Fast Facts on Las Vegas Motor Speedway

Grandstand Construction

 

Name: Dale Earnhardt Terrace.

 

Estimated completion date: Jan. 30, 2004.

 

Total seating: Approximately 22,000 new seats.

 

Seat style: All individual stadium-style, chair back seats.

 

Concrete being demolished: 14 million pounds/7,000 tons.

 

Steel used in construction: 5.2 million pounds.

 

Aluminum in construction: 400,000 pounds.

 

Concrete in construction: Approximately 22 miles of concrete. The amount of concrete

used could create a sidewalk that would stretch from the speedway to the Las Vegas Strip.

 

Available for purchase: The Earnhardt Terrace seats are available at the speedway box

office or by calling the speedway at 1-800-644-4444.

 

 

For more information contact:

Jeff Motley

LVMS Public Relations

(702) 632-8266