Brickyard 400 History

Fun Facts

Since the inaugural race, the Brickyard 400 has become NASCAR's most–attended event. It also has become NASCAR's second-highest paying race, behind the Daytona 500. Learn more.

Centennial Era

Beginning in 2009, the Indianapolis Motor Speedway celebrates its Centennial Era, commemorating the 100th anniversary of the facility in 2009 and the 100th anniversary of the Indianapolis 500 in 2011. Learn more.

Historical Stats

There is a rich history of amazing races and accomplishments throughout the Brickyard 400's many years. Learn more.