The Indianapolis Motor Speedway has been hosting race since 1909. The initial races were motorcycle races and later car races were also held here. Between 2000 and 2007, for 8 years Formula One racing events were also held in Indianapolis.
The Indianapolis Motor Speedway has 257,325 permanent seats.
Through 2012, Jeff Gordon started 19 Nascar Cup Series races at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. He also raced there three times in the IROC Series (1998, 1999, 2000).
they can have around 500,000 people with the infield.
Sixteen NASCAR tracks hold at least two races during the season. They are the Bristol Motor Speedway, Charlotte Motor Speedway, Chicagoland Speedway, Daytona International Speedway, Dover International Speedway, Iowa Speedway, Kansas Speedway, Kentucky Speedway, Martinsville Speedway, Michigan International Speedway, New Hampshire Motor Speedway, Phoenix International Raceway, Pocono Raceway, Richmond International Raceway, Talladega Superspeedway and Texas Motor Speedway.
The track at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway is a 2.5 mile oval track. The Indianapolis 500 is 200 laps.
Jeff Gordon won 5 times at Bristol Motor Speedway. He won races in 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998 and 2002.
Kurt Busch won five Nascar Cup Series races at Bristol Motor Speedway.
The Brickyard 400 is 160 laps.
It is 596 miles according to Google Maps.
The Brickyard 400, which is the Nascar Sprint Cup Series race held at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway each year, is 400miles in length.