Track Data
Track Size: 1.058 miles
Race Length: 317.4 miles (300 laps)
Banking/Corners: Variable at 2 & 7 degrees
Banking/Straights: 1 degree

History
Groundbreaking for New Hampshire International Speedway, as New Hampshire Motor Speedway was originally named, was Aug. 13, 1989.
The first NASCAR Sprint Cup race was on July 11, 1993.
Renamed New Hampshire Motor Speedway in 2008.

Interesting Facts
There have been 32 NASCAR Sprint Cup races at New Hampshire Motor Speedway; one per year from 1993 through 1996 and two per year since.
Four drivers have competed in all 32 races: Jeff Burton, Jeff Gordon, Bobby Labonte and Joe Nemechek.
Mark Martin won the first NASCAR Sprint Cup pole.
Rusty Wallace won the first NASCAR Sprint Cup race.
There have been 17 different pole winners, led by Ryan Newman (four).
20 different drivers have won, led by Jeff Burton (four).
Jimmie Johnson (2003) and Kurt Busch (2004) are the only drivers that have posted season sweeps. Those are also the only back-to-back winners.
Hendrick Motorsports has won eight races, more than any other organization.
The deepest in the field that a New Hampshire race winner started was 38th, by Jeff Burton in 1999.
There have been four winners who started from the pole. The last race winner to win from the pole was Clint Bowyer in 2007. He scored a perfect Driver Rating of 150.0 that event.
Jeff Burton led all 300 laps raced in the 2000 fall race.
Five drivers got their first NASCAR Sprint Cup Series win at New Hampshire: Joe Nemechek (1999), Robby Gordon (2001), Ryan Newman (2002), Clint Bowyer (2007) and Joey Logano (2009).
Two drivers got their first NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Coors Light Pole at New Hampshire: Patrick Carpentier (2008) and Brad Keselowski (2010).
Eight of the last nine races that finished under green had a margin of victory of less than a second.

Track Records
Track qualifying record: Brad Keselowski (133.572 mph, 28.515 sec., 9-19-10)
Track race record: Jeff Burton (117.134 mph, 7-13-97)

Driver Rating at Daytona
Tony Stewart 113.0
Jeff Gordon 107.0
Jimmie Johnson 106.8
Denny Hamlin 100.5
Dale Earnhardt Jr. 99.7
Clint Bowyer 96.6
Jeff Burton 94.6
Kurt Busch 93.5
Kevin Harvick 92.6
Kyle Busch 91.3
Note: Driver Rating compiled from 2005-2010 races (12 total) at New Hampshire.

Top Performers Statistically at Infineon:

Clint Bowyer (No. 33 Cheerios/Hamburger Helper Chevrolet) 

  • Two wins, two top fives, four top 10s; one pole
  • Average finish of 16.1
  • Average Running Position of 12.9, eighth-best
  • Driver Rating of 96.6, sixth-best
  • 210 Fastest Laps Run, fourth-most
  • Average Green Flag Speed of 124.157 mph, sixth-fastest
  • 2,024 Laps in the Top 15 (68.2%), 11th-most
  • 272 Quality Passes (passes of cars in the top 15 under green), 13th-most
Jeff Burton (No. 31 Caterpillar Chevrolet) 

  • Four wins, eight top fives, 13 top 10s
  • Average finish of 13.5
  • Average Running Position of 11.7, sixth-best
  • Driver Rating of 94.6, seventh-best
  • 121 Fastest Laps Run, ninth-most
  • 589 Green Flag Passes, 10th-most
  • 2,554 Laps in the Top 15 (71.6%), fifth-most
  • 303 Quality Passes, ninth-most
Kurt Busch (No. 22 Shell / Pennzoil Dodge) 

  • Three wins, seven top fives, 10 top 10s
  • Average finish of 13.7
  • Average Running Position of 12.8, seventh-best
  • Driver Rating of 93.5, eighth-best
  • 125 Fastest Laps Run, eighth-most
  • 607 Green Flag Passes, seventh-most
  • Average Green Flag Speed of 124.086 mph, seventh-fastest
  • 2,505 Laps in the Top 15 (70.2%), sixth-most
  • 392 Quality Passes, third-most
Kyle Busch (No. 18 Interstate Batteries Toyota) 

