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

Darrell Waltrip is a television star these days, but in the spring of 1978 he was taking the checkered flag in the Virginia 500.