Track History & Race Winners

  • By The Numbers

    Ground Break: May 25, 1999
    Inaugural Race: ARCA RE/MAX (now ARCA Menards Series) June 2, 2001
    Tri-Oval: 1.5 mile
    Road Course: 2.37 mile
    Property Size: 1,200+ acres
    Banking in turns: 17-20 degrees variable banking
    Banking on frontstretch: 9-11 degrees variable banking
    Banking on backstretch: 5 degrees
    Parking: Space for over 35,000 vehicles

     

    NASCAR Cup Series

    Inaugural Race: September 30, 2001
    Race Winner: Jeff Green

     

    NASCAR XFINITY Series

    Inaugural Race: September 29, 2001
    Race Winner: Jeff Green

     

    NASCAR Camping World Truck Series

    Inaugural Race: July 7, 2001
    Race Winner: Ricky Hendrick

     

    Indy Racing League

    Inaugural Race: July 8, 2001 (Northern Light Series)
    Race Winner: Eddie Cheever, Jr
  • Kansas Speedway - Race Winners

    Year NASCAR Cup Series NASCAR XFINITY Series
    2001 Jeff Gordon Jeff Green
    2002 Jeff Gordon Jeff Burton
    2003 Ryan Newman David Green
    2004 Joe Nemechek Joe Nemechek
    2005 Mark Martin Kasey Kahne
    2006 Tony Stewart Kevin Harvick
    2007 Greg Biffle Kyle Busch
    2008 Jimmie Johnson Denny Hamlin
    2009 Tony Stewart Joey Logano
    2010 Greg Biffle Joey Logano
    2011 Brad Keselowski (Spring) Jimmie Johnson (Fall) Brad Keselowski
    2012 Denny Hamlin (Spring) Matt Kenseth (Fall) Ricky Stenhouse Jr.
    2013 Matt Kenseth (Spring) Kevin Harvick (Fall) Matt Kenseth
    2014 Jeff Gordon (Spring) Joey Logano (Fall) Kyle Busch
    2015 Jimmie Johnson (Spring) Joey Logano (Fall) Kyle Busch
    2016 Kyle Busch (Spring) Kevin Harvick (Fall) Kyle Busch
    2017 Martin Truex Jr. (Spring) Martin Truex Jr. (Fall) Christopher Bell
    2018 Kevin Harvick (Spring) Chase Elliott (Fall) John Hunter Nemechek
     2019 Brad Keselowski (Spring) Denny Hamlin (Fall) Brandon Jones
     2020 Denny Hamlin (Spring) Joey Logano (Fall) Brandon Jones (Spring)Chase Briscoe (Fall)
    2021 Kyle Busch (Spring)

     

    Year NASCAR Truck Series ARCA Menards Series
    2001 Ricky Hendrick Jason Jarrett
    2002 Mike Bliss Frank Kimmel
    2003 Jon Wood Shelby Howard
    2004 Carl Edwards Ryan Hemphill
    2005 Todd Bodine Chad Blount
    2006 Terry Cook Frank Kimmel
    2007 Erik Darnell Scott Lagasse
    2008 Ron Hornaday Jr. Scott Speed
    2009 Mike Skinner Parker Kligerman
    2010 Johnny Sauter Ty Dillon
    2011 Clint Bowyer Alex Bowman
    2012 James Buescher Alex Bowman
    2013 Matt Crafton Frank Kimmel
    2014 Kyle Busch Spencer Gallagher
    2015 Matt Crafton Mason Mitchell
    2016 William Byron Chase Briscoe
    2017 Kyle Busch Michael Self
    2018 Noah Gragson Sheldon Creed
    2019 Ross Chastain Christian Eckes
    2020 Austin Hill (Spring 1)Matt Crafton (Spring 2)Brett Moffitt (Fall) Bret Holmes (Spring)Corey Heim (Fall)
    2021 Kyle Busch (Spring) Ty Gibbs (Spring)