"Heat, humidity and NASCAR. For more than 100,000 people, that was an ideal combination this past Sunday at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. OK, maybe not \ideal,\"" but the world famous racing facility hosted the 13th running of the Allstate 400 at the Brickyard for NASCAR fans from around the world, and served it up with some typical Indiana August weather.
For 12-year-old Paul Myers of Durango, Colo., the heat had yet to spoil his day at the track as he waited for the start of the race. Along with his dad and many other race fans, Paul spent some time under the stands before he went to his seat to watch the 160-lap event.
\""This is my first Brickyard in person,\"" the youngster pointed out, \""and I