There are 500 miles in this race, hence the name.
The Indianapolis 500 is 200 laps. The "500" means 500 miles in race distance.
The race that is famous is the Indianapolis 500. It is 500 miles long.
The race is 500 miles, hence the numerical meaning of the Indianapolis 500 or any other race that has a number in its title.
The "500" means the racing distance, which is 500 miles.
2.5 miles long
The Indianapolis Motor Speedway, which hosts the Indianapolis 500 and Nascar's Brickyard 400 is 2.5 miles in length.
At the time the winner completes 500 miles.
Indy 500, is 500 miles.
Four laps is equivalent to one mile. This therefore means that 125 laps make up the Indianapolis 500 miles.
There are 33 starting racecars at the Indianapolis 500 race event.
The IRL's Indianapolis 500 is 200 laps in length.