Number of racers scheduled for the main IZOD IndyCar series race


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

Less than 2

Miles per gallon a car gets


Gallons of fuel per lap a car burns


Approximate pounds the front tire for the IndyCar series weighs


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;;