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Freddie Hunt in the Trofeo Maserati at Virginia International Raceway

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Round 4 in the Maserati Trofeo World Series will feature Freddie Hunt, son of 1976 F1 World Champion, James Hunt. The dashing racer moved back into the spotlight courtesy of Ron Howard’s movie Rush, which recounted his rivalry with Nicki Lauda. Hunt junior will be on the track outside Danville, Virginia, USA, on the weekend… Read more »

2015 Long Range Shooting School

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It is time to start planning the 2015 long range shooting school at the VIR shooting club! Learn the basic fundamentals of long range shooting with an extensive classroom session and an afternoon on the range. We will cover just about everything you will need to know to go do it on your own. Maybe… Read more »

VIRginia International Raceway Announces NISSAN® North America as New Track Sponsor

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Media Contact: Jo-Anne Chase (919) 881-7922 jchase@boltpr.com Danville, Virginia – April 15, 2015 – VIRginia International Raceway, one of America’s premier road courses, is honored to announce NISSAN® as the official track auto partner. The major new sponsorship deal includes a multi-year partnership that builds on the auto manufacturer’s many decades of motorsports passion and… Read more »

VIRginia International Raceway Opens Track for Spring Open House and Iconic Oak Tree Replanting

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Media Contact: Martha Browning (919) 594-2604 mbrowning@boltpr.com   Danville, Virginia – March 25, 2015 – VIRginia International Raceway is hosting its annual Spring Open House and Charity Laps event April 3 to benefit Victory Junction, a moving nonprofit that enriches the lives of children with serious illnesses by providing life-changing camp experiences at no cost… Read more »

Open House-Victory Junction Charity Laps, April 3

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Have you ever dreamed of being a racecar driver and speeding around the Uphill Esses and Oak Tree Turn? Here’s your chance! Join us April 3rd as we host our Open House and Charity laps to benefit Victory Junction, a camp for chronically ill children stated by NASCAR’s Petty family. Pay just $25 for the… Read more »

50 Most Influential Virginians

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Business leaders bemoan them, but people always read them. So hats off to our annual power list. The 2015 list of Virginia’s 50 most influential business leaders shines a light on the men and women who are shaping policy, deals, companies and real estate in Virginia. As power ebbs and flows, some names drop off… Read more »

VIRginia International Raceway Announces Partnership with Wilkins & Co Realtors

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VIRginia International Raceway, is proud to announce a partnership with Wilkins & Company Realtors, the Dan River Region’s first choice in real estate. Wilkins & Co will represent the VIRginia Motorsport Technology Park. VMTP serves as a Mid-Atlantic hub for the motorsport industry and offers tenants a number of competitive advantages. Tenants and owners have access to FREE lunch… Read more »

Bosch Motorsport Added as an Official Sponsor of America’s Motorsport Resort

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Danville, Virginia – Dec. 12, 2014 – VIRginia International Raceway, one of America’s premier road courses, is proud to announce Bosch Motorsport as an official track sponsor. Part of the Bosch Group, Bosch Motorsport is a business unit of the Bosch Engineering Group, a leading global development partner in the automotive industry. Bosch is a… Read more »

Hyper-fest moves to a New Venue and Date in 2015

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Hyper-fest, “the Automotive Amusement Park”, is set to hold its annual motorsports festival next year on Saturday, May 2nd at VIRginia International Raceway (VIR), outside Danville, VA. The event will also partner up with the newly created Street Driven Tour, making Hyper-fest one of the largest motorsport events on the East Coast. The 14th annual… Read more »