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Greensboro Fairgrounds

0.333 mi./0.536 km. Dirt Oval located in Greensboro, NC
Opened: 1926 | Closed: 1959 | Razed: 1959


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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
9 June 1946 National Championship Stock Car Circuit Marshall Teague 100
18 April 1948 NASCAR Modified National Championship Fonty Flock
29 May 1948 NASCAR Modified National Championship Bob Flock
5 June 1948 NASCAR Modified National Championship Red Byron
20 June 1948 NASCAR Modified National Championship Tim Flock
25 July 1948 NASCAR Modified National Championship Curtis Turner
10 October 1948 NASCAR Modified National Championship Fonty Flock
16 October 1948 NASCAR Modified National Championship Fonty Flock
10 April 1949 NASCAR Modified National Championship Curtis Turner
24 July 1949 NASCAR Modified National Championship Curtis Turner
9 October 1949 NASCAR Modified National Championship Bob Flock
29 April 1951 NASCAR Modified National Championship Wade Fields
8 September 1951 NASCAR Late Model Sportsman National Championship Billy Myers (NC)
15 September 1951 NASCAR Late Model Sportsman National Championship Leon Sales
30 September 1951 NASCAR Late Model Sportsman National Championship Billy Myers (NC)
12 June 1953 NASCAR Speedway Division Wally Campbell
11 June 1954 NASCAR Short Track Division Curtis Turner
1 May 1955 NASCAR Late Model Sportsman National Championship Pee Wee Jones
5 August 1955 NASCAR Late Model Sportsman National Championship Billy Myers (NC) 30
18 September 1955 NASCAR Late Model Sportsman National Championship Larry Flynn
14 October 1955 NASCAR Short Track Division Jim Paschal
29 October 1955 NASCAR Short Track Division Curtis Turner
29 April 1956 NASCAR Convertible Division Bob Welborn 150
17 March 1957 NASCAR Convertible Division Curtis Turner 150
28 April 1957 NASCAR Grand National Paul Goldsmith 250
27 October 1957 NASCAR Grand National Buck Baker 250
11 May 1958 NASCAR Grand National
NASCAR Short Track Division
Bob Welborn 150

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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