Profile: Dover Motorsports Inc (DVD.N)
29 Jul 2015
Dover Motorsports, Inc., incorporated on August 01, 1994, is a marketer and promoter of motorsports entertainment in the United States. Through its subsidiaries, the Company owned and operated Dover International Speedway in Dover, Delaware and the Nashville Superspeedway track in Nashville, Tennessee. The Company's Dover facility promoted the six events during 2014, including two NASCAR Sprint Cup Series events, two NASCAR Nationwide Series events, one NASCAR Camping World Truck Series event and one NASCAR K&N Pro Series East event, all of which were under the auspices of the sanctioning body in motorsports - the National Association for Stock Car Auto Racing (NASCAR).
Dover International Speedway
The Company has promoted NASCAR-sanctioned racing events for 46 consecutive years at Dover International Speedway and promotes six NASCAR-sanctioned events at the facility annually. Each of the NASCAR Xfinity Series events, the Camping World Truck Series event and the K&N Pro Series East event at Dover International Speedway are conducted on the days before a NASCAR Sprint Cup Series event. Dover International Speedway is one of only seven speedways in North America that presents two NASCAR Sprint Cup Series events and two NASCAR Xfinity Series events each year. Additionally, it is one of only nine tracks to host three NASCAR events at one facility on the same weekend. Its fall event is the third of 10 races in the Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup, which determines the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series champion for the racing season.
Dover International Speedway, known as the Monster Mile, is a high-banked, one-mile, concrete superspeedway with permanent grandstand seating capacity of approximately 96,000. The superspeedway facility also features the Monster Bridge. The climate controlled bridge spans across the width of the superspeedway at a height of 29 feet and houses 50 seats, a refreshment bar and other amenities. The Monster Bridge is the only one of its kind in the motorsports industry and has been patented.
Nashville Superspeedway (Nashville) is located on approximately 1,400 acres of land in Wilson County and Rutherford County, Tennessee. The facility is approximately 35 miles from downtown Nashville. The Company uses the facility on a limited basis for motorsports track rentals.
Dover Motorsports Inc
1131 N DUPONT HWY
DOVER DE 19901