Oakland Stadium

YEARS OF OPERATION KEY:
/ c = circa (about) / cn = cancelled / E = early / L = late / M = mid / r = ran / s = scheduled to run / z = ran karts, motorcycles, or other motorsport /
San Leandronr. OaklandCaliforniaUSA
on E 14th St
later site of Bay Fair Shopping Center


Oakland Stadium 02020 f

1/4 mi.  paved ovalr7/3/1946-55 defunct


Oakland Stadium 02020 g

5/8 mi.  mixed ovalr11/8/1953-55 defunct
paved straights+dirt turns; NASCAR GN (1954)


Oakland Stadium 02020 e

5/8 mi.  paved ovalr6/29/1946-c53 defunct
45+62 degree banked turns; ran opp. direction to earlier tracks


Oakland Speedway 02020 b

1 mi.  paved ovalr9/25/1938-9/1/41 defunct


Oakland Speedway 02020 d

1/2 mi.  paved ovalrc1939-11/16/41 defunct


Oakland Speedway 02020 a

1 mi.  dirt oval10/18/1931-c38 defunct


Oakland Speedway 02020 c

1/2 mi.  dirt ovalr5/26/1935-c38 defunct


TRACK CHAMPIONS

RACES

Oakland Speedway
1 1931-11-11 track 'a'
1-Ernie Triplett
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2 1932-00-00 track 'a'
1-Bob Carey
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3 1932-02-21 track 'a'
1-Bob Carey
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4 1932-04-03 track 'a'
1-Bob Carey
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5 1932-11-13 track 'a' AAA National Championship
1-Bill Cummings, 2-Bob Carey, 3-Ernie Triplett, 4-Mauri Rose, 5-Wilbur Shaw, 6-Al Gordon/Shorty Cantlon
150 laps; 15 starters/6 finishers
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6 1932-12-04 track 'a'
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7 1933-00-00 track 'a' sprints
1-Al Gordon
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8 1933-02-05 track 'a' sprints
1-Bob Carey
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9 1933-04-22 track 'a' sprints
1-Chet Gardner
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10 1933-11-12 track 'a' sprints
1-Al Gordon
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11 1934-05-06 track 'a' AAA stocks
1-Lou Meyer
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12 1935-04-21 track 'a' AAA sprints
1-Rex Mays
100 laps
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13 1935-05-26 track 'c' AAA sprints
1-Hal Cole
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14 1935-06-23 track 'a' AAA sprints
1-Rex Mays
100 laps
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15 1935-09-08 track '' AAA sprints
1-Rex Mays
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16 1935-10-27 track '' AAA sprints
1-Rex Mays
100 miles
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17 1936-01-12 track 'a' AAA Champ Oakland 150
1-Al Gordon, 2-Rex Mays, 3-Floyd Roberts, 4-Louis Meyer, 5-Bill Cummings, 6-Fred Frame
2-man cars; 150 laps; 11 starters/6 finishers
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18 1936-03-22 track '' ARA roadsters
1-Fred Agabashian
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19 1936-04-05 track '' ARA roadsters
1-Fred Agabashian
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20 1936-04-19 track '' ARA roadsters
1-Fred Agabashian
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21 1936-05-03 track '' ARA roadsters
1-Art Armstrong
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22 1936-05-17 track '' ARA roadsters
1-Duane Carter
50 laps
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23 1936-05-31 track '' stocks
1-Lynn Deister
200 miles
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24 1936-06-14 track '' ARA roadsters
1-Fred Agabashian
100 laps
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25 1936-07-12 track '' ARA roadsters
1-Bud Rose
50 laps
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26 1936-07-26 track '' ARA roadsters
1-Bud Rose
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27 1936-08-16 track '' ARA roadsters
1-Art Armstrong
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28 1936-09-00 track '' sprints
1-Rajo Jack
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29 1936-09-20 track '' stocks
1-Ernie Criss
250 miles; Clint Parker finished 1st but DQ
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30 1936-10-18 track '' ARA roadsters
1-Art Armstrong
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31 1936-10-18 track '' stocks
1-Bob Feehan
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32 1936-11-08 track '' ARA roadsters
1-Pat Cunningham
100 miles
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33 1937-03-28 track '' ARA sprints
1-Charley Thom
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34 1937-04-25 track '' ARA sprints
1-Bud Rose
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35 1937-05-30 track '' ARA stocks
1-Rajo Jack
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36 1937-06-13 track '' ARA sprints
1-Rajo Jack
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37 1937-10-10 track '' midgets
1-Pee Wee Distarce
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38 1937-11-28 track '' ARA stocks
1-Walt Davis
160 of 200 laps (darkness)