How Long is 2 Minutes? It’s about what it takes for a race car to get around the 2.5 mile Indy 500 track … 4 times. If that seems like a lot, then you’re on your way to understanding that 2 minutes may seem short, but it’s a lot longer than you think. To Read More, Subscribe Below Free All-Access Trial for 14 Days We are thrilled to offer VIP access to our leadership newsletter for 14 days. No risk. No obligation. SIGN UP HERE. Already Have an account? LOG IN to your account here.