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Southern New Mexico Speedway

0.313 mi./0.504 km. Dirt Oval located in Las Cruces, NM
Opened: 1967 | Track In Operation


Previous Names: The Speedway of Southern New Mexico; Mesilla Valley Speedway; Las Cruces Speedway; Sertoma Raceway; The Speedway; Chaparral Raceway


Website: http://snmspeedway.com/

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The following table contains a list of all known touring series or major events held at this speedway. Think we're missing one or have the results to it? Contact us!

Date Sanction Winner Laps
22 October 1996 World of Outlaws Skoal Outlaw Series Andy Hillenburg (OK) 30
23 February 1997 American Sprint Car Series Chris Ikard
21 October 1997 Pennzoil World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series Dave Blaney
9 March 1999 Pennzoil World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series Steve Kinser
12 July 2003 Southwest Dirt Racing Association Lonnie Parker, Jr.
16 October 2004 All Star Circuit of Champions Greg Wilson (OH)
10 March 2006 National Sprint Tour Tim Kaeding 30
12 November 2010 Lucas Oil ASCS National Series presented by K&N Filters
ASCS Southwest Region
Jack Dover
13 November 2010 Lucas Oil ASCS National Series presented by K&N Filters
ASCS Southwest Region
Steve Kinser
17 September 2011 Colorado Late Model Association DIRTcar Series Bumper Jones
11 November 2011 Lucas Oil ASCS National Series presented by K&N Filters
Sunoco Fuels ASCS Southwest Region
Johnny Herrera 25
12 November 2011 Lucas Oil ASCS National Series presented by K&N Filters
Sunoco Fuels ASCS Southwest Region
Matt Covington 25
16 March 2012 ASCS 305s Region Johnny Herrera
17 March 2012 ASCS 305s Region John Carney, II
21 July 2012 ASCS 305s Region Kyle Sager
18 August 2012 Colorado Late Model Association DIRTcar Series Scott Lewis
15 September 2012 ASCS 305s Region Kyle McCutcheon
10 November 2012 Lucas Oil ASCS Sprint Car Dirt Series presented by MAVTV American Real
ASCS Southwest Region
Travis Rilat
15 June 2013 Southwest Dirt Racing Association Bumper Jones
15 June 2013 Championship Dirt Motorsports Super Late Model Series Bumper Jones
3 August 2013 Championship Dirt Motorsports Super Late Model Series Bumper Jones
2 November 2013 Lucas Oil ASCS Sprint Car Dirt Series presented by MAVTV American Real
Parker Hose Advantage Store ASCS Southwest Region
David Gravel
27 February 2014 USMTS Mesilla Valley Transportation Gulf Coast Border Regional Series Fito Gallardo 35
28 February 2014 USMTS Mesilla Valley Transportation Gulf Coast Border Regional Series Johnny Scott 40
1 March 2014 USMTS Mesilla Valley Transportation Gulf Coast Border Regional Series Stormy Scott 50
7 June 2014 Total Seal CDM Super Late Model Series Ricky Thornton, Jr.
8 November 2014 ASCS Southwest Region Aaron Reutzel
6 March 2015 USMTS Mesilla Valley Transportation Gulf Coast Border Regional Series Rodney Sanders 30
7 March 2015 USMTS Mesilla Valley Transportation Gulf Coast Border Regional Series Philip Houston 40
8 March 2015 USMTS Mesilla Valley Transportation Gulf Coast Border Regional Series Ryan Gustin 50
27 June 2015 ASCS Southwest Region Jesse Baker (NM)
11 July 2015 USAC Southwest Sprint Car Series
New Mexico Motor Racing Association
Mike Martin (AZ) 30
1 April 2016 Carlyle Tools ASCS Southwest Region John Carney, II 25
2 April 2016 Carlyle Tools ASCS Southwest Region John Carney, II 25
4 June 2016 USAC Southwest Sprint Car Series
New Mexico Motor Racing Association
Stevie Sussex 30
30 July 2016 Carlyle Tools ASCS Southwest Region Lorne Wofford
3 September 2016 USAC Southwest Sprint Car Series
New Mexico Motor Racing Association
R.J. Johnson (AZ) 30
31 March 2017 Carlyle Tools ASCS Southwest Region Johnny Herrera 25
1 April 2017 Carlyle Tools ASCS Southwest Region Johnny Herrera 25
29 April 2017 Lucas Oil POWRi 305 New Mexico Sprints Lorne Wofford 25
13 May 2017 Lucas Oil POWRi 305 New Mexico Sprints Wes Wofford

A table of all seasons in which 51's Third Turn has point standings for this track. Click on each individual season to view all divisions and point standings. If we don't have points to a particular season and you do, please Contact us!


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