Kobalt Tools 500: Trivial Numbers

Benny Parsons beats Dale Earnhardt at AtlantaSome interesting numbers for trivial talk and NASCAR fantasy race games relating to this Sunday’s Kobalt Tools 500 at Atlanta Motor Speedway.

Atlanta Motor Speedway

1: Start (and finish) position for Kasey Kahne in the Spring race last year.
1: Driver (Tony Stewart) to score bonus points during the last 3 races at Atlanta.
1.54: Miles around Atlanta Motor Speedway.
5: Seasons since Atlanta hasn’t been the home of the last race on the schedule.
5.5: Average starting position of race winner over the last 6 races here.
6: Number of consecutive Atlanta Motor Speedway Budweiser Pole Awards for Ryan Newman.
7: Paul Menard’s finish position in his one Nextel Cup race here.
10.4: Dale Jarrett’s average finish position over the last 20 races here.
15: Average number of cars finishing on the lead lap over the last 4 races at Atlanta.
23: Years ago that Benny Parsons raced his #55 Copenhagen car to his final NASCAR Series win at Atlanta Motor Speedway.
2,332: Length (in feet) of frontstretch.”