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North Carolina Motorsports Facts

6-Billion Dollar Economic Impact to the State of North Carolina

More than 25,000 direct and indirect jobs are related to Motorsports in North Carolina

North Carolina is home to 90% of NASCAR Teams

North Carolina is the home to more than 1,000 Teams, Tracks, Businesses and Educational Institutions related to motorsports. There are many ancillary business that benefit from motorsports in the state. A few of the organizations located in North Carolina include: 

90% of NASCAR Teams
NASCAR Hall of Fame
NASCAR Corporate Offices
NASCAR Regional Series Banquets
NASCAR Media Group
SPEED Channel Studios
F1 Champ Boat Series
All Harley Drag Racing Association
CV Products
U.S. Legends Cars International
AeroDyn Wind Tunnel
Wind Shear Wind Tunnel
Charlotte Motor Speedway
Dirt Track Racing School
Essex Part Services
Safety Solutions
The Joie of Seating
Stock Car Steel and Aluminum, Inc.

Motorsports Related Colleges:

Belmont Abbey College
Forsyth Technical Community College
NASCAR Technical Institute
North Carolina State University
NC A&T University
Winston Salem State University
UNC Charlotte
Rowan-Cabarrus Community College
Central Piedmont Community College
North Carolina Race Tracks

Paved Oval Tracks
ACE Speedway, Elon College, NC
Bowman-Gray Stadium, Winston-Salem, NC
Caraway Speedway, Sophia, NC
Coastal Plains Raceway, Jacksonville, NC
Concord Motorsport Park, Concord, NC
East Carolina Motor Speedway, Robersonville, NC
Friendship Motor Speedway, Elkin, NC
Hickory Motor Speedway, Hickory, NC
Charlotte Motor Speedway, Charlotte, NC
Orange County Speedway, Rougemont, NC
Southern National Speedway, Kenly, NC
Tri-County Motor Speedway, Hudson, NC
Wake County Speedway, Raleigh, NC

Dirt Oval Tracks
Antioch Speedway, Morganton, NC
Bear Creek Raceway, Dobson, NC
Carolina Speedway, Gastonia, NC
Clary’s Speedway, Brinkleyville, NC
Canton Motorsports Park, Canton, NC
Clingman Speedway, Ronda, NC
County Line Raceway, Elm City, NC
Dixieland Speedway, South Mills, NC
Dublin Motor Speedway, Dublin, NC
East Lincoln Speedway, Stanley, NC
Fayetteville Motor Speedway, Fayetteville, NC
Hammer Down Speedway, Red Springs, NC
Harris Motor Speedway, Harris, NC
King’s Raceway, Kittrell, NC
The Dirt Track at Charlotte Motor Speedway, Charlotte, NC
Millbridge Speedway, Salisbury, NC
The New 311 Speedway, Pine Hall, NC
Schloss Speedway, Louisburg, NC
Smoky Mountain Raceway, Whittier, NC
Southern Thunder Speedway, Taylorsville, NC
Thunder Valley Speedway, Lawndale, NC
Tri County Race Track, Brasstown, NC
Wayne County Speedway, Pikeville, NC

Paved Drag Strips
710 Drag Strip, Rowland, NC
Brewer’s Speedway, Elm City, NC
Canton Motorsports Park, Canton, NC
Coastal Plains Dragway, Jacksonville, NC
Dunn-Benson Dragstrip, Benson, NC
Farmers Union Community Speedway, Hallsboro, NC
Farmington Motor Sports Park, Mocksville, NC
Fayetteville Motorsports Park, Fayetteville, NC
Harrells Raceway, Harrells, NC
Kinston Drag Strip, Kinston, NC
Mooresville Dragway, Mooresville, NC
New Bern MotorSports, New Bern, NC
Northeast Dragway, Hertford, NC
Piedmont Dragway, Julian, NC
Rockingham Dragway, Rockingham, NC
Roxboro Motorsports, Timberlake, NC
Shadyside Dragway, Shelby, NC
Thunder Valley Raceway Park, Red Springs, NC
Wayne County Dragstrip, Pikeville, NC
Wilkesboro Raceway Park, Wilkesboro, NC

Unpaved Drag Strips
World Motorsports Race Park, Sunbury, NC

Outdoor Kart Tracks
Albemarle Speedway, Elizabeth City, NC
Antioch Speedway, Morganton, NC
Bear Creek Raceway, Dobson, NC
Cameron Raceway, Cameron, NC
Caswell County Raceway, Leasburg, NC
Coleridge Speedway, Ramseur, NC
Concord Motorsport Park, Concord, NC
County Line Raceway, Elm City, NC
Hammer Down Speedway, Red Springs, NC
Highway 24 Raceway, Richlands, NC
Johnston County Speedway, Garner, NC
Liberty Raceway, Staley, NC
Lowe’s Motor Speedway, Charlotte, NC
Margarettsville Speedway, Margarettsville, NC
Millbridge Speedway, Salisbury, NC
North Carolina Speedway, Rockingham
Orange County Speedway, Rougemont, NC
Pamlico Kart Club, Grantsboro, NC
Riverside Raceway Park, Mayodan, NC
Riverside Speedway, Tar Hill, NC
Schloss Speedway, Louisburg, NC
Southern Pitt Raceway, Ayden, NC
State Line Speedway, Lawsonville, NC
Table Rock Speedway, Morganton, NC

Indoor Kart Tracks
PIT – Mooresville, NC
Victory Lane Karting, Charlotte, NC
Rush Hour Karting, Garner, NC

Historic Oval Tracks
Charlotte Speedway, Charlotte, NC
North Carolina Speedway, Rockingham
North Wilkesboro Speedway, North Wilkesboro, NC

Road Courses
Charlotte Motor Speedway, Charlotte, NC
North Carolina Speedway, Rockingham, NC