Track to Have Large Display at Motorsports Show This Weekend in PA
Richmond International Raceway had a presence at the 2009 Atlantic City Motorsports Show.
RICHMOND INTERNATIONAL RACEWAY TO HAVE LARGE PRESENCE AT MOTORSPORTS RACE CAR & TRADE SHOW IN GREATER PHILADELPHIA THIS WEEKEND
Track Display to Feature #88 Show Car, Appearance by Hermie Sadler and Prizes
As the premier motorsports venue on the East Coast, it’s a natural fit for Richmond International Raceway to have a presence at one of the most popular regional motorsports shows in the East—the 25th Annual Len Sammons Motorsports Race Car & Trade Show at the Greater Philadelphia Expo Center in Oaks, PA—this weekend.
Thousands of racing enthusiasts will descend upon the show and Richmond International Raceway’s booths (#611-612 & #711-12) are expected to be fan favorites, featuring Dale Earnhardt Jr.’s #88 National Guard show car, an appearance and autograph session from SPEED-TV and NASCAR personality Hermie Sadler (Saturday, 2:00-4:00 p.m.), video highlights of the 2009 NASCAR season at Richmond International Raceway, video games and information about the 2010 season at America’s Premier Short Track. Additionally, fans will be able to enter to win prizes and purchase tickets to the April 30-May 1 NASCAR doubleheader on sight.
The Motorsports Race Car & Trade Show will also feature appearances by NASCAR drivers Kasey Kahne and Marcos Ambrose, the legendary Bobby Allison, FOX-TV’s Jeff Hammond and many more.
Complete show information is available by visiting
Show hours are:
Friday, January 22: 3:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.
Saturday, January 23: 11:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Sunday, January 24: 11:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
NASCAR returns to Richmond International Raceway for an “under the lights” doubleheader, highlighted by the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Crown Royal Presents The Your Name Here 400 race on Saturday, May 1. Tickets start at $40 and can be purchased by logging on to
or calling 866-455-RACE (7223).
The weekend begins on Friday, April 30, with a full day of on-track activity, including the NASCAR Nationwide Series 250 race “under the lights,” practice and Wawa Pole Qualifying for the Sprint Cup Series, as well as practice and pole qualifying for the Nationwide Series. Friday’s tickets are $40 (reserved) and $30 (general admission). Children 12 and under are admitted free with a ticketed adult in general admission sections on Friday only. Tickets can be purchased by logging on to www.rir.com or calling 866-455-RACE (7223).
About Richmond International Raceway:
Richmond International Raceway, known as America’s Premier Short Track, offers great night racing action and a commitment to the fan experience. One of the most popular facilities among drivers and fans in all of motorsports, Richmond International Raceway annually hosts all of its major events, two NASCAR Doubleheader weekends featuring the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series and NASCAR Nationwide Series, under the lights on a ¾-mile D-Shaped oval. The unique layout traditionally produces exciting side-by-side racing, yet drivers reach high enough speeds for a superspeedway feel. Combined with first-class amenities and a focus on the fans, guests at Richmond International Raceway can expect to experience what “Racing Perfection” truly is. For tickets to events at Richmond International Raceway, call 866-455-RACE or visit www.rir.com online.
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