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Birmingham International Raceway

.625 mi./1.006 km. Paved Oval located in Birmingham, AL
Opened: 1906 | Closed: 2008


Previous Names: Fairgrounds Raceway; Birmingham Super Speedway; Birmingham Super Raceway; Birmingham International Speedway; Birmingham Motor Speedway; Alabama State Fairgrounds

Previous Configurations: 1mi dirt oval (1906-1931); 0.5mi dirt oval (1932-1957); 0.25mi dirt oval (1958-1960); 0.25mi paved oval (1960-1961)

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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
20 June 1948 NASCAR Modified National Championship Fonty Flock
16 April 1950 National Stock Car Racing Association Jerry Wimbish
1 May 1955 SAFE All Star Circuit of Champions Bill Brown 100
31 July 1955 NASCAR Modified National Championship Jack Smith (GA) 25
18 April 1956 USAC Midwest Sprint Car Series Pat O'Connor
28 October 1956 USAC Stock Car Series Johnny Mantz 200
20 October 1957 USAC Stock Car Series Ralph Moody
22 June 1958 NASCAR Convertible Division Curtis Turner 200
7 September 1958 NASCAR Grand National Fireball Roberts 200
22 March 1959 USAC Midwest Sprint Car Series Don Branson
26 April 1959 USAC National Midget Car Series Bob Wente
15 July 1960 USAC National Midget Car Series Leroy Warriner
16 April 1961 NASCAR Modified National Championship Gene Tapia
23 April 1961 NASCAR Modified National Championship Bill Latham
30 April 1961 NASCAR Modified National Championship Red Farmer
7 May 1961 NASCAR Modified National Championship Bill Latham
14 May 1961 NASCAR Modified National Championship Red Farmer
21 May 1961 NASCAR Modified National Championship Red Farmer
28 May 1961 NASCAR Modified National Championship Red Farmer
4 June 1961 NASCAR Grand National Ned Jarrett 200
18 June 1961 NASCAR Modified National Championship Red Farmer
2 July 1961 NASCAR Modified National Championship Bill Latham 50
5 November 1961 MARC Racing Series Ernie Derr 250
2 September 1962 NASCAR Modified Special National Championship Donnie Allison 200
4 November 1962 NASCAR Grand National Jim Paschal 200
9 June 1963 NASCAR Grand National Richard Petty 200
19 April 1964 NASCAR Modified National Championship Bobby Allison 25
21 June 1964 NASCAR Grand National Ned Jarrett 200
6 June 1965 NASCAR Grand National Ned Jarrett 108
10 June 1967 NASCAR Grand National Bobby Allison 160
8 June 1968 NASCAR Grand National Richard Petty 160
7 July 1972 NASCAR Late Model Sportsman National Championship Jerry Lawley
7 July 1972 NASCAR Late Model Sportsman National Championship Windle Morgan
7 July 1972 NASCAR Late Model Sportsman National Championship Jimmy Means
18 May 1973 NASCAR Late Model Sportsman National Championship Neil Bonnett 25
18 May 1973 NASCAR Late Model Sportsman National Championship Red Farmer 25
2 November 1975 USAC National Sprint Car Series Tom Bigelow
1 May 1976 NASCAR Baby Grand J.V. Reins
30 July 1976 NASCAR Late Model Sportsman National Championship Neil Bonnett
13 August 1976 NASCAR Late Model Sportsman National Championship Donnie Allison 30
13 August 1976 NASCAR Late Model Sportsman National Championship Jody Ridley 25
13 August 1976 NASCAR Late Model Sportsman National Championship Neil Bonnett 25
13 August 1976 NASCAR Late Model Sportsman National Championship Donnie Allison 25
29 April 1979 NASCAR Grand American Stock Car National Championship Jody Ridley 300
4 May 1979 NASCAR Grand American Stock Car National Championship Dave Mader, III 30
3 July 1979 NASCAR Grand American Stock Car National Championship Jody Ridley 100
9 September 1979 NASCAR Grand American Stock Car National Championship Gene Morgan 125
28 October 1979 NASCAR Grand American Stock Car National Championship Alton Jones 200
1 May 1980 NASCAR Grand American Stock Car National Championship Jody Ridley 50
9 May 1980 NASCAR Grand American Stock Car National Championship Red Farmer 25
