NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Archives

PIR to be renamed Jeff Gordon Raceway for event

Phoenix International Raceway will officially be renamed Jeff Gordon Raceway on Nov. 15, 2015 for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Quicken Loans Race for Heroes 500, PIR President Bryan R. Sperber announced today. The race is the semifinal race for the Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup and will be Gordon’s last Sprint Cup Series… Read More →

Top 5: Sporting Events (Fall-Winter 2012)

Photo: Andy Jou

The Top 5 Sporting Events — as voted on by Experience AZ readers: Nascar Sprint Cup Series 7602 S. Avondale Blvd., Avondale, AZ 85323 (623) 772-2000 phoenixraceway.com Held at the Phoenix International Raceway, the Sprint Cup Series is the top racing series of the National Association for Stock Car Auto Racing. WM Phoenix Open 7226… Read More →

Gov. Brewer will start race at PIR

by in Business News | Politics | Sports

Arizona Governor Jan Brewer has been selected as the Honorary Starter for the AdvoCare 500, Phoenix International Raceway President Bryan R. Sperber announced today. As the Honorary Starter, Governor Brewer will wave the green flag to start the AdvoCare 500, as well as greet the drivers during pre-race ceremonies on Sunday, Nov. 11, 2012. “We… Read More →