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Watkins Glen International



April 16, 2024 3:17 pm


Watkins Glen International, located in Watkins Glen, New York, is a historic and iconic racing circuit that has been a cornerstone of American motorsports since its inception in 1948. The track spans 3.4 miles and features a mix of fast straights, sweeping corners, and challenging elevation changes, making it a favorite among drivers and fans alike. Watkins Glen International has a rich racing heritage and has hosted numerous legendary races, including Formula One Grands Prix and NASCAR Cup Series events. The facility offers excellent amenities, including spacious paddocks, modern pit facilities, and grandstands that provide panoramic views of the track. Watkins Glen International hosts a variety of racing events, from professional championships to vintage car festivals, attracting top-tier drivers and passionate motorsports enthusiasts. With its storied history, thrilling track layout, and picturesque setting in the Finger Lakes region, Watkins Glen International delivers an unforgettable and captivating motorsports experience.


2790 County Route 16, Watkins Glen, NY, 14891

Location and Contact

Phone (866) 461-7223
Owner International Speedway Corporation (ISC)
Website Visit website

Track Overview

Length 3.37 miles
Length 5.42 km
Corners 11
Configurations 3
Surface Asphalt
Noise Limit 103 dB

Track Resources


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