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It's about one-fortieth as long as The Indianapolis Motor Speedway
In other words, 97 meters is 0.0241092 times the length of The Indianapolis Motor Speedway, and the length of The Indianapolis Motor Speedway is 41.47790 times that amount.
(Speedway, Indiana) (rectangular oval course)
The rectangular oval course of the Indianapolis Motor Speedway is 4,023.360 meters. While famous for its automotive racing, the first motorsport held at the track was a series of motorcycle races in August, 1909 — a little less than two years before the inaugural Indianapolis 500 race was run.
It's about one-fortieth as long as Daytona International Speedway
In other words, 97 meters is 0.0241092 times the length of Daytona International Speedway, and the length of Daytona International Speedway is 41.47790 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 4,023.360 meters 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 40 times as tall as a Christmas Tree (artificial)
In other words, 97 meters is 42 times the height of a Christmas Tree (artificial), and the height of a Christmas Tree (artificial) is 0.024 times that amount.
(artificial; average height)
The most common height of an artificial Christmas Tree is 2.3 m. According to the most recent USDA Census of Agriculture, a total of 1,389.59 sq. km (343,374 acres) of Christmas Trees were farmed in the US in 2007.

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It's about 45 times as tall as André the Giant
In other words, the height of André the Giant is 0.023 times 97 meters.
(Andr( Ren( Ruossimoff) (1946-1993) (wrestler and actor; WWE kayfabe height)
Andr& the Giant, who had a pituitary syndrome called acromegaly, was 2.2 m tall. Prior to 1973, Roussimoff was billed as having a height of 2.1 m and his true height is the subject of some dispute.
It's about 45 times as tall as Shaq
In other words, the height of Shaq is 0.023 times 97 meters.
(Shaquille O'Neal) (1972-) (professional basketball player, most famously of the Los Angeles Lakers)
Shaq is 2.2 m tall. Shaq maintains an active interest in police work and has served as a reserve officer in both Los Angeles, California and Miami, Florida while playing for NBA franchises in those cities.
It's about 50 times as long as a Queen Size Bed
In other words, 97 meters is 47.740 times the length of a Queen Size Bed, and the length of a Queen Size Bed is 0.02095 times that amount.
(North American/Australian standard; length; mattress only)
A Queen-Size mattress measures 2.032 m from head to foot. Although most antique beds were smaller than modern beds, it was not uncommon for beds in the medieval Europe to reach 5 sq. m (49 sq. ft) for those in positions of wealth or power.
It's about 50 times as long as a King Size Bed
In other words, 97 meters is 47.740 times the length of a King Size Bed, and the length of a King Size Bed is 0.02095 times that amount.
(North American/Australian standard; length; mattress only)
A King-Size mattress measures 2.032 m from head to foot. Although most antique beds were smaller than modern beds, it was not uncommon for beds in the medieval Europe to reach 5 sq. m (49 sq. ft) for those in positions of wealth or power.