|By Marketwired .||
|March 10, 2014 04:38 PM EDT||
ATLANTA, GA -- (Marketwired) -- 03/10/14 -- PrimeSport, the leader in providing direct access to the biggest sporting events on the planet, announced today a new partnership with the Indianapolis Motor Speedway to offer official fan travel packages for both the 2014 Indianapolis 500 and 2014 Crown Royal Presents the "Your Hero's Name Here" 400 at the Brickyard. The 2014 Indianapolis 500 will take place Sunday, May 25, 2014 while the Crown Royal Presents the "Your Hero's Name Here" 400 at the Brickyard event will run Sunday, July 27, 2014.
"Our goal is to provide racing fans coming to Indianapolis with the absolute best experience possible, and we are excited about being able to offer that exceptional experience through our new partnership with PrimeSport," said Doug Boles, President, Indianapolis Motor Speedway. "PrimeSport has an extensive track record managing fan travel for high-profile sporting events, and we are looking forward to tapping into the unmatched travel services they can provide fans for our events."
As part of the partnership, PrimeSport is offering Official Indianapolis 500 Travel Packages that include: 2 - 4 nights hotel accommodations, pre-race pit pass, driver's meeting pass for Saturday May 24, roundtrip transfers to the race and airport, official Indy 500 race program and souvenir, admission to the Indianapolis Motor Speedway Hall of Fame Museum, breakfast at the hotel and premium race tickets (with upgrades available). Each package is customizable and can be fit to a fan's specific needs.
Official Crown Royal Presents the "Your Hero's Name Here" 400 at the Brickyard Travel Packages are also available and can include: 2 - 3 nights hotel accommodations, roundtrip transfers to the race, admission to the Indianapolis Motor Speedway Hall of Fame Museum, official souvenir race program, welcome bag, lanyard, ticket holder and premium race tickets (with upgrades available). Each package is customizable and can be fit to a fan's specific needs.
"We are thrilled about our partnership with the Indianapolis Motor Speedway and the opportunity to offer racing fans an unforgettable and hassle-free experience when traveling to Indianapolis," said Sam Soni, President at PrimeSport. "We are looking forward to providing fans with a safe, reliable and officially sanctioned place to buy official travel packages."
For more information on the Official Travel Packages for races at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway, visit PrimeSport.com.
PrimeSport is the leader in providing direct access to the biggest sporting events on the planet, offering tickets, travel, hospitality, and VIP experiences for corporations, professional sports teams and fans. PrimeSport's extensive experience in sports travel, hospitality and ticketing has allowed the company to form long term, official partnerships with some of the largest sporting events and organizations in the country. As a result, PrimeSport can provide more exclusive access to more events than any other company in the industry. Official partnerships include select NCAA Championships®, including the Men's Basketball Tournament and Final Four®, Men's College World Series®, Division I Wrestling Championships, Women's College World Series®, Women's Final Four®, Women's Volleyball Championship and NCAA Men's Frozen Four®, seventeen NFL teams, 2015 College Football Playoff, Rose Bowl, Sugar Bowl, Alamo Bowl, Orange Bowl, Liberty Bowl, Capital One Bowl, Russell Athletic Bowl, Holiday Bowl, San Diego County Credit Union Poinsettia Bowl, Chick-fil-A Bowl, Chick-fil-A Kickoff Game, AdvoCare Texas Kickoff, ACC Football Championship, State Farm Champions Classic, Jimmy V Classic, ACC Men's Basketball Tournament, Wrangler National Finals Rodeo, Feld Motor Sports, more than forty major NCAA Division I universities, nineteen NASCAR speedways and more. PrimeSport is a privately-held company, headquartered in Atlanta, GA. For more information, visit www.primesport.com or call 800/591-9198.
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About the Indianapolis Motor Speedway
The Indianapolis Motor Speedway has been recognized as the Racing Capital of the World since it opened in 1909 with a 2.5-mile oval track, which has played host to the Indianapolis 500 since 1911. IMS hosts four world-class racing events annually -- the Indianapolis 500 and Grand Prix of Indianapolis for the IndyCar Series, the Kroger Super Weekend at the Brickyard for the NASCAR Sprint Cup and Nationwide Series and the TUDOR United SportsCar Championship and Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge, and the Red Bull Indianapolis GP for the MotoGP World Championship. The Speedway is the only track in the world that plays host to all of these series every year. The Speedway is the world's largest spectator-sporting facility, with more than 250,000 permanent seats. The entire facility spans more than 1,100 acres and includes the historic, 2.5-mile oval, an infield road course with Grand Prix and MotoGP configurations and a championship-caliber 18-hole golf course that includes four holes in the infield of the oval. IMS received the nickname "The Brickyard" after its original crushed stone-and-tar surface was repaved with 3.2 million bricks for safety reasons in fall 1909. Since then, the Speedway has been the site of countless innovations in automotive technology and motorsports safety ranging from mandatory crash helmet use to the revolutionary SAFER Barrier. For more information about IMS, please visit www.ims.com.