Iowa Speedway Circuit

Location Newton, Iowa
Time zone GMT-6
Capacity 30,000
Owner U.S. Motorsport Entertainment Corp.
Operator Iowa Speedway
Broke ground June 21, 2005
Opened September 15, 2006
Construction cost $70 million
Architect Paxton Waters Architecture
Rusty Wallace
Former names Quad Cities International Raceway Park (planning stages name)
Major events IRL IndyCar Series
Iowa Corn Indy 250
NASCAR Nationwide Series
U.S. Cellular 250
NASCAR Camping World Truck Series
Lucas Oil 200
IRL Firestone Indy Lights
Iowa 100
ARCA RE/MAX Series
Prairie Meadows 250 (2007)
Grand-Am Rolex Sports Car Series
Iowa 400 (2007)
ARCA RE/MAX Series
Prairie Meadows 200
Tri-oval
Surface Asphalt
Length 0.875 mi (1.4 km)
Turns 4
Banking Turns: 12°-14°
Frontstrech: 10°
Backstrech: 4°
Lap record 17.4908 (Ryan Briscoe, Penske Racing, 2008, IRL IndyCar Series)
Road Course
Surface Asphalt
Length 1.3 mi (2.09 km)
Turns 9
Banking Turns 1-2: 12-14°
Frontstretch: 10°
Backstretch: 4°
Lap record 41.709 (Jon Fogarty, GAINSCO/Bob Stallings Racing, 2007, Daytona Prototype)

Iowa Speedway Map

Iowa Speedway Map


2016 IRL Schedule