitter Martin Truex Jr. or any of the Toyotas in the field at Pocono Raceway, but an RCR victory is needed to shake up NASCAR right now.

  • Pocono notebook: Is Gordon just what the doctor ordered?
  • By Reid Spencer, NASCAR Wire Service

    Las Vegas Motor Speedway

    Las Vegas Motor Speedway Las Vegas Motor Speedway
    The "Diamond in the Desert" has been deemed the most remarkable race complex in the world. Sports Illustrated called it the Racing Capitol of the West. Just a few miles north of The Strip, Las Vegas Motor Speedway is one of the most complete racing complexes in the world, including road courses, a 3/8 mile oval, a dirt track and a state-of-the-art drag racing facility. In 2007, the track completed construction on the Neon Garage, which provides unprecedented access to race teams and drivers, unique concession areas, live entertainment and the Winner's Circle.

    Track Info

    Track Address: 7000 Las Vegas Blvd.
    Las Vegas, NV. 89115
    (800) 644-4444
    Offical Web Site:
    Track Shape: D-Shaped Oval
    Track Length: 1.5 miles
    Front Stretch Length: 2,275 feet
    Back Stretch Length: 1,572 feet
    Banking: 20° Turns
    9° Frontstretch
    9° Backstretch
    Seating Capacity: 142,000
    First Winner: Mark Martin (1998)
    Most Wins: Jimmie Johnson (4)
    Lap Record: Matt Kenseth 188.884 mph (28.598 sec)

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