Watkins Glen International

Camping World Grand Prix at The Glen Watkins Glen International

Watkins Glen International Information

Location Watkins Glen, New York, United States
Capacity 41,000
Owner International Speedway Corporation
Operator International Speedway Corporation
Opened 1953
Major events

NASCAR Sprint Cup Series
Heluva Good! Sour Cream Dips at The Glen

NASCAR Nationwide Series
Zippo 200

Grand-Am Rolex Sports Car Series
Sahlen's Six Hours of The Glen
Crown Royal 200

IRL IndyCar Series
Camping World Watkins Glen Grand Prix

IRL Firestone Indy Lights
Corning 100

Sportscar Vintage Racing Association
SCCA SPEED World Challenge
Zippo U.S. Vintage Grand Prix
Grand Prix Course
Surface Asphalt/Concrete
Length 3.40 mi (5.43 km)
Turns 11
Lap record 1:29.1919 (Hélio Castroneves, Team Penske, 2007, IRL IndyCar Series)
1971 Six Hours Course
Surface Asphalt
Length 2.454 mi (4.06 km)
Turns 8
Lap record 1:07.020 (Jon Fogarty, GAINSCO/Bob Stallings Racing, 2007, Grand-AmRolex Sports Car Series)

NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Records

Most Wins 5 Tony Stewart
Most Top 5s 12 Mark Martin
Most Top 10s 16 Mark Martin
Starts 22 Michael Waltrip
Poles 3 Dale Earnhardt, Mark Martin
Most Laps Completed 1873 Michael Waltrip
Most Laps Led 227 Jeff Gordon
Avg. Start 6.2 Tony Stewart
Avg. Finish 5.3 Tony Stewart