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739.70 rods is about nine-tenths as long as Daytona International Speedway.
In other words, it's 0.9246250 times the length of Daytona International Speedway, and the length of Daytona International Speedway is 1.08152 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 800 rods 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.
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