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.

Martinsville Speedway

Denny Hamlin (11) led the field to the start in the 2007 Goody's Cool Orange 500. He finished third, behind winner Jimmy Johnson.