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Charlotte Speedway

0.75 mi./1.207 km. Dirt Oval located in Charlotte, NC
Opened: 1949 | Closed: 1957 | Razed: ????


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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
11 July 1948 NASCAR Modified National Championship Red Byron 91
12 September 1948 NASCAR Modified National Championship Curtis Turner 40
12 September 1948 NASCAR Modified National Championship Buddy Shuman 36
24 October 1948 NASCAR Modified National Championship Red Byron 100
3 April 1949 NASCAR Modified National Championship Red Byron 40
15 May 1949 NASCAR Modified National Championship Red Byron 40
19 June 1949 NASCAR Strictly Stock Jim Roper 200
2 October 1949 NASCAR Modified National Championship Tim Flock 100
5 March 1950 NASCAR Modified National Championship Red Byron 100
2 April 1950 NASCAR Grand National Tim Flock 200
28 May 1950 NASCAR Late Model Sportsman National Championship Jimmie Lewallen 25
28 May 1950 NASCAR Modified National Championship Fireball Roberts 25
23 July 1950 NASCAR Grand National Curtis Turner 200
22 October 1950 NASCAR Modified National Championship Fonty Flock 95
22 October 1950 NASCAR Late Model Sportsman National Championship Carl Burris 100
1 April 1951 NASCAR Grand National Curtis Turner 150
13 May 1951 NASCAR Modified National Championship Buck Baker
13 May 1951 NASCAR Late Model Sportsman National Championship Bill Snowden (FL) 25
13 May 1951 NASCAR Late Model Sportsman National Championship Dink Widenhouse 25
23 September 1951 NASCAR Grand National Herb Thomas 200
28 October 1951 NASCAR Modified National Championship Cotton Owens
1 June 1952 NASCAR Speedway Division Wally Campbell 135
15 June 1952 NASCAR Grand National Herb Thomas 150
5 April 1953 NASCAR Grand National Dick Passwater 150
30 May 1954 NASCAR Grand National Buck Baker 133
1 May 1955 NASCAR Grand National Buck Baker 133
30 October 1955 NASCAR Modified National Championship Fireball Roberts 200
20 November 1955 NASCAR Grand National Fonty Flock 134
4 March 1956 NASCAR Modified National Championship Cotton Owens 35
11 March 1956 NASCAR Modified National Championship Cotton Owens 35
18 March 1956 NASCAR Convertible Division Curtis Turner 133
25 March 1956 NASCAR Modified National Championship Cotton Owens
27 May 1956 NASCAR Grand National Speedy Thompson 133
14 October 1956 NASCAR Grand National Buck Baker 133
17 May 1957 NASCAR Convertible Division Curtis Turner 200
23 August 1957 NASCAR Convertible Division Glen Wood 200

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!


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