Tag Archives: Virginia International Raceway

Behold All The Sports Car Racing Goodness At VIR Last Weekend

The only good place to go fast in Virginia is Virginia International Raceway. (Trust me on this.)

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Two Dead After Plane Crashes At Virginia International Raceway

Two Dead After Plane Crashes At Virginia International Raceway

Two people are dead after a small plane crashed into the field of the Patriot Course at the Virginia International Raceway, according to reports.

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What Is This $2 Million Porsche Doing At VIR?

This is a 1964 Porsche 904 Carrera GTS, valued somewhere between $1.5 and $2.0 million. And here it is going out onto Virginia International Raceway. Oh yes.

Reader Suneil spotted this car just last week and believes that it was out for a Porsche commercial shoot, and we’re inclined to believe him. He said there was a 959 and a Carrera GT at VIR as well, but "those were worth nothing next to this rare bird with only 6000 miles on it!" There are only two of these things in the country and the other one is owned by Jay Leno.

Suneil put the experience of seeing and hearing the little 1,966cc flat-four rumble around simply and elegantly. "I experienced heaven on earth, thought I’d share with others."