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Charlotte Motor Speedway

Wednesday, Feb. 04, 2009

Where And About

Ownership: Speedway Motorsports Inc.
Opened: 1959.
One lap: 1.5 miles.
Configuration: Quad-oval.
Banking: 24 degrees in turns, 5 degrees on straights.
Seating capacity: 165,000.

Records

600-mile Cup race: Bobby Labonte, 151.952, 1995.
500-mile Cup race: Jeff Gordon, 160.306 , 1999.

Cup qualifying: Dale Earnhardt Jr., 186.034, 2000.

2008 winners

Coca-Cola 600: Kasey Kahne.
Bank of America 500: Jeff Burton.