1990 to Present

1996 : Added new seats in turns three and four, two restrooms, one concession stand, and completed 50 additional acres of parking, concession stand and restrooms.

 1997 : September 28 - Martinsville speedway celebrates its 50th anniversary with the Hanes 500 won by Jeff Burton. Added seats to the Bill France Tower in turns three and four.

1998 : Added seats to the front straightaway and 13 corporate suites, new scoring stand, radio and TV booths. Added 43rd pit stall, concession stands and restrooms.

1999: Added four additional suites and created one pit road. 50 acres of parking added.

2000: Added additional seats, eight new suites, a press box and 
new concession stands, restrooms.

2001: Added garage area and tunnel to infield.

2003: Completed new infield care center; built new entrance to track and constructed new seats in the first and second turns.

2004: Track purchased by International Speedway Corp.; Track repaved, work started on moving railroad track and installing new catchfence.

2005: Work finished on relocation of railroad track and installation of catchfence.

2007: Added Champions’ Overlook, paved display and souvenir area, added paved accessible parking lot for over 200 cars, added accessible seating in first and second turns, did paving and grading work in campground.

2008: Pit road totally rebuild, with concrete replacing asphalt. New, state-of-the-art scoreboard built in infield. It is topped with three 30-foot by 18-foot video screens.

2009: Reconfigured main ticket gate to help entering and exiting grandstands easier. Two ticket gates added. Also, a section of the campground behind the backstretch was reworked, making the sites more functional for campers.

2010: Worked with Commonwealth of Virginia to build a new access road to allow better access to South end of Speedway property.

2011: All grandstand seats were widened by a few inches. New and much larger restrooms and concession stands built at the first-turn end of the front stretch. The concourse in that area was widened by about 25 feet. Also a new, state-of-the-art sound system was installed around the track.

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