Richmond International Raceway Keeps Fans Updated on Race Weekend with RIRUPDATES Texting Service
Texting Service, Mobile App, Mobile Website & Social Media Keep Fans in the Loop
Fans can sign up for RIR's race weekend updates by texting "RIRUPDATES" to 69050
The 2012 season at Richmond International Raceway marks the third year of RIRUPDATES, an informative texting service to keep fans informed on race weekend. Fans are encouraged to sign up for race weekend updates by texting “RIRUPDATES” to 69050, enabling them to receive information via SMS text messages on their Sprint device or other mobile carrier. After texting “RIRUPDATES” to 69050, fans will receive a standard reply message confirming they are signed up for the service. Standard text message fees from service providers apply.
Now is a great time to sign up for the updates as we’re just a month away from the NASCAR doubleheader weekend at Richmond International Raceway, featuring the Federated Auto Parts 400 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series event, which is “One Last Race to Make The Chase,” and the Virginia 529 College Savings 250 NASCAR Nationwide Series race.
Additional ways to stay updated on RIR’s race weekend are:
- Free mobile application, available for download on Apple and Android devices
- RIR’s Facebook page (www.facebook.com/richmondinternationalraceway) and Twitter account (www.twitter.com/ririnsider)
- Mobile website, which can be accessed by opening rir.com in your mobile device’s web browser
NASCAR returns to Richmond International Raceway September 7-8 for the “One Last Race to Make The Chase” weekend, featuring the Federated Auto Parts 400 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race. This is the final event before the field is set for the Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup. You can experience the excitement with tickets starting at $45, which can be purchased by clicking here or calling 866-455-7223.The weekend begins on Friday, September 7, with a full day of on-track excitement, including the Virginia 529 College Savings 250 NASCAR Nationwide Series race. The best of the Nationwide Series will mix it up with Sprint Cup drivers running double-duty. Tickets start at $30 and can be purchased by clicking here or calling 866-455-7223. Children 12 and younger are admitted free in general admission sections with a ticketed adult.
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