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Racing 2004

2004 track directory

U.S. tracks with Nextel Cup, Busch, Craftsman Trucks, Indy Racing League, or Formula One dates (Champ Cars had not released their schedule by press time).

By Times Staff
Published February 13, 2004

ATLANTA MOTOR SPEEDWAY

WHERE: Hampton, Ga.

DESCRIPTION: Quad-oval, 1.54 miles, 24-degree banking in turns.

KEY EVENTS: Trucks (March 13); Nextel Cup (March 14, Oct. 31); Busch (Oct. 30).

CALL FOR TICKETS: 770 946-4211. WEB SITE: www.atlantamotorspeedway.com

BRISTOL MOTOR SPEEDWAY

WHERE: Bristol, Tenn.

DESCRIPTION: Oval, .533 miles, 36-degree banking in turns.

KEY EVENTS: Busch (March 27, Aug. 27); Nextel Cup (March 28, Aug. 28); Trucks (Aug. 25).

CALL FOR TICKETS: 423 764-1161. WEB SITE: www.bristolmotorspeedway.com

CALIFORNIA SPEEDWAY

WHERE: Fontana, Calif.

DESCRIPTION: D-shaped oval, 2 miles, 14-degree banking in turns.

KEY EVENTS: Busch (May 1, Sept. 4); Nextel Cup (May 2, Sept. 5); Trucks (Oct. 2); IRL (Oct. 3).

CALL FOR TICKETS: 1-800-944-7223. WEB SITE: www.californiaspeedway.com

CHICAGOLAND SPEEDWAY

WHERE: Joliet, Ill.

DESCRIPTION: Tri-oval, 1.5 miles, 18-degree banking in turns.

KEY EVENTS: Busch (July 10); Nextel Cup (July 11); IRL (Sept. 12).

CALL FOR TICKETS: 815 727-7223. WEB SITE: www.chicagolandspeedway.com

DARLINGTON RACEWAY

WHERE: Darlington, S.C.

DESCRIPTION: Egg-shaped oval, 1.366 miles, 25-degree banking Turns 1-2, 23 degree Turns 3-4.

KEY EVENTS: Busch (March 20, Nov. 13); Nextel Cup (March 21, Nov. 14); Trucks (Nov. 12).

CALL FOR TICKETS: 843 395-8499. WEB SITE: www.darlingtonraceway.com

DAYTONA INTERNATIONAL SPEEDWAY

WHERE: Daytona Beach.

DESCRIPTION: Tri-oval, 2.5 miles, 31-degree banking in turns.

KEY EVENTS: Trucks (today); Busch (Saturday and July 2); Nextel Cup (Sunday and July 3).

CALL FOR TICKETS: (386) 253-7223.

WEB SITE: www.daytonaintlspeedway.com

DOVER DOWNS INTERNATIONAL SPEEDWAY

WHERE: Dover, Del.

DESCRIPTION: Oval, 1 mile, 24-degree banking in turns.

KEY EVENTS: Trucks (June 4); Busch (June 5, Sept. 25); Nextel Cup (June 6, Sept. 26).

CALL FOR TICKETS: 1-800-441-7223.

WEB SITE: www.doverspeedway.com

GATEWAY INTERNATIONAL RACEWAY

WHERE: Madison, Ill.

DESCRIPTION: Egg-shaped oval, 1.27 miles, 11-degree banking Turns 1-2, 9-degree Turns 3-4.

KEY EVENTS: Busch (May 8); Trucks (July 17).

CALL FOR TICKETS: 1-866-357-7333.

WEB SITE: www.gatewayraceway.com

HOMESTEAD-MIAMI SPEEDWAY

WHERE: Homestead.

DESCRIPTION: Oval, 1.5 miles, 20-degree variable banking in turns.

KEY EVENTS: IRL (Feb. 29); Trucks (Nov. 19); Busch (Nov. 20); Nextel Cup (Nov. 21).

CALL FOR TICKETS: (305) 230-7223.

WEB SITE: www.homesteadmiamispeedway.com

INDIANAPOLIS MOTOR SPEEDWAY

WHERE: Indianapolis.

DESCRIPTION: Oval, 2.5 miles, 9-degree banking in turns.

KEY EVENTS: IRL (May 30); F1 (June 20); Nextel Cup (Aug. 8).

CALL FOR TICKETS: (317) 481-8500.