  • One win, four top fives, six top 10s
  • Average finish of 14.7
  • Driver Rating of 91.3, 10th-best
  • 111 Fastest Laps Run, 11th-most
  • 600 Green Flag Passes, eighth-most
  • 2,192 Laps in the Top 15 (61.5%), 10th-most
  • 319 Quality Passes, seventh-most
Dale Earnhardt Jr. (No. 88 National Guard / AMP Energy Chevrolet) 

  • Six top fives, 10 top 10s
  • Average finish of 16.8
  • Average Running Position of 11.3, fifth-best
  • Driver Rating of 99.7, fifth-best
  • 194 Fastest Laps Run, fifth-most
  • 637 Green Flag Passes, second-most
  • Average Green Flag Speed of 124.390 mph, third-fastest
  • 2,807 Laps in the Top 15 (78.7%), fourth-most
  • Series-high 412 Quality Passes
Carl Edwards (No. 99 SCOTTS ORTHO Ford) 

  • Two top fives, two top 10s
  • Average finish of 14.5
  • Average Running Position of 14.1, 12th-best
  • Driver Rating of 87.9, 13th-best
  • 118 Fastest Laps Run, 10th-most
  • Average Green Flag Speed of 123.916 mph, 12th-fastest
  • 1,966 Laps in the Top 15 (55.1%), 12th-most
Jeff Gordon (No. 24 Drive To End Hunger Chevrolet) 

  • Three wins, 14 top fives, 18 top 10s; three poles
  • Average finish of 11.0
  • Series-best Average Running Position of 7.6
  • Driver Rating of 107.0, second-best
  • 270 Fastest Laps Run, third-most
  • 563 Green Flag Passes, 11th-most
  • Series-best Average Green Flag Speed of 124.473 mph
  • Series-high 3,206 Laps in the Top 15 (89.9%)
  • 411 Quality Passes, second-most
Denny Hamlin (No. 11 FedEx Freight Toyota) 

  • One win, four top fives, seven top 10s
  • Average finish of 7.6
  • Average Running Position of 10.6, fourth-best
  • Driver Rating of 100.5, fourth-best
  • 93 Fastest Laps Run, 13th-most
  • Average Green Flag Speed of 124.215 mph, fifth-fastest
  • 2,278 Laps in the Top 15 (76.8%), eighth-most
  • 359 Quality Passes, sixth-most
Kevin Harvick (No. 29 Budweiser Chevrolet) 

  • One win, five top fives, 11 top 10s; one pole
  • Average finish of 13.9
  • Average Running Position of 13.2, ninth-best
  • Driver Rating of 92.6, ninth-best
  • 133 Fastest Laps Run, seventh-most
  • 555 Green Flag Passes, 12th-most
  • Average Green Flag Speed of 124.001 mph, eighth-fastest
  • 2,223 Laps in the Top 15 (62.3%), ninth-most
Jimmie Johnson (No. 48 Lowe’s Chevrolet) 

  • Three wins, six top fives, 12 top 10s
  • Average finish of 9.9
  • Average Running Position of 9.6, third-best
  • Driver Rating of 106.8, third-best
  • 300 Fastest Laps Run, second-most
  • Average Green Flag Speed of 124.241 mph, fourth-fastest
  • 3,029 Laps in the Top 15 (84.9%), second-most
  • 390 Quality Passes, fourth-most
Mark Martin (No. 5 GoDaddy.com Chevrolet) 

  • One win, nine top fives, 14 top 10s; two poles
  • Average finish of 11.7
  • Average Running Position of 13.3, 10th-best
  • Driver Rating of 91.0, 11th-best
  • Average Green Flag Speed of 123.998 mph, ninth-fastest
Ryan Newman (No. 39 U. S. Army Chevrolet) 

  • Two wins, five top fives, 12 top 10s; four poles
  • Average finish of 13.0
  • Average Running Position of 14.1, 13th-best
  • Driver Rating of 90.8, 12th-best
  • 105 Fastest Laps Run, 12th-most
  • 2,487 Laps in the Top 15 (69.7%), seventh-most
  • 319 Quality Passes, seventh-most
Tony Stewart (No. 14 Office Depot / Mobile 1 Chevrolet) 

  • Two wins, 12 top fives, 14 top 10s; one pole
  • Average finish of 12.4
  • Average Running Position of 9.2, second-best
  • Series-best Driver Rating of 113.0
  • Series-high 334 Fastest Laps Run
  • 590 Green Flag Passes, ninth-most
  • Average Green Flag Speed of 124.417 mph, second-fastest
  • 2,872 Laps in the Top 15 (80.5%), third-most
  • 380 Quality Passes, fifth-most

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