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BOWMAN GRAY TRACK FACTS


February 25, 2015 - 11:40am

 

Bowman Gray Stadium is a legendary quarter-mile flat asphalt track in Winston-Salem, North Carolina. Co-founded in 1949 by Bill France, Sr., Bowman Gray Stadium is NASCAR’s first and longest running weekly race track.

• Nicknamed “the Madhouse,” Bowman Gray Stadium is known for an aggressive style of racing harkening back to the old days of NASCAR.
• The historic quarter-mile was the subject of the History Channel’s “Madhouse” TV Show.
• Richard Petty won his 100th race at the Madhouse.
• Richard Childress fell in love with racing while selling peanuts in the stands of Bowman Gray Stadium.
• An icon in the NASCAR world, Bowman Gray Stadium boasts weekly attendance in the thousands.

BOWMAN GRAY STADIUM MODIFIED DIVISION TRACK CHAMPIONS

YEAR CHAMPION YEAR CHAMPION YEAR CHAMPION YEAR CHAMPION
1949 Tim Flock 1958 Pee Wee Jones 1967 Pee Wee Jones 1976 Ralph Brinkley
1950 Jimmy Lewallen 1959 Pee Wee Jones 1968 Perk Brown 1977 Paul Radford
1951 Billy Myers 1960 Pee Wee Jones 1969 Perk Brown 1978 Paul Radford
1952 Bobby Myers 1961 Glen Wood 1970 Don Miller 1979 Don Smith
1953 Billy Myers 1962 Perk Brown 1971 Max Berrier 1980 Ralph Brinkley
1954 Glen Wood 1963 Billy Hensley 1972 Max Berrier 1981 Ralph Brinkley
1955 Billy Myers 1964 Ken Rush 1973 Ralph Brinkley 1982 Ralph Brinkley
1956 Pee Wee Jones 1965 Carl Burris 1974 Ralph Brinkley 1983 Satch Worley
1957 Pee Wee Jones 1966 Ken Rush 1975 Billy Hensley 1984 Johnny Johnson
YEAR CHAMPION YEAR CHAMPION YEAR CHAMPION YEAR CHAMPION
1985 Satch Worley 1994 Robert Jeffreys 2003 Junior Miller 2012 Tim Brown
1986 Ralph Brinkley 1995 Robert Jeffreys 2004 Tim Brown 2013 Burt Myers
1987 Ralph Brinkley 1996 Tim Brown 2005 Tim Brown 2014 Danny Bohn
1988 Philip Smith 1997 Tim Brown 2006 Junior Miller 2015 Tim Brown
1989 Philip Smith 1998 Tim Brown 2007 Burt Myers 2016 Burt Myers
1990 Junior Miller 1999 Burt Myers 2008 Tim Brown    
1991 Don Smith 2000 Junior Miller 2009 Tim Brown    
1992 Junior Miller 2001 Burt Myers 2010 Burt Myers    
1993 Junior Miller 2002 Tim Brown 2011 Burt Myers    

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Track Facts

www.bowmangrayracing.com

SERIES
NASCAR Whelen All-American Series

DIVISIONS

Brad’s Golf Cars Modified Series
Sportsman Series
Q104.1 New Country Street Stock Series
Stadium Stock Series 

TRACK SOCIAL MEDIA



SHAPE: Flat oval
SURFACE: Asphalt
LENGTH: .25 Mile

TRACK ADDRESS
1250 South Martin Luther King Jr Drive
Winston-Salem, NC, 27107
(336) 679-8118

MAILING ADDRESS
4620 Highway 601
Yadkinville, NC, 27055


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