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Martinsville Speedway Introduces New Fan Experience, The Brake Pad

Martinsville Speedway introduces The Brake Pad, a new exclusive Turn 3 backstretch space, that offers race fans the opportunity to get closer than ever with breathtaking views of the intense short track battles in Turn 3.

The Brake Pad is located on the backstretch of Turn 3 with suite-like amenities in a lounge area with plush seating, drink rails, table space and umbrellas to enjoy the race near the action on the track. Fans can move around The Brake Pad throughout the race in the top lounge area with amenities and lower grandstand section with drink rails by the track to find their best vantage point to take in all the fierce racing action.

“The Brake Pad will provide race fans with an exclusive experience on the backstretch of Turn 3 that will put them as close to the intense NASCAR action as ever,” said Clay Campbell, Martinsville Speedway President. “We’re always looking for ways to further enhance are at-track race experience, so we look forward to welcoming fans to the debut of The Brake Pad for the NASCAR Playoffs.”

To download images of The Brake Pad logo and space, click here.

Passes to The Brake Pad includes tickets for Saturday, Oct. 30’s doubleheader with the United Rentals 200 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Playoff race and the Dead On Tools 250 NASCAR Xfinity Series Playoff race and Sunday, Oct. 31’s Xfinity 500 NASCAR Cup Series Playoff race that sets the Championship 4 field. It also includes a Pre-Race Experience Pass for Sunday, Racing Electronics scanner for both days, all-inclusive food options, two tickets for beverages, and a cash bar for alcoholic drinks with special pricing. The Brake Pad will exclusively seat up to 120 guests.

The Brake Pad tickets are available for purchase starting today for $169. To learn more about The Brake Pad, visit www.martinsvillespeedway.com/thebrakepad.

NASCAR Playoff Race Weekend

NASCAR returns this fall as Martinsville Speedway hosts the penultimate races of the NASCAR Cup Series, NASCAR Xfinity Series and NASCAR Camping World Truck Series seasons on Oct. 30-31. On Saturday, Oct. 30, Martinsville will host a doubleheader with the United Rentals 200 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Playoff race at 1:00 p.m. and the Dead On Tools 250 NASCAR Xfinity Series Playoff race at 6:00 p.m. The NASCAR Cup Series’ Championship 4 will be set in the Xfinity 500 on Sunday, Oct. 31 at 2:00 p.m.

NASCAR race tickets are available for purchase via phone at 877-RACE-TIX or online at martinsvillespeedway.com.

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About Martinsville Speedway

Founded by H. Clay Earles in 1947, Martinsville Speedway is the only NASCAR track to host NASCAR Cup Series races every year since its inception in 1949. At .526 miles in length, the track annually hosts two NASCAR race weekends featuring the NASCAR Cup Series, along with NASCAR Xfinity Series and NASCAR Gander RV & Outdoors Truck Series races in the fall. Martinsville Speedway also annually hosts the ValleyStar Credit Union 300, the nation’s biggest, richest and most prestigious NASCAR Late Model Stock Car race. For more information about Martinsville Speedway, visit martinsvillespeedway.com.


The National Association for Stock Car Auto Racing (NASCAR) is the sanctioning body for the No. 1 form of motorsports in the United States and owner of 16 of the nation’s major motorsports entertainment facilities. NASCAR consists of three national series (NASCAR Cup Series™, NASCAR Xfinity Series™, and NASCAR Gander RV & Outdoors Truck Series™), four regional series (ARCA Menards Series, ARCA Menards Series East & West and the NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour), one local grassroots series and three international series. The International Motor Sports Association™ (IMSA®) governs the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship™, the premier U.S. sports car series. NASCAR also owns Motor Racing Network, Racing Electronics, Americrown Service and ONE DAYTONA. Based in Daytona Beach, Florida, with offices in eight cities across North America, NASCAR sanctions more than 1,200 races in more than 30 U.S. states, Canada, Mexico and Europe. For more information visit www.NASCAR.com and www.IMSA.com, and follow NASCAR on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and Snapchat (‘NASCAR’).