Grandstand A at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway is along the outside of the front
straight toward Turn 1.
* There is an upper deck called the Stand A Penthouse. It has a roof.
The bottom (front) row is A and the top row is M. There is no aisle i.
A Penthouse was rebuilt in 2016 and an upper level was added that contains 3 rows.
I will provide more detailed information on the new seating asap.
* Stand A is divided into Lower Boxes and Upper Boxes.
-- The lower boxes run from Box 1 to Box 31. Rows range from B to T
-- The upper boxes run from Box 32 to Box 45. Rows range from AA to VV
* Stand A, or A-Stand, offers views of the pits, Gasoline Alley, Scoring Pylon and Turn 1
* There is a big screen TV hanging over Gasoline Alley.
View Photos from my Penthouse A seats at the 2002 Indy 500
The vertical lines you see in the stands are aisles. There are two sections or boxes between aisles.
These Photos were taken from Stand A Penthouse during the 2002 Indy 500
Location of stand in Turn 1.
|Stand A dates back to the track's opening in 1909 as the first grandstand.
The current version was built in 1951; it was remodeled in 1989, 1999 and 2016.