4 July 1980 NASCAR Grand American Stock Car National Championship Red Farmer 50
18 July 1980 NASCAR Grand American Stock Car National Championship Neil Bonnett 100
25 July 1980 NASCAR Grand American Stock Car National Championship Mike Alexander 25
31 July 1980 NASCAR Grand American Stock Car National Championship Mike Alexander 25
31 July 1980 NASCAR Grand American Stock Car National Championship Ray Putnam 25
8 August 1980 NASCAR Grand American Stock Car National Championship Mike Alexander
15 August 1980 NASCAR Grand American Stock Car National Championship Jerry Goodwin 25
1 September 1980 NASCAR Grand American Stock Car National Championship Mike Alexander 125
30 November 1980 ALL PRO Super Series Jody Ridley 200
29 March 1981 ALL PRO Super Series Bob Senneker 200
2 May 1981 ALL PRO Super Series Jody Ridley 200
1 August 1981 NASCAR Grand American Stock Car National Championship Jody Ridley 100
7 September 1981 NASCAR Grand American Stock Car National Championship Henry Brook 100
30 April 1982 NASCAR Grand American Stock Car National Championship Alton Jones 50
18 June 1982 NASCAR Grand American Stock Car National Championship Red Farmer 25
17 July 1982 ALL PRO Super Series Neil Bonnett 200
18 September 1982 ALL PRO Super Series Rusty Wallace 200
6 May 1983 NASCAR Grand American Stock Car National Championship Red Farmer 25
4 June 1983 ALL PRO Super Series Mickey Gibbs 202
30 July 1983 NASCAR Grand American Stock Car National Championship Mike Alexander
5 May 1984 NASCAR All-American Challenge Series Mike Alexander
28 July 1984 NASCAR Darlington Dash Series Mike Powell
28 July 1984 NASCAR All-American Challenge Series Mike Alexander
4 September 1984 NASCAR All-American Challenge Series Jerry Goodwin
4 May 1985 NASCAR All-American Challenge Series Dave Mader, III
5 July 1985 NASCAR Daytona Dash Series Mike Swaim
3 May 1986 NASCAR All-American Challenge Series Rusty Wallace
5 July 1986 ALL PRO Super Series Darrell Brown 250
2 May 1987 ASA National Tour
ALL PRO Super Series
Mickey Gibbs 171
6 June 1987 ALL PRO Super Series Tommy Evans
25 July 1987 ALL PRO Super Series Ted Musgrave 300
5 September 1987 ALL PRO Super Series Mickey Gibbs 151
30 April 1988 ALL PRO Super Series Jody Ridley 253
29 July 1988 ALL PRO Super Series Billy McGinnis 300
30 October 1988 ALL PRO Enduro Supernationals Series Jeff Dawkins 200
6 May 1989 ALL PRO Super Series Bobby Dotter 254
29 July 1989 ALL PRO Super Series Bobby Dotter
5 May 1990 ALL PRO Super Series Jerry Goodwin 400
28 July 1990 ALL PRO Super Series Daniel Keene 300
4 May 1991 NASCAR Winston All Pro Series Mike Garvey 250
12 July 1991 Southern All Star Asphalt Series Bobby Knox
27 July 1991 NASCAR Winston All Pro Series Randy Porter 250
30 August 1991 Southern All Star Asphalt Series Hut Stricklin
7 March 1993 Southern All Star Asphalt Series Bobby Gill
24 July 1993 Southern All Star Asphalt Series Mike Oliver
6 March 1994 Southern All Star Asphalt Series Mark Knox
30 April 1994 Southern All Star Asphalt Series Dave Mader, III
23 July 1994 Southern All Star Asphalt Series Dave Mader, III
7 October 1994 Southern All Star Dirt Racing Series Ronnie Johnson (TN)
8 October 1994 Southern All Star Asphalt Series Barry Martin
26 February 1995 Southern All Star Asphalt Series Mike Harmon
15 April 1995 USAR Hooters Late Model Series Mike Harmon
29 April 1995 Southern All Star Asphalt Series Larry Speakman
22 July 1995 Southern All Star Asphalt Series Darrell Brown
7 October 1995 Southern All Star Asphalt Series Johnny Brazier
25 February 1996 Southern All Star Asphalt Series Darrell Brown
27 April 1996 Southern All Star Asphalt Series Johnny Brazier
22 June 1996 USAR Hooters Late Model Series Mardy Lindley 250
22 June 1996 Southern All Star Asphalt Series Darrell Brown
30 August 1996 Southern All Star Asphalt Series Johnny Brazier 100
