Carved into the south-central Virginia mountains in 1946, Martinsville Speedway is the oldest on the NASCAR circuit. Shaped like a paper clip, some describe it as two drag strips with short turns. Check the gallery right here, then make a Pilgrimage to the mecca that is Martinsville.
Fans have always loved Martinsville Speedway. In the mid-1970s they packed the place, with some spectators perched on the fences.