WEB SITE: www.brickyard.com

INDIANAPOLIS RACEWAY PARK

WHERE: Indianapolis.

DESCRIPTION: Oval, .686-mile, 8-degree banking in turns.

KEY EVENTS: Trucks (Aug. 6); Busch (Aug. 7).

CALL FOR TICKETS: (317) 291-4090.

WEB SITE: www.irponline.com

INFINEON RACEWAY

WHERE: Sonoma, Calif.

DESCRIPTION: Permanent road course, 1.949 miles, 11 turns.

KEY EVENT: Nextel Cup (June 27).

CALL FOR TICKETS: 1-800-870-7223.

WEB SITE: www.infineonraceway.com

KANSAS SPEEDWAY

WHERE: Kansas City, Kan.

DESCRIPTION: Tri-oval, 1.5 miles, 15-degree banking in turns.

KEY EVENTS: Trucks (July 3); IRL (July 4); Busch (Oct. 9); Nextel Cup (Oct. 10).

CALL FOR TICKETS: (913) 328-7223.

WEB SITE: www.kansasspeedway.com

KENTUCKY MOTOR SPEEDWAY

WHERE: Sparta, Ky.

DESCRIPTION: Tri-oval, 1.5 mile, 14-degree banking in turns.

KEY EVENTS: Busch (June 19); Trucks (July 10); IRL (Aug. 15).

CALL FOR TICKETS: 1-888-652-7223.

WEB SITE: www.kentuckyspeedway.com

LAS VEGAS MOTOR SPEEDWAY

WHERE: Las Vegas, Nev.

DESCRIPTION: Tri-oval, 1.5 miles, 12-degree banking in turns.

KEY EVENTS: Busch (March 6); Nextel Cup (March 7); Trucks (Sept. 25).

CALL FOR TICKETS: 1-800-644-4444. WEB SITE: www.lvms.com

LOWE'S MOTOR SPEEDWAY

WHERE: Concord, N.C.

DESCRIPTION: Quad-oval, 1.5 miles, 24-degree banking in turns.

KEY EVENTS: Trucks (May 21); Nextel Cup (May 22 (exhibition), May 30, Oct. 16); Busch (May 29, Oct. 15).

CALL FOR TICKETS: 1-800-455-3267.

WEB SITE: www.lowesmotorspeedway.com

MANSFIELD MOTORSPORTS SPEEDWAY

WHERE: Mansfield, Ohio.

DESCRIPTION: Oval, 0.5-miles, 16-degree banking in turns.

KEY EVENT: Trucks (May 16).

CALL FOR TICKETS: 419 524-0183 WEB SITE: www.mansfield-speedway.com

MARTINSVILLE SPEEDWAY

WHERE: Martinsville, Va.

DESCRIPTION: Oval, 0.526 miles, 12-degree banking in turns.

KEY EVENTS: Trucks (April 17, Oct. 23); Nextel Cup (April 18, Oct. 24).

CALL FOR TICKETS: 1-877-722-3849.

WEB SITE: www.martinsvillespeedway.com

MEMPHIS MOTORSPORTS PARK

WHERE: Memphis, Tenn.

DESCRIPTION: Tri-oval, 0.75 miles, 11-degree banking in turns.

KEY EVENT: Trucks (June 19); Busch (Oct. 23).

CALL FOR TICKETS: 1-866-407-7333.

WEB SITE: www.memphismotorsports.com

MICHIGAN INTERNATIONAL SPEEDWAY

WHERE: Brooklyn.

DESCRIPTION: D-shaped oval, 2 miles, 18-degree banking in turns.

KEY EVENTS: Nextel Cup (June 20, Aug. 22); Trucks (July 31); IRL (Aug. 1); Busch (Aug. 21).

CALL FOR TICKETS: 1-800-354-1010. WEB SITE: www.mispeedway.com

MILWAUKEE MILE

WHERE: West Allis, Wis.

DESCRIPTION: Oval, 1.032 miles, 9-degree banking in turns.

KEY EVENTS: Trucks (June 25); Busch (June 26); IRL (July 25).

CALL FOR TICKETS: (414) 453-8277.

WEB SITE: www.milmile.com

NASHVILLE SUPERSPEEDWAY

WHERE: Nashville.

DESCRIPTION: Oval, 1.33 miles, 14-degree banking in turns.

