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  • RIR Nascar

    Richmond International Raceway (RIR) hosts two important NASCAR Sprint Cup races each season, both under the lights - one of only a few NASCAR venues to hold night races. More Information
     

    Martinsville NASCAR

    Martinsville SPeedway is NASCAR's shortest track, but one of the most exciting. Opened in 1947, Martinsville is the only original NASCAR track to still hold Sprint Cup races. More Information
     

    Virginia International Raceway

    Virginia International Raceway in Halifax County is Virginia's top road-course speedway, hosting everything from Sports Car series to Superbikes. More Information 

    South Boston Speedway

    SOUTH BOSton speedway is home track for some of Virginia's best NASCAR drivers, including Ward and Jeff Burton and Hermie and Elliott Sadler. More Information 

    Richmond Dragway

    Drag Racing is well represented throughout the Commonwealth. Richmond Dragway, an IHRA sanctioned track, hosts over 60 racing events annually. More Information 

    Arena Racing

    YEAR-ROUND Racing Competitive motorsports moves indoors as Arena Racing USA hosts up to 56 race teams inside the Richmond Coliseum.

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    Martinsville Speedway NASCAR Kroger 250

    March 28, 2015 at Martinsville Speedway

    The drivers of the Kroger 250, NASCAR Camping World Truck Series, will experience exciting racing action as they battle it out to the finish at Martinsville Speedway. Get your tickets now

    STP 500 at Martinsville Speedway

    March 29, 2015 at Martinsville Speedway

    Martinsville Speedway is known for lots of action, high energy and thrills and the STP 500 will deliver on that. Don't miss the high octane action as the drivers of the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series roll out to take their stab at winning the infamous Grandfather Clock trophy and being crowned the champion. Get your tickets now

    Xfinity Series 300 & PittLite 125 at Bristol Motor Speedway

    April 18, 2015 at Bristol Motor Speedway

    The Xfinity Series races at Bristol routinely puts on one of the best shows in the motorsports. If you have not experienced it, now is the time to get your tickets and be a part of it all at the World’s Fastest Half Mile. Tickets on Sale now for as low as $30 in advance.

    Food City 500 NASCAR Sprint Cup Race at Bristol Motor Speedway

    April 19, 2015 at Bristol Motor Speedway

    Come on back to the Last Great Coliseum for our new spring NASCAR Weekend, April 17-19, 2015. Tickets are on sale now for as low as $64 with kids pricing (15 and under) starting at just $32.

    ToyotaCare 250 NASCAR Xfinity Series Race

    April 24, 2015 at Richmond International Raceway

    Watch as young guns,like defending series champion Chase Elliott, take on battle-tested veterans like defending race winner Kevin Harvick. You can be a part of history as NASCAR’s new title sponsor XFINITY comes to Richmond for the first time. Make sure to bring out the family because children 12 and younger are FREE with a ticketed adult in general admission seating areas. Get tickets now!

    TOYOTA OWNERS 400 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Race

    April 25, 2015 at Richmond International Raceway

    You know how they say you pay for the whole seat, but only need the edge? Well, that’s the case for the TOYOTA OWNERS 400 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at Richmond International Raceway. You will be jumping from your seat as you watch side-by-side short track action “under the lights” between NASCAR’s best. Get tickets now!

    Irwin Tools Night Race at Bristol Motor Speedway

    August 22, 2015 at Bristol Motor Speedway

    It's called the Last Great Colosseum. See why when NASCAR's top series takes to the ring for beating and banging action under the lights during the Irwin Tools Night Race. Ahead of the Sprint Cup action is the Food City 300 Xfinity Series race on August 21, as well as a double header on August 19! UNOH 200 presented by Z-Loop Camping World Truck Series Race & The Bush's Beans 150 Whelen Modified Series. Don't miss all the action of Bristol Race Week!

    Oak Tree Grand Prix-TUDOR United SportsCar Championship

    August 21-23, 2015 at Virginia International Raceway

    The TUDOR United SportsCar Championship (USC) is a sports car racing series based in the United States and Canada and organized by the International Motor Sports Association (IMSA). It is a result of a merger between two existing North American sports car racing series, the American Le Mans Series and Rolex Sports Car Series. See this series heat up the pavement at VIR during the Oak Tree Grand Prix!

    Go to VIRnow.com or call (434) 822-7700 for tickets.

    Biscuitville 125-NASCAR K&N Pro Series East & Cooper Tire Proto Type Lites

    August 29, 2015 at Virginia International Raceway

    The NASCAR K&N Pro Series is NASCAR’s top developmental series. Divided into an East and West division, the K&N Pro Series East will be racing one of North America's most challenging road courses when it comes to VIR in August for the Biscuitville 125.

    Go to VIRnow.com or call (434) 822-7700 for tickets.

    Goody's Headache Relief Shot 500

    November 1, 2015 at Martinsville Speedway

    Don't miss the high octane action as the drivers of the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series roll out to take their stab at winning the famous Grandfather Clock trophy and being crowned the champion. Martinsville Speedway is known for lots of action, high energy and thrills and the Goody's Headache Relief Shot 500 will deliver on that. See if your driver has what it takes to conquer the famous paperclip and drive their car away in one piece! Go to MartinsvilleSpeedway.com for tickets. 

  • Checkered Flag Sponsors

    For some of the most exciting racing action on the East Coast, look no further than Martinsville and Richmond, two of the most celebrated and historic NASCAR venues on the circuit. Experience night racing action as RIR hosts the last chance to make the Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup, and don't miss the classic, fender bending competition at Martinsville, NASCAR's shortest but arguably most competitive track.


    Richmond International Raceway

    Richmond International Raceway

    Experience Racing Perfection “under the lights” as Dale Earnhardt Jr., Jimmie Johnson, Kyle Busch, Jeff Gordon and all of NASCAR’s hottest stars bang around the 3/4-mile track for the checkered flag in the Federate Auto Parts 400 on Saturday night, September 6th. Make it a long weekend! Friday, September 5th, the Nationwide Series drivers take to the track in the Virginia 529 College Savings 250. Tickets are on sale NOW. Call 866-455-7223 or visit www.rir.com for details.

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    Martinsville Speedway

    Martinsville Speedway

    If you are a race fan, or if you just like an exciting atmosphere, Martinsville Speedway should be the center of your October universe. The Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup makes its only stop in the Commonwealth on Oct. 26th for the Goody's Headache Relief Shot 500 presented by Kroger. It’s a weekend of excitement with the Kroger 200 Truck Series race on Oct. 25th and Virginia Lottery Pole Day on Oct. 24th. The Late Model Stock cars will rule the track with the MDCU 300 on Oct. 5. It is the biggest, richest and most exciting NASCAR Late Model race in the nation.

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