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New Hampshire International Speedway
New Hampshire International Speedway hosts two NASCAR races each year on its oval track.
New Hampshire International Speedway hosts two NASCAR races each year on its oval track.

New Hampshire International Speedway -- sometimes referred to as "Loudon" in respect to the town in which it resides -- has hosted NASCAR NEXTEL Cup series races since 1993. It started out with only one race a year, but added a second date in 1997. Inside Loudon's oval track is a 1.6-mile road course that hosts motorcycle, sports car, and karting events.

NASCAR races that have been run on New Hampshire International Speedway's oval include the Slick 50 300 (1993-1995), the Jiffy Lube 300 (1996-1999), and the New Hampshire 300 (2001-2002). The New England 300 returned for 2006 after a stint in 2001-2003, and the Sylvania 300 -- the first race in the Chase for the NASCAR NEXTEL Cup -- has been run there since 2003.

New Hampshire International Speedway Visitor Information

New Hampshire International Speedway contact information: New Hampshire International Speedway. 1122 Rte. 106 N, Loudon, NH (03307). Phone 603/783-4931. www.nhis.com.

New Hampshire International Speedway diagram: Download a PDF of the New Hampshire International Speedway layout.

New Hampshire International Speedway security: Coolers 14 inches and under in all dimensions are permitted. No glass containers, transporters, umbrellas, bicycles, skateboards, in-line skates, or pets are allowed. Unregistered motorcycles, mopeds, private golf carts, ATVs, and scooters are not allowed.

New Hampshire International Speedway parking: Parking is free for cars. Shuttle buses are offered at lots off the property. Parking is available for self-contained RVs and campers at $100 each if you order tickets before July 1 (after July 1, $125). RVs and campers must have self-contained bathroom and water facilities. No tents allowed.

New Hampshire International Speedway first aid: First-aid stations are located in the main, Concord, and Laconia grandstands. Concord Hospital Level Two Trauma Center in the infield is for serious medical attention. Concord Hospital (250 Pleasant St., Concord, phone 603/225-2711) is located about 14 miles from the Speedway.

New Hampshire International Speedway concessions: Concession stands feature staples like burgers, hot dogs, chicken, sausage, and ice cream. You’ll often find restrooms right next to concession stands. Picnic tables are scattered throughout the shade under the grandstand. On race days, the area behind the grandstands is packed with souvenir trailers.

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