Data set contains the year of the Kentucky Derby, the winning horse, the condition of the track and the average speed of the winner for years 1896–2011.
A data frame with 116 observations on the following 8 variables.
year of Kentucky Derby
a character vector with the name of the winning horse
number of horses that started the race
the net winnings of the winner, in U.S. dollars
the winning time in seconds
the winning average speed, n miles per hour
a factor indicating track condition with levels
a factor with with 2 levels of track condition,
Ramsey, F.L. and Schafer, D.W. (2013). The Statistical Sleuth: A Course in Methods of Data Analysis (3rd ed), Cengage Learning.
Kentucky Derby: Kentucky Derby Racing Results.