Indianapolis Motor Speedway - Indianapolis, IN

The Indianapolis Motor Speedway is located in Speedway, Indiana, bordering the city of Indianapolis. The Indianapolis Motor Speedway is arguably the most iconic and premier NASCAR venue in the country. Home to the Indy 500, the Indianapolis Motor Speedway draws fans from all across the country.

Since opening in 1909 the Indianapolis Motor Speedway has hosted hundreds of races. Many people are unaware of the fact that this speedway is the second largest speedway in the world, ranked only behind the Milwaukee Mile.

The Indianapolis Motor Speedway sports a seating capacity of 257,325, making it one of the largest speedways in the world. In addition to hosting the Indianapolis 500, this speedway is also home to the Brickyard 400 - two of the biggest NASCAR events each year.

The Indianapolis Motor Speedway is unlike any other racetrack in the world. Seeing an event unfold at this venue is tons of fun, and is an experience that you will not soon forget.

Useful Event Info
Venue Address:
4790 W 16th St, Indianapolis, IN
History & Traditions:
Date/Year Built/Opened:
Track Shape:
Rectangular Oval
Lap Record:
0:37.895 Arie Luyendyk
"The Brickyard"
Track Length:
2.5 miles (4.023 km)