3 November 1996 Southern All Star Asphalt Series Dave Mader, III 200
23 February 1997 Southern All Star Asphalt Series Tim Fryar
2 May 1997 Allison Legacy Race Series Blake Bainbridge
16 May 1997 Southern All Star Asphalt Series Dave Mader, III 100
24 May 1997 USAR Hooters Late Model Series Bobby Gill 201
25 May 1997 USAR Hooters Pro Cup Series Mario Gosselin 250
25 April 1998 Southern All Star Asphalt Series Dave Mader, III 150
28 August 1998 Southern All Star Asphalt Series Dave Mader, III 100
10 October 1998 Southern All Star Asphalt Series Dave Mader, III 100
31 October 1998 Southern All Star Asphalt Series Johnny Brazier
28 February 1999 Southern All Star Asphalt Series Ronnie Sanders
30 April 1999 Southern All Star Asphalt Series Terry Mason, Jr.
18 June 1999 Allison Legacy Race Series Mike Hemphill
20 August 1999 Southern All Star Asphalt Series Darrell Brown
7 November 1999 Southern All Star Asphalt Series Ronnie Sanders
27 February 2000 Southern All Star Asphalt Series Ronnie Sanders
15 April 2000 Southern All Star Asphalt Series Darrell Brown
18 August 2000 Southern All Star Asphalt Series Ken McFarland
14 October 2000 Southern All Star Asphalt Series Ken McFarland
10 March 2001 Southern All Star Asphalt Series John Wilkinson, III
12 May 2001 NASCAR Gatorade All Pro Series Steven Howard (SC) 200
8 June 2001 Southern All Star Asphalt Series Ricky Turner
24 June 2001 Southern All Star Dirt Racing Series Ronnie Johnson (TN)
21 July 2001 United Sprint Car Series Kenny Adams
18 August 2001 Southern All Star Asphalt Series J.R. Norris 100
20 October 2001 Southern All Star Asphalt Series Charlie Bradberry 150
24 February 2002 Southern All Star Asphalt Series John Wilkinson, III 100
20 April 2002 Southern All Star Asphalt Series Wayne Anderson (FL) 100
11 May 2002 NASCAR Hills Bros. All Pro Series Toby Porter 200
10 August 2002 Southern All Star Asphalt Series Ricky Turner 100
5 October 2002 Southern All Star Asphalt Series John Wilkinson, III 108
23 February 2003 O'Reilly Southern All Star Super Late Model Series Wayne Willard 107
5 April 2003 O'Reilly Southern All Star Pro Late Model Series Gary Helton
10 May 2003 O'Reilly Southern All Star Super Late Model Series Wayne Willard 100
12 July 2003 O'Reilly Southern All Star Pro Late Model Series J.R. Norris
9 August 2003 O'Reilly Southern All Star Super Late Model Series Wayne Willard 108
31 August 2003 O'Reilly Southern All Star Pro Late Model Series J.R. Norris 100
27 September 2003 O'Reilly Southern All Star Super Late Model Series Charlie Bradberry 102
23 November 2003 O'Reilly Southern All Star Pro Late Model Series Chase Miller 100
29 February 2004 O'Reilly Southern All Star Super Late Model Series Gary Helton 100
20 April 2004 O'Reilly Southern All Star Pro Late Model Series Gary Helton 100
22 May 2004 O'Reilly Southern All Star Super Late Model Series Ricky Turner 100
31 July 2004 O'Reilly Southern All Star Super Late Model Series Gary Helton 200
14 August 2004 O'Reilly Southern All Star Pro Late Model Series Gary Helton 100
2 October 2004 O'Reilly Southern All Star Super Late Model Series Charlie Bradberry 100
2 October 2004 O'Reilly Southern All Star Pro Late Model Series Josh Hamner 100
3 April 2005 O'Reilly Southern All Star Super Late Model Series Charlie Bradberry 200
18 June 2005 O'Reilly Southern All Star Super Late Model Series Augie Grill 125
20 August 2005 O'Reilly Southern All Star Pro Late Model Series Charlie Bradberry 100
20 August 2005 O'Reilly Southern All Star Pro Late Model Series Josh Hamner 100
25 February 2007 Georgia Asphalt Series Russell Fleeman 100
14 July 2007 ASA Late Model Series Southern Division Beau Slocumb 125
27 October 2007 ASA Late Model Series Southern Division Beau Slocumb 125

A table of all seasons in which The 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!

1984

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