North Carolina Dragstrips, Dragways, and Drag Racing Tracks

Directory of Dragstrips, Dragways, and Drag Race Tracks Located in North Carolina.

Drag Racing in North Carolina


zMax Dragway

Built in 2008, zMAX Dragway is the world's only four-lane, all concrete drag strip. Located on the grounds of Charlotte Motor Speedway, the Bellagio of drag strips annually hosts two NHRA events, as well as street racing nights, and various other family-friendly events. See dragstrip website for race schedule.

(800) 455-3267

5555 Concord Pkwy S. Concord, NC 28027


Fayetteville Motorsports Park

Fayetteville Motor Sports Park is a 1/4 mile IHRA sanctioned dragstrip located at 4480 Doc Bennett Road in Fayetteville, North Carolina. The Bracket Racing program is run on 1/8 mile. Dragstrip is a IHRA Summit Super Series participating track.

(910) 484-3677

4480 Doc Bennett Road Fayetteville, NC 28306


Piedmont Dragway

Piedmont Dragway was voted 2010 IHRA Division 9 Track of the Year. Piedmont Dragway is a 1/8 mile dragstrip located just outside Greensboro, Georgia.

(336) 449-7411

6750 Holts Store Road Julian, NC 27283


The New Harrells Raceway

The New Harrells Raceway dragstrip is a 1/8 mile dragstrip featuring grudge drag racing and test and tune.

(910) 532-2363

3030 Buckhorn Rd Harrells, NC 28444


Coastal Plains Dragway

Coastal Plains Dragstrip is a IHRA sanctioned drag race facility located in Jacksonville, North Carolina.

Track Features:

All Concrete One Eighth Mile
Capability of Running Quarter Mile
Huge 2-story Tower Looking Straight Down The Track
Concrete retaining walls throughout the Quarter Mile
Spacious Pit Parking : Asphalt, Gravel & Grass
Score Board System : Displaying Elapsed Time & MPH
PA System

(910) 347-2200

4744 Richlands Hwy. Jacksonville, NC 28540


Kinston Drag Strip

The Kinston Dragstrip was originally built as a quarter-mile dragstrip in 1960 by four gentlemen. Shade Aldridge, John White, Paul Nobles and Pos Jarman. Current track owner, Bobby Smith from Kinston, NC has owned it since 1977. See dragstrip website for race schedule.

(252) 527-4337

2869 Hull Road Kinston, NC 28504


Mooresville Dragway

Mooresville Dragway located in "Race City USA" has been a weekly fixture of southwest Rowan County, NC since 1959. Starting out in the early days of drag racing as a "dirt" surface, it's revolved into one IHRA's premier 1/8th race complex. It has maintained it's down to earth family atmosphere due to the fact that it has been owned by the Leazer family for over fifty years. Mooresville Dragway has the record for being one of the longest running Saturday night drag strips in the country.

Track Features:

1/8th mile drag strip
200 ft Concrete, remaining surface is Asphalt.
Track Elavtion 875 ft
FM Radio Station 101.7 FM
Chrondek C-44 Timing System
Dump Station

(704) 663-4685

1255 Wilkinson Rd. Mooresville, NC 28115

New Bern

New Bern MotorSports

1/8 mile dragstrip. Dragstrip hosts bracket drag racing and test and tune. See dragstrip website for race schedule and details.

(252) 637-7701

300 Dragstrip Road New Bern, NC 28560


Rockingham Dragway

Rockingham Dragway Dragstrip is a 1/4 mile IHRA Sanctioned dragstrip located in North Rockingham, North Carolina. Rockingham Dragway features multiple drag race classes and race series. See dragstrip website for race schedule.

(910) 582-3400

2153 US Hwy 1 North Rockingham, NC 28379


Roxboro Motorsports Dragway

Roxboro Motorsports Dragway is a 1/8 mile IHRA Sanctioned dragstrip located near Roxboro, North Carolina.

Race Track Phone : (336) 364-3724 Track Office Phone : (336) 599-7459

1452 Thomas Store Road Timberlake, NC 27583


ShadySide Dragway

ShadySide Dragway is a 1/8 mile, 50 ft wide, all concrete dragstrip located in Shelby, North Carolina.

(704) 434-7313

2149 Honey Haven Farm Rd Shelby, NC 28152-8066


Wilkesboro Raceway Park

Wilkesboro Raceway Park is a 1/8 mile IHRA Sanctioned drag strip. Wilkesboro Raceway Park is located 6 miles west of Wilkesboro on Hwy 421.

(336) 973-RACE (7223)

774 Dragway Road, Wilkesboro, NC 28697