Las Vegas Motor Speedway

Tuesday September 02, 2014
  • Joe Gibbs Racing has lightning-quick pits stops in Atlanta
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  • Photos: Racing under the lights at Atlanta Motor Speedway
  • Check out some of the best images from Sunday's NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at Atlanta Motor Speedway.

  • Column: Stewart's Chase status doesn't matter
  • CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) Tony Stewart has one final shot to make the Chase, and it's not a very good one: He must win Saturday night at Richmond, where he last visited Victory Lane in 2002.

  • Kyle Busch's sorry stretch of races continues at Atlanta
  • The past few weeks have been miserable for Joe Gibbs Racing's Kyle Busch, and while he was able to finish 16th Sunday night at Atlanta Motor Speedway, the frustration and disappointment was still very evident. 

  • NASCAR Power Rankings: Hendrick Motorsports shines again
  • Kasey Kahne scored a much-needed win Sunday night at Atlanta Motor Speedway, but which of his Hendrick Motorsports teammates tops this week's NASCAR Power Rankings? 

  • Stewart back on the track, but big issues remain
  • HAMPTON, Ga. (AP) His racing suit unzipped down to his waist, Tony Stewart walked glumly out of Atlanta Motor Speedway with two issues still hanging over him.

  • Whoa, daddy! Danica flirts with victory, turns in career-best finish
  • Whoa, daddy! Danica flirts with victory, turns in career-best finish

  • Kahne holds off Kenseth to win Atlanta shootout
  • HAMPTON, Ga. (AP) Kasey Kahne's ''downer'' year received an important boost when he overcame his struggles with restarts with a big power move when he needed it the most.

  • NASCAR star finally in Chase
  • NASCAR star finally in Chase

  • Game-changer: Kahne races way into Chase with dramatic Atlanta win
  • Kasey Kahne made a late-race pass on the final restart to win Sunday night's Oral-B 500 at Atlanta Motor Speedway and lock himself into the Chase for the Sprint Cup.

    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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