LONG POND, PA (October 3, 2012) – Pocono Raceway announced today, through its relationship with New Era Tickets, the Official Ticket Partner of “The Tricky Triangle,” tickets to the 2013 Pocono 400 (June 9) and Pennsylvania 400 (August 4) races are now available at select Redbox kiosks in the greater-Philadelphia area. The Raceway joins an elite list of national sport venues and events to partner with Redbox TicketsTM, including the Wells Fargo Center (Philadelphia), Villanova University Athletics and the Philadelphia Film Festival.
“We are thrilled with the newly-created partnership with such an innovative company as Redbox, through our existing relationship with New Era Tickets.” said Brandon Igdalsky, Pocono Raceway President and CEO. “Growing up in the greater-Philadelphia area, I know, firsthand, what sports mean to the region. We have a large fan following in southeastern Pennsylvania and New Jersey areas, and this opportunity allows our motorsports fans a new, easy and unique way to purchase their 2013 tickets.”
Concourse Vista Grandstand tickets, costing $50 or $25 for children ages 12 and under, to both 2013 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series races at the Long Pond, PA facility will be available at nearly 600 Redbox Philadelphia-area kiosks or online at www.redbox.com/tickets. Additional Pocono Raceway seating locations and events may become available at a later date.
Tickets, to both NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race weekends, and the newly-announced IZOD IndyCar Series event, can still be purchased at www.poconoraceway.com or by calling 1-800-RACEWAY (1-800-722-3929).
About Pocono Raceway
“The Tricky Triangle” is host to two NASCAR Sprint Cup Series, one IZOD IndyCar Series, one NASCAR Camping World Truck Series, two ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards and one Firestone Indy Light Series events each year. Pocono Raceway’s 2.5-mile triangular design makes it truly unique. Pocono is the only track on the NASCAR Sprint Cup Circuit with three turns, three different radii and three variant degrees of banking. All that ensures our fans will enjoy some serious action, meanwhile presenting a competitive challenge to the world’s best drivers and their crew chiefs. Pocono strives to create a family atmosphere with increased focus on the Fan Experience. We are Pocono Raceway and this is “The Tricky Triangle.”
In business for over 50 years, Pocono Raceway is family-owned and situated in the beautiful Pocono Mountains of Pennsylvania. We are located within 300 miles of one-third of the U.S. population and within 90 miles of New York City and Philadelphia. Pocono Raceway is and always will be an attractive option for NASCAR and race fans alike.
Pocono Raceway is the world’s largest solar powered sports facility. The Raceway developed a 25 acre, three megawatt solar farm that provides the energy needs of the Raceway as well as adding electricity to the local power grid.