Kansas Speedway (1.5 miles, Intermediate, tri-oval) in Kansas City, Kansas

The Kansas Speedway is located in the US west of the two divided by the Missouri River Kansas City, the eastern part is the capital of the state of Missouri. Sounds complicated, but it also means the following: Due to the proximity to the Speedway, Carl Edwards, Clint Bowyer and Jamie McMurray can call this race as their home race. In Kansas NASCAR guested 2001-2010 only once a year on the slimmest 1.5-mile oval in the entire calendar. Since 2011, a second time on the track with a 15 ° curve superelevation, which is quite unique among the "cookie cutter Speedway" down.

Although the oval also has a D-shape, but is less rounded and inflated as his sister track in Chicago, but both racetracks are comparable fairly well-aloud drivers and teams. The start and finish line in Kansas is rounder and more similar to the 2-mile oval. This contrasts with the more common 1.5-else Meiler of Speedway Motorsports Inc., such as Texas and Atlanta. These routes are on the start / finish straight "square" and flatter.

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