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Riverside International Raceway

2.500 mi./4.023 km. Road Course located in Riverside, CA
Opened: 1957 | Closed: 1988


Previous Names: Riverside International Motor Speedway

Previous Configurations: .5 mile paved oval (1960-c.1966), 3.27 mile road course (1961-81), 2.62 mile paved road course (1957-88)

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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
1 December 1957 USAC Stock Car Series Jerry Unser 76
19 January 1958 USAC National Midget Car Series Johnnie Tolan
30 May 1958 California Racing Association Bud Rose
1 June 1958 NASCAR Grand National
NASCAR Pacific Coast Late Model Series
Eddie Gray 190
9 July 1960 NASCAR Pacific Coast Late Model Series Marvin Porter
16 September 1960 NASCAR Pacific Coast Late Model Series Lloyd Dane
21 May 1961 NASCAR Grand National
NASCAR Pacific Coast Late Model Series
Lloyd Dane 39
18 March 1962 USAC Stock Car Series Troy Ruttman 37
18 March 1962 USAC Stock Car Series Paul Goldsmith 27
20 January 1963 NASCAR Grand National
NASCAR Pacific Coast Late Model Series
Dan Gurney 185
19 May 1963 NASCAR Pacific Coast Late Model Series Roger Penske 93
3 November 1963 NASCAR Grand National
NASCAR Pacific Coast Late Model Series
Darel Dieringer 148
19 January 1964 NASCAR Grand National
NASCAR Pacific Coast Late Model Series
Dan Gurney 185
17 January 1965 NASCAR Grand National
NASCAR Pacific Coast Late Model Series
Dan Gurney 185
23 January 1966 NASCAR Pacific Coast Late Model Series
NASCAR Grand National
Dan Gurney 185
21 January 1967 NASCAR Late Model Sportsman National Championship Oren Prosser 38
27 January 1967 NASCAR Grand National
NASCAR Pacific Coast Late Model Series
Parnelli Jones 185
17 September 1967 SCCA Trans-Am Series David Pearson
20 January 1968 NASCAR Late Model Sportsman National Championship Jerry Titus 39
27 January 1968 NASCAR Grand National
NASCAR Pacific Coast Late Model Series
Dan Gurney 186
18 January 1969 NASCAR Late Model Sportsman National Championship Hershel McGriff 62
1 February 1969 NASCAR Grand National
NASCAR Pacific Coast Late Model Series
Richard Petty 186
17 January 1970 NASCAR Late Model Sportsman National Championship Clem Proctor 77
18 January 1970 NASCAR Grand National
NASCAR Grand National West
A.J. Foyt 193
13 June 1970 NASCAR Late Model Sportsman National Championship Ron Hornaday 39
14 June 1970 NASCAR Grand National
NASCAR Grand National West
Richard Petty 153
9 January 1971 NASCAR Late Model Sportsman National Championship Gary Kershaw
10 January 1971 NASCAR Winston Cup Series
NASCAR Winston West Series
Ray Elder 191
19 June 1971 NASCAR Late Model Sportsman National Championship Clem Proctor 39
20 June 1971 NASCAR Winston Cup Series
NASCAR Winston West Series
Bobby Allison 153
22 January 1972 NASCAR Late Model Sportsman National Championship Hershel McGriff 77
23 January 1972 NASCAR Winston Cup Series
NASCAR Winston West Series
Richard Petty 149
17 June 1972 NASCAR Late Model Sportsman National Championship Sonny Easley
18 June 1972 NASCAR Winston Cup Series
NASCAR Winston West Series
Ray Elder 153
20 January 1973 NASCAR Late Model Sportsman National Championship Jack Jeffrey 77
21 January 1973 NASCAR Winston Cup Series Mark Donohue 191
16 June 1973 NASCAR Late Model Sportsman National Championship Hershel McGriff 39
17 June 1973 NASCAR Winston Cup Series Bobby Allison 153
27 October 1973 International Race of Champions Mark Donohue 30
27 October 1973 International Race of Champions George Follmer 30
28 October 1973 International Race of Champions Mark Donahue 30
19 January 1974 NASCAR Late Model Sportsman National Championship Hershel McGriff 77
20 January 1974 NASCAR Winston Cup Series
NASCAR Winston West Series
Cale Yarborough 191
9 June 1974 NASCAR Winston Cup Series
NASCAR Winston West Series
Cale Yarborough 138
9 June 1974 NASCAR Late Model Sportsman National Championship Hershel McGriff 39
26 October 1974 International Race of Champions Emerson Fittipaldi 30
27 October 1974 International Race of Champions Bobby Allison 30
18 January 1975 NASCAR Late Model Sportsman National Championship Jimmy Insolo 77
19 January 1975 NASCAR Winston Cup Series
NASCAR Winston West Series
Bobby Allison 191
8 June 1975 NASCAR Winston Cup Series
NASCAR Winston West Series
Richard Petty 153
25 October 1975 International Race of Champions Bobby Unser 30
26 October 1975 International Race of Champions Bobby Allison 30
17 January 1976 NASCAR Late Model Sportsman National Championship Jim Walker (CA)
18 January 1976 NASCAR Winston Cup Series
NASCAR Winston West Series
David Pearson 191
13 June 1976 NASCAR Winston Cup Series
NASCAR Winston West Series
David Pearson 95
13 June 1976 NASCAR Late Model Sportsman National Championship Ivan Baldwin 36
16 October 1976 International Race of Champions Bobby Unser
15 January 1977 NASCAR Late Model Sportsman National Championship Ivan Baldwin
