2015 Indianapolis 500 By The Numbers

Hundreds of thousands of people flock to ‘naptown’ every spring for the pinnacle of racing — The Indy 500.

Sure, we all know the cars are fast, but Wallet Hub has also provided a breakdown of the several other fascinating numbers as well.

For instance:

$3.5M: The current value of the Indy 500 trophy.

$431M: The Indy 500’s economic impact on the city of Indianapolis.

14.5%: Percentage increase in the average ticket price from 2014.

2nd: Consecutive year in which “glamping” will be allowed in the Indy 500 infield over race weekend.

In case you didn’t know Glamping = glamorous camping. So yeah …

And now for the info-graphic:

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Josh Helmuth is the editor of CraveOnline Sports.