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It's about two times as long as Daytona International Speedway
In other words, 8.850 kilometers is 2.199650 times the length of Daytona International Speedway, and the length of Daytona International Speedway is 0.4546180 times that amount.
(Daytona Beach, Florida) (tri-oval course)
The tri-oval course of the Daytona International Speedway, upon which the NASCAR Daytona 500 is run, is 4.02336 km in length. Although the tri-oval design is said to allow for greater visibility during the race, the real reason for the then-unique design was that plot available for construction of the track was only 350 acres and could not accommodate a traditional oval layout of appropriate length.
It's about two-and-a-half times as long as The Hollywood Walk of Fame
In other words, the length of The Hollywood Walk of Fame is 0.430 times 8.850 kilometers.
(Hollywood Boulevard and Vine Street, Hollywood, California) (approximate length)
The Hollywood Walk of Fame is approximately 3.9 km. Gene Autry, most famous as the singer of "Back in the Saddle Again" and as the writer and singer of "Here Comes Santa Claus," is the only entertainer to have a star in every category — film, television, recording, radio, and theater. One of Autry's stars is also one of only two stars which have been stolen from the Walk and never recovered.
It's about three times as long as The National Mall
In other words, the length of The National Mall is 0.30 times 8.850 kilometers.
(Washington, D.C.) (to Lincoln Memorial)
From the steps of the Capitol Building to the Lincoln Memorial, the National Mall is 3.0 km. On December 4th, 2008, the entirety of the Mall was declared open to the public for the first time in American history in anticipation of the estimated two million visitors to the Mall for the inauguration of President Barack Obama on January 20th, 2009.
It's about one-third as tall as Olympus Mons
In other words, the height of Olympus Mons is 3 times 8.850 kilometers.
(a.k.a. Mount Olympus) (Mars)
The tallest mountain in the solar system, Olympus Mons rises to approximately 27 km. The mountain has been known to astronomers since the nineteenth century because it is tall enough to rise above Mars' frequent dust storms.
It's about three-and-a-half times as long as Steel Dragon 2000
In other words, 8.850 kilometers is 3.570 times the length of Steel Dragon 2000, and the length of Steel Dragon 2000 is 0.28010 times that amount.
(a.k.a. スチールドラゴン2000) (Nagashima Span Land; Kuwana, Mie Prefecture, Japan)
The roller coaster Steel Dragon 2000 is 2.4790 kilometers in length. It is one of only two operating "Gigacoasters" (meaning its height is between 0.09144 kilometers and 0.12160 kilometers) in the world, having a height of 0.097 kilometers.
It's about three-and-a-half times as long as The Belmont Stakes
In other words, 8.850 kilometers is 3.666090 times the length of The Belmont Stakes, and the length of The Belmont Stakes is 0.27277020 times that amount.
(Belmont Park, Elmont, New York) (total race length)
The total race length of the Belmont Stakes run at Belmont Park is 2.4140160 kilometers. It was during the 1974 Belmont Stakes that Secretariat set an America Grade 1 stakes record in winning by a distance of about 0.0755904 kilometers
It's about four times as long as The Beast (Roller Coaster)
In other words, 8.850 kilometers is 3.9460 times the length of The Beast (Roller Coaster), and the length of The Beast (Roller Coaster) is 0.25340 times that amount.
(King's Island Amusement Park; Mason, OH)
The roller coaster The Beast is 2.2430 kilometers in length. On its twenty-fifth year of operation in 2004, The Beast was awarded the Landmark Award by the American Coaster Enthusiasts as a historically significant roller coaster.