16 January 1977 NASCAR Winston Cup Series
NASCAR Winston West Series
David Pearson 119
11 June 1977 NASCAR Modified National Championship Jimmy Insolo
11 June 1977 NASCAR Late Model Sportsman National Championship Glen Steurer
12 June 1977 NASCAR Winston Cup Series
NASCAR Winston West Series
Richard Petty 95
15 October 1977 International Race of Champions Al Unser 30
16 October 1977 International Race of Champions Cale Yarborough 30
17 October 1977 International Race of Champions Cale Yarborough 30
22 January 1978 NASCAR Winston Cup Series
NASCAR Winston West Series
Cale Yarborough 119
11 June 1978 NASCAR Winston Cup Series
NASCAR Winston West Series
Benny Parsons 95
14 October 1978 International Race of Champions Peter Gregg 30
15 October 1978 International Race of Champions Mario Andretti 30
13 January 1979 NASCAR Grand American Stock Car National Championship Tim Williamson 72
14 January 1979 NASCAR Winston Cup Series
NASCAR Winston West Series
Darrell Waltrip 119
10 June 1979 NASCAR Winston Cup Series
NASCAR Winston West Series
Bobby Allison 95
10 June 1979 NASCAR Grand American Stock Car National Championship Tim Williamson
12 January 1980 NASCAR Grand American Stock Car National Championship Dave Hill 72
13 January 1980 NASCAR Winston Cup Series
NASCAR Winston West Series
Darrell Waltrip 119
8 June 1980 NASCAR Grand American Stock Car National Championship Ron Esau
8 June 1980 NASCAR Winston Cup Series
NASCAR Winston West Series
Darrell Waltrip 95
27 October 1980 International Race of Champions Mario Andretti 30
28 October 1980 International Race of Champions Darrell Waltrip 30
15 November 1980 NASCAR Winston Cup Series
NASCAR Winston West Series
Benny Parsons 200
10 January 1981 NASCAR Grand American Stock Car National Championship Joe Ruttman 72
11 January 1981 NASCAR Winston Cup Series
NASCAR Winston West Series
Bobby Allison 119
14 June 1981 NASCAR Grand American Stock Car National Championship Hershel McGriff
14 June 1981 NASCAR Winston Cup Series
NASCAR Winston West Series
Darrell Waltrip 95
30 August 1981 NASCAR Winston West Series Roy Smith 48
21 November 1981 NASCAR Grand American Stock Car National Championship Glen Steurer
22 November 1981 NASCAR Winston Cup Series
NASCAR Winston West Series
Bobby Allison 119
13 June 1982 NASCAR Winston Cup Series
NASCAR Winston West Series
Tim Richmond 95
13 June 1982 NASCAR Grand American Stock Car National Championship Hershel McGriff 48
29 August 1982 NASCAR Winston West Series Rick McCray 48
20 November 1982 NASCAR Grand American Stock Car National Championship Ron Esau
21 November 1982 NASCAR Winston Cup Series
NASCAR Winston West Series
Tim Richmond 119
5 June 1983 NASCAR Winston Cup Series
NASCAR Winston West Series
Ricky Rudd 95
5 June 1983 NASCAR Grand American Stock Car National Championship Hershel McGriff
28 August 1983 NASCAR Winston West Series Hershel McGriff 48
25 September 1983 Budweiser Trans-Am Championship David Hobbs 40
20 November 1983 NASCAR Winston Cup Series
NASCAR Winston West Series
Bill Elliott 119
3 June 1984 NASCAR Winston Cup Series
NASCAR Winston West Series
Terry Labonte 95
3 June 1984 NASCAR All-American Challenge Series Duke Hoenshell
7 October 1984 Budweiser Trans-Am Championship Darin Brassfield 40
18 November 1984 NASCAR Winston Cup Series
NASCAR Winston West Series
Geoffrey Bodine 119
2 June 1985 NASCAR All-American Challenge Series Duke Hoenshell 48
2 June 1985 NASCAR Winston Cup Series
NASCAR Winston West Series
Terry Labonte 95
16 November 1985 NASCAR All-American Challenge Series Hershel McGriff 72
17 November 1985 NASCAR Winston Cup Series
NASCAR Winston West Series
Ricky Rudd 119
18 May 1986 Bendix Trans-Am Championship Scott Pruett 40
31 May 1986 NASCAR Southwest Tour Ron Esau 48
1 June 1986 NASCAR Winston Cup Series
NASCAR Winston West Series
Darrell Waltrip 95
15 November 1986 NASCAR Southwest Tour Duke Hoenshell 72
16 November 1986 NASCAR Winston Cup Series
NASCAR Winston West Series
Tim Richmond 119
20 June 1987 NASCAR Southwest Tour Kevin Riniker 48
21 June 1987 NASCAR Winston Cup Series
NASCAR Winston West Series
Tim Richmond 95
7 November 1987 NASCAR Southwest Tour Ken Schrader 72
8 November 1987 NASCAR Winston Cup Series
NASCAR Winston West Series
Rusty Wallace 119
15 May 1988 SCCA Coors RaceTruck Challenge Jeff Krosnoff 20
11 June 1988 NASCAR Southwest Tour Ron Esau 72
11 June 1988 International Race of Champions Scott Pruett 30
12 June 1988 NASCAR Winston Cup Series
NASCAR Winston West Series
Rusty Wallace 95

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!


Riverside International Raceway 01771 c aka: Riverside International Motor Speedway 3.27 mi. paved road circuit r4/3/1960-61, 4/26/81 defunct F1 (1960), FJr (1960 [Jim Hall]-61), WSC (1981 [John Fitzpatrick / Jim Busby])

Riverside International Motor Speedway 01771 b 1/2 mi. paved oval r6/25/1960-c66 defunct used turn 9 of road course