Crown Royal 400 - Indianapolis Schedule
The Crown Royal 400, now known as the Toyota Owners 400, has long been
one of the most popular stock car races in the United States. As part of NASCAR's Sprint Cup Series the race annually attracts
some of the biggest names in auto racing along with all of the sport's most loyal fans who are eager to get a glimpse of their
favorite drivers in person. There is nothing else in the world of sports that matches the excitement of seeing a NASCAR race
live where you can sense the power and speed of the event from the stands. From the first moment you set foot in Indianapolis
Motor Speedway for the Toyota Owners 400 you will understand why people are so passionate about NASCAR and as you get swept
up in the excitement of cheering on the drivers for all 400 laps you will suddenly find yourself a NASCAR fan for life.
year's Toyota Owners 400 will be held on Sunday, July 27th at Indianapolis Motor Speedway with the race set for a 1:00 PM
start time. All of the biggest names in stock car racing have participated in, and on occasion won, the Toyota Owners 400
and it has been one of the most popular races in the country since it was first held back in 1953. Attending the Toyota Owners
400 has become a tradition for many of the racing fans who have previously been to the race and it sells out quickly each
year. Every NASCAR fan in the world longs to attend this race and you can get your tickets from StubHub right now and start
making your plans to be in Indianapolis in July.
Crown Royal 400 - Indianapolis History
Having held its
first race in 1953 as the Richmond 200 back in 1953, the Toyota Owners 400 is one of the most beloved races on the NASCAR
circuit. It is a race that has thrilled and entertained generations of stock car racing fans with countless young fans growing
up enjoying the tradition with their parents before doing the same with their own children. There are few other NASCAR Sprint
Cup Series races that can come close to matching the history of the Toyota Owners 400 which has produced winners like Lee
Petty, Richard Petty, Cale Yarborough, Dale Earnhardt, Tony Stewart, Dale Earnhardt Jr., Kyle Busch, and more.
Royal 400 - Indianapolis NASCAR Sprint Cup Series
The Toyota Owners 400 has become one of the most historic and popular
races of the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series since its inaugural event all the way back in 1953. Taking place at Indianapolis Motor
Speedway each year, a warm July afternoon in Indiana begins to seethe with horsepower and adrenaline as the best drivers in
NASCAR show up in the city to compete for one of the most coveted prizes of the circuit, the Toyota Owners 400. Sure, fame
and money are on hand for the winners of the race, but most drivers are doing it for their team and compete out of pride.
The winner of the Sprint Cup Series is determined by total finishing positions as well as total laps led during races, so
each race, and indeed each lap, is of utmost importance to the proud racers looking to finish the season at the top of their
sport. Each and every event in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series is full of fierce competition, roaring engines, and neck breaking
Although there are plenty of hard core NASCAR fans who perfectly content watching
a major race at home on their televisions while relaxing on their couch, there is truly nothing that quite compares to actually
being in the stands for a major NASCAR race like the Toyota Owners 400. From the tailgating and barbecuing leading up to the
race with the flags of the spectators' favorite teams and drivers proudly flying outside of the race track to the moment you
enter the speedway you know that there is a whole new level of excitement when you actually watch a race in person. The smell
of the gasoline, the roars of the engines, and the screeching tires as they hit a turn all make for an experience that borderlines
on sensory overload and makes NASCAR one of the most popular sports in the United States. Be sure to be there in Indianapolis,
Indiana for the Toyota Owners 400 to be part of an event you will never forget.
Richard Petty is
the all-time wins leader at the Toyota Owners 400 with six wins, four of which came in an impressive run from 1971 through
1975 where he won three in a row and four out of five competitions during that time. David Pearson and Kyle Busch both trail
Petty with four wins a piece. Kyle Busch won his first race at the track in 2009 on his 24th birthday. Petty Enterprise is
the team with the most wins with eight.