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Address: 1245 Pinetree Rd, Alton, VA 24520-3617
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VIR is Amazing

Best motorsports resort in Virginia. I can't wait to go back again! The facilities and staff are amazing.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
Mark S
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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Best motorsports resort in Virginia. I can't wait to go back again! The facilities and staff are amazing.

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Fairfax Station, Virginia
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14 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

14 of us went to VIR on a team building/work outing. Worked with Brenda to set up all the activities, lodging and food. We drove down from DC and arrived at 10:30am. The day was awesome and ran like clockwork. We packed in a bunch of things to do starting with shooting, then lunch, Go Karts, Pit Crew Challenge and... More 

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Ft Washington
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32 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 February 2017

I have visited this facility many times. With the most recent upgrading and repaving, VIR is about as nice as any facility in the country. It also has a wonderful hotel, racetrack rooms, and a very nice commissary as well. If you have the chance to drive this place, take it.

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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14 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2016

We recently attended the Teen Driving Solutions course at VIR and were impressed with the venue. We spent our time on the skid pad, the Patriot course and one of the buildings in the South Paddock. The Patriot course pavement was smooth and the course was challenging. The skid pad could use some attention / new pavement. The classroom space... More 

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States
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5 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016

Was therefor NNJR HPDE. The track is newly paved, All the paddock areas are paved and the staff there was excellent.

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Thank Michael L
Virginia
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22 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016

What an amazing facility. I stayed in the Villas. The space is unbelievable.The VIR staff were accommodating. We ate dinner at the main restaurant. The buffalo cauliflower was amazing. The veggies and tofu was not so much!! Everyone else loved their food, sea bass, pecan crusted chicken, etc.

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Thank tralam1
Chapel Hill, North Carolina
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50 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

I have attended races at most of the great road courses in the US and Canada. This was my first visit to VIR and I found the course in total to be a great racing site with challenging turns and good elevation changes. The open paddock is great. There is a first rate store near the paddock with truly useful... More 

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Thank Ned M
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233 reviews
27 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

VIR knows how to host a race weekend. This was a NASA event on Saturday and Sunday following one of the track sponsored Track Daze on Friday. They have lodging facilities as well as power all throughout the pit area. Plus, a gorgeous location.

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Thank 1econ
Mineral, Virginia
1 review
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 May 2016

I have always wanted to go to VIR and i recently attended HYPER-FEST. I was very impressed!! I don't think there is a bad spot to sit and watch a race. The one thing I took away from my time at this track is that because it has lots of places to watch from and hills I will make sure... More 

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Fredericksburg, Virginia
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53 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 May 2016 via mobile

First time back to VIR since the early 70s. They have done a wonderful wonderful job bringing the track back to life. All the guards and workers were very kind and helpful. There are lots of good spectating areas and we really do enjoy the picnic tables. Such a shame to have lost the Oak tree but it looks like... More 

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