O'Reilly Auto Parts 500

auto race held at Fort Worth, United States

The O'Reilly Auto Parts 500 is an annual Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series race held at Texas Motor Speedway in Fort Worth, Texas, United States.

O'Reilly Auto Parts 500
Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series
VenueTexas Motor Speedway
LocationFort Worth, Texas, United States
Corporate sponsorO'Reilly Auto Parts
First race1997
Distance501 miles (806 km)
Laps334 (Stage 1: 85
Stage 2: 85
Stage 3: 164)
Previous namesInterstate Batteries 500 (1997)
Texas 500 (1998)
Primestar 500 (1999)
DirecTV 500 (2000)
Harrah's 500 (2001)
Samsung / RadioShack 500 (2002–2006)
Samsung 500 (2007–2009)
Samsung Mobile 500 (2010–2012)
NRA 500 (2013)
Duck Commander 500 (2014–2016)
Most wins (driver)Kyle Busch (3)
Most wins (team)Roush Fenway Racing (7)
Most wins (manufacturer)Ford (10)
Circuit information
SurfaceAsphalt
Length1.5 mi (2.4 km)
Turns4

History

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Samsung sponsored the race from 2002-2012, the sponsorship was grandfathered in 2003 when Nextel became title sponsor, when they banned wireless sponsorships, since the merger in 2005 with Sprint and Nextel, since Sprint and Nextel were combined.[1]

Past winners

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References

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  1. Cuneo, Alice Z. "SPRINT NAME TO DOMINATE AFTER MERGER WITH NEXTEL". Adage. Retrieved June 23, 2005. {{cite news}}: |archive-date= requires |archive-url= (help)

Other websites

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[1] Archived 2018-04-16 at the Wayback Machine


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