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Kentucky Speedway is a 1.5-mile (2.4 km) tri-oval speedway in Sparta, Kentucky, which has hosted ARCA, NASCAR and Indy Racing League racing annually since it opened in 2000. The track is currently owned and operated by International Speedway Corporation . Before 2008 Jerry Carroll, along with four other investors, were the majority owners of Kentucky Speedway. Depending on layout and configuration the track facility has a grandstand capacity ranging between 69,000 and 107,000.
Construction of the speedway began in 1998 and was completed in mid-2000. The speedway has hosted the NASCAR Gander Outdoors Truck Series, NASCAR Xfinity Series, IndyCar Series, and the Firestone Indy Lights Series and most recently, the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series beginning in 2011.
NOTE: Statistics below are for the Cup Series only.
|Dale Earnhardt Jr||1|
|Martin Truex Jr||1|
|Martin Truex Jr||2|
Cup Series Races at Kentucky Speedway
|Date||Race||Winner||Start||Laps Led||Car #||Sponsor||Make||Car Owner|
|07-12-2020||Quaker State 400 Presented by Walmart||Cole Custer||29||5||41||HaasTooling.com||Ford||Stewart-Haas Racing|
|07-13-2019||Quaker State 400||Kurt Busch||4||41||1||Monster Energy||Chevrolet||Chip Ganassi Racing|
|07-14-2018||Quaker State 400 by Walmart||Martin Truex Jr||1||174||78||Auto-Owners Insurance||Toyota||Furniture Row Racing|
|07-08-2017||Quaker State 400||Martin Truex Jr||2||152||78||Furniture Row/Denver Mattress||Toyota||Furniture Row Racing|
|07-09-2016||Quaker State 400 Presented By Advance Auto Parts||Brad Keselowski||2||75||2||Miller Lite||Ford||Team Penske|
|07-11-2015||Quaker State 400||Kyle Busch||9||163||18||M&M's Crispy||Toyota||Joe Gibbs|
|06-28-2014||Quaker State 400||Brad Keselowski||1||199||2||Miller Lite||Ford||Roger Penske|
|06-29-2013||Quaker State 400||Matt Kenseth||16||38||20||Dollar General||Toyota||Joe Gibbs|
|06-30-2012||Quaker State 400||Brad Keselowski||8||68||2||Miller Lite||Dodge||Roger Penske|
|07-09-2011||Quaker State 400||Kyle Busch||1||125||18||M&M's||Toyota||Joe Gibbs|