Media Inquiries

Pikes Peak International Raceway, located in Fountain just south of Colorado Springs, is Colorado’s premier venue for cultural music and motorsports. The site is open to the public year-round, hosting a variety of festivals, concerts, and performance driving programs. The 1,300-acre property includes a banked, one-mile oval, 1.3-mile road course, ⅛-mile drag strip and multi-functional meeting spaces.

Media Credential Types:

Amateur Pass: The Amateur media pass allows amateur or new media personnel access to designated areas on the property. This pass is meant for individuals looking to gain motorsport and trackside experience. Amateur Media will be required to purchase an entry ticket for any events through event ticket links.

Professional Pass: The Professional media pass allows media personnel access to designated areas on the property, including on track access. This pass is meant for media planning to re-sell image packages or footage for commercial use. If approved, you will be required to provide PPIR with any media captured at the event. It is highly recommended that Professional Media obtain a spotter for events. Please provide media within 10 days after the event. You will receive free entry into events.

Press Pass: The Press Pass allows media personnel General Admission access to events. This pass is meant for individuals that have been hired by a publication or company to cover a PPIR event. Each individual from your media outlet must fill out an application.

For any questions regarding venue details or media, please contact Rachel Tucker, Director of Photography and Media, at or call 832.451.7113.

Please review PPIR’s Media Terms & Conditions here.

If you would like to attend an event as media or to capture content, please fill out and submit a media application for review and approval.