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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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  • Upcoming Events

     

    Toyota Owners 400

    April 26, 2014 at Richmond International Raceway 

    ou’ve got to see your favorite drivers, including Dale Earnhardt Jr., Jimmie Johnson, Denny Hamlin, Jeff Gordon & Tony Stewart, battling “under the lights” at the Toyota Owners 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 $40 on Tickets to the Toyota Owners 400 with the Virginia is for Lovers offer!

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

     

    Optima Batteries ChumpCar World Series "VIR 24-Hour Classic"

    August 9-10, 2014 at Virginia International Raceway 

    It will be a hot summer night at VIR when ChumpCar returns with your favorite wacky “junkers n’ clunkers” 24-hr endurance race. This series is for gear-heads, for people who love driving and driving fast. It’s not about gimmicks or theatrics. Rather, it’s for grassroots race teams and for chumps that have always wanted to go road racing without all the hassle. It’s about “Joe Average” and almost-race-ready cars.

    Go to VIRnow.com or call (434) 822-7700 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 7th. Make it a long weekend! Friday, September 6th, 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. 27th 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. 26th and Pole Day on Oct. 25th. The Late Model Stock cars will rule the track with the Virginia is for Racing Lovers 300 on Oct. 6. It is the biggest, richest and most exciting NASCAR Late Model race in the nation.

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