Race & Test Tracks

High Performance Paving

When millions of dollars are riding on the line, racing bodies and automotive manufacturer’s alike turn to Ajax Paving. Thanks to our highly experienced crews and the most advanced equipment in the industry, we are able to meet specifications for consistency to fractions of an inch across miles of track.

Ajax Paving is one of two road construction companies in the nation to make the cut by NASCAR®. Their high-power race cars can go over 200 mph, so track surface quality and precision are essential for victory and driver safety. Fans can catch our work on race days at Michigan International Speedway, Phoenix International Raceway, and Watkins Glen International.

Additionally, Ajax is always on the short list for precision paving projects for automakers. Ford Motor Company, General Motors Corporation, Fiat Chrysler Automotive and Toyota Motor Corporation have all trusted Ajax to help them build proving grounds to test their next generation of cars, trucks and SUVs.

NASCAR APPROVED

Ajax Paving fulfills NASCAR’s need for speed with the advanced equipment and expertise required to pave their race tracks.

GLOBAL INNOVATOR

We are one of the few contractors in the world using a computer-controlled parabolic screed to deliver tolerances within a fraction of an inch.

PRECISION EXPERTS

Our highly experienced track crews understand the rigorous design, specifications, and mix intricacies of precision paving.

BEST IN INDUSTRY

For high-octane results, Ajax Paving is unrivaled in the industry for using the most technologicallyadvanced equipment.

QUALITY ASSURANCE

Quality control technicians, onsite and at the plant, monitor construction mixtures at every stage of the project to meet high-spec requirements.

BANKED EXPERIENCE

Our advanced equipment is specifically designed to handle the one-of-a-kind demands of high-banked paving.

The Future of Performance Racing is Riding on Ajax.

Industry Recognitions

NATIONAL QUALITY IN CONSTRUCTION AWARDS (NAPA)

  • Ford Motor Michigan Proving Ground East-West Straightaway, Award of Excellence
  • General Motors Corporation Milford Proving Grounds North – South Straightaway Reconstruction
  • MDOT - M-1 (Woodward Avenue) 14 Mile Road to Quarton
  • Ford Motor Company Arizona Proving Grounds Vehicle Dynamics Area Resurfacing
  • Chrysler Group LLC Chelsea Proving Grounds
  • International Speedway Corporation Design and Development: Watkins Glen Track Rehabilitation Project
  • Chrysler Group LLC Florida Evaluation Center Straightaway Improvements
  • Chrysler Group LLC Chrysler Tech Center Evaluation Track Repaving
  • Ford Motor 5 Mile Oval Test Track Reconstruction Arizona Proving Grounds
  • Chrysler Group LLC North-South Straightaway Reconstruction Chelsea Proving Grounds
  • Ford Motor 5 Mile Oval Test Track Reconstruction Michigan Proving Grounds
  • Robert Bosch LLC Vehicle Dynamics Area (VDA) Reconstruction Flat Rock Proving Grounds
  • Chrysler Group LLC 5 Mile Oval Test Track Reconstruction Chelsea Proving Grounds
  • Ford Motor Oval Test Track, VDA Pad, Steering and Handling Road Reconstruction Dearborn Proving Grounds
  • ASPHALT PAVING ASSOCIATION OF MICHIGAN AWARDS (APAM)

  • M1 Concourse, Pontiac, MI, Special / Challenging Projects, Award of Excellence
  • GM-Milford Proving Ground East West Straightaway, Award of Excellence
  • Chrysler Chelsea VDA Pad, Chrysler Chelsea Proving Grounds, Award of Excellence
  • Chrysler LLC North-South Straightaway Reconstruction, Chelsea Proving Grounds, Award of Excellence
  • Michigan International Speedway 2 Mile Track Resurfacing, Award of Excellence
  • Ford Motor 5 Mile Oval Test Track Reconstruction, Award of Excellence
  • Robert Bosch LLC VDA Reconstruction, Flat Rock Proving Grounds, Award of Excellence
  • Ford Motor 5 Mile Oval Test Track Reconstruction, Michigan Proving Grounds, Award of Excellence
  • Chrysler Group LLC 5 Mile Oval Track Reconstruction, Chelsea Proving Grounds, Award of Excellence
  • Ford Motor Oval Test Track, VDA Pad, Steering and Handling Road Reconstruction, Award of Excellence
  • MICHIGAN CONCRETE ASSOCIATION (MCA) and AMERICAN CONCRETE PAVING ASSOCIATION (ACPA)

  • Circle Track Reconstruction, GM-Milford Proving Ground, Milford, MI
  • Race and Test Track Projects

    Waterford Race Track

    The Waterford Hills Road Racing Track, also know as the Waterford Race Track, worked together with Ajax Paving for several years budgeting this project. http://ajaxpaving.com/waterford-race-track/

    GM-Milford Proving Ground Circle Track Reconstruction

    It’s one of General Motors most important test tracks as well as the only known concrete circle parabolic test track. http://ajaxpaving.com/gm-milford-proving-ground-circle-track-reconstruction/

    Watkins Glen Track Rehabilitation

    International Speedway Corporation Design and Development chose Ajax Paving to restore one of racing’s most storied venues. http://ajaxpaving.com/international-speedway-corporation-design-and-development-watkins-glen-track-rehabilitation-project/

    Phoenix International Raceway

    Incorporating new design elements into a needed repaving project, Ajax helped add speed and excitement to a classic racing track. http://ajaxpaving.com/pir/ https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=j-rVUPxYX1k

    Michigan International Speedway

    High-speed production was called for to execute this rebuild at a premiere venue for NASCAR sanctioned events. http://ajaxpaving.com/mis/

    Ford Motor Company Arizona Proving Ground

    This award-winning banked test track rebuilding project presented a number of design, construction and scheduling challenges. http://ajaxpaving.com/ford-az-proving-grounds/

    Florida Evaluation Center Straightaway Improvements

    To meet a wide range of demanding specifications and repair needs, Ajax rebuilt Chrysler’s fuel economy test track http://ajaxpaving.com/chrysler-fec/

    Robert Bosch Vehicle Dynamic Area

    Ajax rebuilt a 139,000-square-yard VDA pad and constructed a new 30-degree banked, high-speed parabolic return road. http://ajaxpaving.com/robert-bosch-vehicle-dynamic-area-flat-rock-michigan/

    Chrysler Test Track, Chelsea, Michigan

    Completed in less than five months and exceeding Chrysler’s specifications for ride quality and pavement elevation, this demanding project was this track’s first makeover since its opening in 1953. http://ajaxpaving.com/chrysler-test-track-chelsea-michigan/

    Ford Michigan Proving Ground

    Numerous straight to high-banked parabolic sections, demanding ride quality standards and precision skid resistance specifications. http://ajaxpaving.com/ford-michigan-proving-ground/

    Chrysler Technology Center Evaluation Track

    With a 90 percent improvement in ride quality, this project earned an “Innovative Use of Asphalt Products” award by the National Paving Association. http://ajaxpaving.com/chrysler-technology-center-evaluation-track-michigan/

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