Number of racers scheduled for the main IZOD IndyCar series race

90,000

Grandstand seats at the Inner Harbor, the Convention Center and at Camden Yards

Less than 2

Miles per gallon a car gets

1.3

Gallons of fuel per lap a car burns

18

Approximate pounds the front tire for the IndyCar series weighs

212

Degrees Fahrenheit the tread area of racing tires approach

Less than 3

Seconds it takes for a car to accelerate from 0 to 100 mph

$70 million

Amount city officials expect Baltimore businesses to rake in during the Grand Prix

Sources: Baltimore Grand Prix, The Baltimore Sun; racing-reference.info; getracinginfo.com

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