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Virginia International Raceway - VIR

US / Virginia
Listed By: Virginia Film Office
Location ID: #009-3873
Paul Newman once said, “If there’s a Heaven on Earth, it’s VIR”. As the 12 year home of Car and Drivers Lightning Lap, VIRginia International Raceway is an iconic North American track near Danville, Virginia. Featuring rolling hills and miles of lush forest on an expansive 1,300-acre property, VIR has secured a spot on an esteemed shortlist of the world’s most iconic tracks. Perfect for groups of all sizes, VIR’s property offers a 3.37 mile track, off-roading area, skid pad, banquet hall, tavern, 7,000 sq. ft. indoor gallery space, ample crew parking, basecamp area and ability to build onsite. Additionally, crew housing is available on property, including the two-story luxury Villas at South Bend facing the famous uphill Esses; Pit Lane Rooms, overlooking the start/finish line; The Lodge, with beautifully appointed rooms and premier racetrack views; or space for RV’s and trailers. VIR’s amenities make it an unparalleled venue for the film industry. . Click here for additional info.

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Location Address


Alton, VA 24520
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Contact Details

Virginia Film Office
Richmond, VA
Phone: 804.545.5530
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