A scatter plot showing the number of cautions in 2018 as a function of number of races
Statistics
Homestead-Miami
This is a MTS CT Plus Flat Trac, which Goodyear (and other companies) use for tire testing (Photo courtesy of Smithers.)
Goodyear
a scatter plot showing no correlation between starting and finishing positions in the Daytona 500 from 2012-2014
Daytona 500
Daytona 500
Daytona 500
Another column chart showing where Daytona 500 pole sitters finished, but this time showing which cars had accidents and/or DNFs
Daytona 500
Weather
Racing
Racing

The Best Average Finishing Position by Track Type

We’ve looked in detail at the average finishing positions for the five track types (superspeedway, short tracks, road courses, intermediate tracks and the 2-mile non-superspeedway tracks, which I’ve creatively called ‘other’. Now, let’s put all […]