Experience Friday’s On Track Activity From Pit Road With RIR’s Pre-Race Pit Passes
Posted by: Dave Thompson, follow @phillyfan17
August 15, 2012
Fans Can Experience Unforgettable Sights & Sounds Up Close on NASCAR Race Day
Richmond, VA (August 15, 2012)—Richmond International Raceway is bringing you closer to the action than ever before with Friday Pre-Race Pit Passes prior to the upcoming Virginia 529 College Savings 250 NASCAR Nationwide Series race on Friday, September 7. You can watch NASCAR pole qualifying and practice from the perspective of a NASCAR crew member and see the stock cars from just a few feet away as they rumble down pit road, giving you an unforgettable experience of the sights and sounds that only NASCAR can produce.
Individual Friday Pre-Race Pit Passes, $50 per person, are the only way fans can gain access to pit road this season. Friday Pre-Race Pit Passes are available online by clicking here or calling 866-455-7223.
Friday’s events include Gatorade Pole Qualifying and practice for the Sprint Cup Series, as well as WRIC-TV8 Pole Qualifying and practice for the Nationwide Series. In order to purchase the Friday Pre-Race Pit Pass, you must have a ticket for the September 7, Virginia 529 College Savings 250 NASCAR Nationwide Series race. Pre-Race Pit Passes are limited to guests 16 years of age and older. Parent or guardian must sign waivers for and accompany children under 18 who are utilizing Pre-Race Pit Passes.
Again this year, shorts, short-sleeve or sleeveless shirts and blouses and open-toed shoes are permitted. Shoes, shirts and pants or shorts, dresses and/or skirts and blouses are required. No alcohol or coolers are permitted in the infield.
To purchase tickets for the September 7, Virginia 529 College Savings 250 NASCAR Nationwide Series race and Pre-Race Pit Passes, click here and be sure to “add race day activities” or call 866-455-7223. Friday’s tickets start at $30 in advance and children 12 and under are admitted free with a ticketed adult in general admission.
The Saturday, September 8, Federated Auto Parts 400 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series event is “One Last Race to Make The Chase.” Drivers will be looking to race their way into The Chase with just the top 10 drivers in the point standings and two “Wild Card” drivers earning Chase berths. See the drama unfold live! Tickets start at $45 and can be purchased by clicking here or calling 866-455-7223.