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TUDOR United SportsCar Series event coming to VIR

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ALTON, Va. -- After years of going head to head, the American Lemans Series and the Grand-Am Series merged to become the TUDOR United SportsCar Series and, in general, it's been great for sports car racing.

There is a major event coming to the nearby Virginia International Raceway in August.

Yes, this is the heart of NASCAR country, but if you like racing it's worth a look.