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How long does the Brickyard 400 take?

By: Michael HayUpdated: November 06, 2020

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2016 Brickyard 400
Race details
Time 48.745 seconds
Most laps led
Driver Kyle Busch Joe Gibbs Racing
Laps 149

Also to know is, what time does Brickyard 400 start?

Sunday's Brickyard 400 was moved back to 4 p.m. ET rather than 3:30 p.m. ET as originally scheduled. The race is scheduled for 160 laps around the 2.5 mile oval with stage lengths of 50, 50 and 60 laps.

One may also ask, is the Brickyard 400 televised in Indianapolis?

As for Sunday's Brickyard 400 at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, the Cup Series' only visit in 2019 to the famous track and the last race of its regular season, the channel that will broadcast the race is NBC. The start time for the race at Indy is 2 p.m. ET.

How many people attend the Brickyard 400?

250,000 spectators

How many tickets were sold for the Brickyard 400?

The 26th running of the Brickyard 400 at Indianapolis Motor Speedway on Sunday drew more than 60,000 fans, IMS officials said Monday—an improvement over recent years. Advance sales for the race topped 50,000 tickets, but walk-up business was limited by a threat of rain on Sunday.

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How much money does the winner of the Brickyard 400 get?

The 31-year-old stock car racer was given a whopping cash prize amounting to almost half a million dollars, or $424,191 to be precise.

The Complete Prize Money Breakdown (2015 Brickyard 400):
Finish Driver Earnings
1 Kyle Busch $424,191
21 David Ragan $188,654
22 Dale Earnhardt Jr. $173,840

How much are tickets for the Brickyard 400?

Ticket Pricing
Location Seat Preview Sunday - Big Machine Vodka 400 at the Brickyard
J Stand View Seats $72
Northeast Vista Turn Upper Rows View Seats $87
Northeast Vista Turn Lower Rows View Seats $67
Northeast Vista Deck View Seats $165

Why do they call it the Brickyard?

The term "Brickyard" is a reference to the nickname historically used for the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. When the race course opened in August 1909, the track surface was crushed stone and tar.

Who's on the pole for the Brickyard 400?

Year Race Driver
2017 Brantley Gilbert Big Machine Brickyard 400 Kyle Busch
2016 Crown Royal Presents the Combat Wounded Coalition 400 Kyle Busch
2015 Crown Royal Presents the Jeff Kyle 400 Carl Edwards
2014 Crown Royal Presents the John Wayne Walding 400 Kevin Harvick

What channel is Brickyard 400 on?

As for Sunday's Brickyard 400 at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, the Cup Series' only visit in 2019 to the famous track and the last race of its regular season, the channel that will broadcast the race is NBC.

When did Tony Stewart won the Brickyard?

Stewart is a two-time Brickyard 400 winner (2005 and 2007) and a member of the Indianapolis Motor Speedway Hall of Fame.

When was the Brickyard paved over?

Yard of Bricks & Pagoda
Asphalt gradually was added to various section of the brick surface, with patches added to rougher sections of the turns in 1936 and all turns being completely paved with asphalt in 1937.

Where is the Brickyard race track?

Indianapolis Motor Speedway

Who has the most wins at Indianapolis Motor Speedway?

The race has been run annually since 1911 (with exceptions during World War I and World War II) and 73 drivers have been crowned champions of the 500-mile race over the course of 103 races. The most race victories held by a single driver is four, which has been accomplished only by A. J. Foyt, Al Unser and Rick Mears.

Is the Indy 500 a Nascar race?

The race is the most prestigious event of the IndyCar calendar, and one of the oldest and most important automobile races. Similar to NASCAR's Daytona 500, the Indianapolis 500 is typically held early in the IndyCar Series season.