Dover International Speedway
(formerly Dover Downs International Speedway
) is a race track
, United States
. Since opening in 1969, it has held at least two NASCAR
races. In addition to NASCAR, the track also hosted USAC
and the IRL IndyCar Series
. The track features one layout, a 1 mile (1.6 km) oval
, with 24° banking in the turns and 9° banking on the straights. The speedway is owned and operated by Dover Motorsports
The track, nicknamed "The Monster Mile", was built in 1969 by Melvin Joseph of Melvin L. Joseph Construction Company, Inc., with an asphalt surface, but was replaced with concrete in 1995.
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