KEY EVENT: Busch (April 10, June 12); IRL (July 17); Trucks (Aug. 14).

CALL FOR TICKETS: 1-866-722-3849.

WEB SITE: www.nashvillesuperspeedway.com

NAZARETH SPEEDWAY

WHERE: Nazareth, Pa.

DESCRIPTION: Tri-oval, .946 miles, 1-degree banking Turn 1, 4-degree Turn 2, 6-degree Turns 3-4.

KEY EVENTS: Busch (May 23); IRL (Aug. 29).

CALL FOR TICKETS: 1-888-629-7223.

WEB SITE: www.nazarethspeedway.com

NEW HAMPSHIRE INTERNATIONAL SPEEDWAY

WHERE: Loudon, N.H.

DESCRIPTION: Oval, 1.058 miles, 12-degree banking in turns.

KEY EVENTS: Busch (July 24); Nextel Cup (July 25, Sept. 19); Trucks (Sept. 18).

CALL FOR TICKETS: (603) 783-4931.

WEB SITE: www.nhis.com

NORTH CAROLINA SPEEDWAY

WHERE: Rockingham, N.C.

DESCRIPTION: Tri-oval, 1.017 miles, 22-degree banking Turns 1-2, 25-degree Turns 3-4.

KEY EVENTS: Busch (Feb. 21); Nextel Cup (Feb. 22)

CALL FOR TICKETS: (910) 582-2861.

WEB SITE: www.northcarolinaspeedway.com

PHOENIX INTERNATIONAL RACEWAY

WHERE: Phoenix.

DESCRIPTION: Oval, 1 mile, 11-degree banking Turns 1-2, 9-degree Turns 3-4).

KEY EVENTS: IRL (March 21); Trucks (Nov. 5); Busch (Nov. 6); Nextel Cup (Nov. 7).

CALL FOR TICKETS: 602 252-2227. WEB SITE: www.phoenixintlraceway.com

PIKES PEAK INTERNATIONAL RACEWAY

WHERE: Fountain, Colo.

DESCRIPTION: Oval, 1 mile, 10-degree banking in turns.

KEY EVENTS: Busch (July 31); IRL (Aug. 22).

CALL FOR TICKETS: 1-888-306-7223.

WEB SITE: www.ppir.com

POCONO INTERNATIONAL RACEWAY

WHERE: Long Pond, Pa.

DESCRIPTION: Triangle oval, 2.5 miles, 14-degree banking Turn 1, 8-degree Turn 2, 6-degree Turn 3.

KEY EVENTS: Nextel Cup (June 13, Aug. 1)

CALL FOR TICKETS: 1-800-722-3929.

WEB SITE: www.poconoraceway.com

RICHMOND INTERNATIONAL RACEWAY

WHERE: Richmond, Va.

DESCRIPTION: Oval, 0.75 miles, 14-degree banking in turns.

KEY EVENTS: Busch (May 14, Sept. 10); Nextel Cup (May 15, Sept. 11); IRL (June 26); Trucks (Sept. 9).

CALL FOR TICKETS: 1-866-455-7223. WEB SITE: www.rir.com

TALLADEGA SUPERSPEEDWAY

WHERE: Talladega, Ala.

DESCRIPTION: Tri-oval, 2.66 miles, 33-degree banking in turns.

KEY EVENTS: Busch (April 24); Nextel Cup (April 25, Oct. 3).

CALL FOR TICKETS: (256) 362-7223.

WEB SITE: www.talladegasuperspeedway.com

TEXAS MOTOR SPEEDWAY

WHERE: Fort Worth.

DESCRIPTION: Quad-oval, 1.5 miles, 24-degree banking in turns.

KEY EVENTS: Busch (April 3); Nextel Cup (April 4); Trucks (June 11, Oct. 16); IRL (June 12, Oct. 17).

CALL FOR TICKETS: (817) 215-8500.

WEB SITE: www.texasmotorspeedway.com

WATKINS GLEN INTERNATIONAL

WHERE: Watkins Glen, N.Y.

DESCRIPTION: Permanent road course, 2.45 miles, 11 turns.

KEY EVENT: Nextel Cup (Aug. 15).

CALL FOR TICKETS: (607) 535-2481.

WEB SITE: www.theglen.com

[Last modified February 12, 2004, 11:56:18]


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