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    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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    Biscuitville 125 NASCAR K&N Pro Series East

    August 16, 2014 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 or call (434) 822-7700 for tickets.


    Oak Tree Grand Prix-TUDOR United SportsCar Championship

    August 22-24, 2014 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 or call (434) 822-7700 for tickets.


    Irwin Tools Night Race at Bristol Motor Speedway

    August 23, 2014 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 Nationwide Series race on August 22, as well as a double header on August 20! The Bush's Beans 150 Whelen Modified Series Race will be followed by the UNOH 200 Presented By ZLOOP Camping World Truck Series Race. Wrapping up both Wednesday night events is a front stretch concert by country music star Dierks Bentley! Don't miss all the action of Bristol Race Week!

    Go to or call 877-801-3945 for tickets. 


    Federated Auto Parts 400 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Race

    September 6, 2014 at Richmond International Raceway

    You’ve got to see your favorite drivers, including Dale Earnhardt Jr., Jimmie Johnson, Denny Hamlin, Jeff Gordon & Tony Stewart, battling “under the lights” for one last chance to make the chase at the Federated Auto Parts 400! Join us for a full day of tailgating, family fun on the Midway, and of course, racing. Tickets start at just $35, and new in 2014: tickets for kids 12 & younger are $25 off the adult price in EVERY grandstand!

    Save $35 on Tickets to theFederated Auto Parts 400 with the Virginia is for Lovers offer!

    Go to or call 866-455-7223 for tickets. 


    Goody's Headache Relief Shot 500

    October 26, 2014 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 or call 877-RACE-TIX 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 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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