“You’ve just got to look at this place."

“There’s nowhere else you can go in the country and see a race track and facility like this where you can pack that many people around such a small race track. I mean, this is an awesome site whether there’s a person in the grandstands or not. It’s just an awesome facility. For 160,000 people to be this close to the action like they are, that’s an answer that speaks for itself.”

- Tony Stewart, as reported by Jeff Passan, Yahoo! Sports, August 22, 2010