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Alaska Raceway Park

Alaska Raceway Park is a 1/4 mile IHRA drag strip located near Palmer, Alaska.

New: 2005-03-15  Last Updated: 2014-12-12

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Elevation: 75 feet Latitude: 61.521447 Longitude: -149.026279 Time zone: AKST/AKDT (-0900/-0800)

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Historical Note

The dragstrip opened in 1964. A 1/4 mile dirt oval operated from 1980 to 1986.

The track has also operated as Thunder Valley Raceway, Valley Raceway, Big Valley Raceway, and Polar Raceway Park.


Allan E. Brown, The History of America's Speedways: Past & Present. Comstock Park, Michigan: Brown, 2003 , ISBN 0931105617 , pp. 103. Order from National Speedway Directory

Allan E. Brown, 2006 National Speedway Directory. Comstock Park, Michigan: Brown, 2006 , ISBN 093110565X , pp. 46. Order From National Speedway Directory

Track Office

Track: Alaska Raceway Park S Race Way (Mile 10.4 Old Glenn Highway) Palmer, AK 99645 Mail: Alaska Raceway Park 3900 English Bay Drive Wasilla, AK 99654 907-746-7223 (track) 907-746-7224 (fax)

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The track is on East Sullivan Avenue a short distance east of the Old Glenn Highway.

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