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

It wasn't until the late 1970s that the old, manually operated scoreboard was replaced with a newer, lighted model.