VIR Tickets Available Online

2007-03-30 01:48
Spectator tickets for major events at VIRginia International Raceway are now available online through VIR, America's Motorsport Resort has partnered with Etix to bring this convenience to race fans.

By either accessing Etix through the VIR website, or by going straight to and following the links to Sports, to Virginia, then to Alton, fans of road racing can purchase tickets online for a small additional fee, print the tickets and simply show up at the track, ticket already in hand.

"We are pleased to bring this convenience to our fans," said VIR General Manager Josh Lief. "One of the biggest complaints heard at all types of attractions is the wait in line for tickets. This will allow our many fans to avoid that delay."

Tickets are available online for the April 27-29 Grand-Am Rolex Series VIR Grand-Am Rolex Sports Car Series presented by Crown Royal Special Reserve VIR 400, the Heacock Classic Gold Cup Historic Races on June 8-10 and the October 5-7 GT Live/KONI Challenge Series weekend.

Fans purchasing tickets before April 21 for the Grand-Am Rolex Sports Car Series presented by Crown Royal Special Reserve VIR 400 will be eligible for a drawing to win a ride in the Grand-Am pace car with a championship driver. The Grand-Am Rolex weekend will be action-packed, including the Moto-St Motorcycle endurance races and national championship formula car racing by both Star Mazda and Skip Barber series.

VIRginia International Raceway is a multi-purpose road racing facility, located just on the Dan River between Danville and South Boston, Virginia. In addition to its 3.27 mile natural-terrain road racing circuit, VIR is the cornerstone of VIR Club, America's first motorsports country club; the VIR Raceplex Industrial Park; the Plantation Valley Kart Track, a 5/8 mile paved karting circuit; The Lodge at VIR, a 27-room trackside hotel; the VIR Paddock Suites and Garages, with 18 dual-purpose hospitality/lodging units and garages; Camp Motorsport; and the Oak Tree Tavern, a full-service restaurant located within the circa-1840 Plantation Clubhouse.

Source: VIRginia International Raceway

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