Star-Studded Lineup Announced for Denny Hamlin Short Track Showdown, Benefiting the Children's Hospital of Richmond at VCU
NASCAR driver Denny Hamlin and Richmond International Raceway President Dennis Bickmeier joined forces today to announce a star-studded lineup for the Denny Hamlin Short Track Showdown at RIR on Thursday, April 25.
Richmond International Raceway's Fan Advisory Board Begins 1st Full Term Representing the Best Fans in Motorsports
Last season, Richmond International Raceway assembled its inaugural Fan Advisory Board, compiled of 21 guests who expressed an interest in representing the best fans in all of motorsports. After earning their rookie stripe in the 2011 season, the Fan Advisory Board is back in 2012 for its first full season to assist Richmond International Raceway officials by providing input, advice and feedback on a wide range of topics.
Last year, BUBBA burger® and Richmond International Raceway launched the “Signature BUBBA burger® Contest,” which featured NASCAR Nationwide Series drivers submitting their burger creations. 2011 Daytona 500 winner Trevor Bayne was crowned BUBBA burger® champion after judges tasted his scrumptious “Big Cheese,” featuring three cheeses and crispy bacon. This year, fans are invited to submit their creations for a chance to win some great prizes, including race tickets, pre-race ceremony access and lots of BUBBA burgers®.
Richmond International Raceway and Virginia 529 College Savings Plan officials hosted race fans at the Science Museum of Virginia today for an up-close view of a Diet Coke® and Mentos® blast. The demonstration was part of an announcement leading into the April 26-28 NASCAR weekend at RIR.