Atlanta

Atlanta Motor Speedway aerial 2006.jpg
Location Henry County, Georgia,
at 1500 Tara Place
Hampton, GA, 30228
Capacity 125,000
Owner Speedway Motorsports, Inc.
Operator Speedway Motorsports, Inc.
Broke ground 1958
Opened July 31, 1960
Construction cost $1.8 million
Architect Dr. Warren Gremmel, Bill Boyd, Jack Black, Garland Bagley
Former names Atlanta International Raceway (1960–1990)
Major events NASCAR Sprint Cup Series
AdvoCare 500
NASCAR Nationwide Series
Great Clips 300
NASCAR Camping World Truck Series
E-Z-GO 200
IROC
Quad-oval
Length 1.54 mi (2.48 km)
Banking Turns: 24°
Straights: 5°
Lap record 224.163 mph[1] (Billy Boat, Conseco AJ Foyt Racing, 1998, IRL IndyCar Series)