INDYCAR Nation FAQs



What does it mean to be an INDYCAR Nation Premier Member Champion?

INDYCAR Nation Premier Members have purchased a Champion or Legend fan membership and are 18 years and older

  • Special offers, contests and perks from track partners and sponsors
  • Weekly e-newsletters and insider info on races, drivers and teams
  • Membership kit that includes Verizon IndyCar Series merchandise and much more.
  • Driver meet & greets and special events *
  • Benefits and exclusive access offered by tracks and/or promoters *

* May not be available at all races. Limited time and limited space/quantities may apply.

Membership Questions

When I join INDYCAR Nation as a Premier member, how long does my membership last?

  • Your INDYCAR Nation Premier membership will last until December 31 of that same year.

How much is the INDYCAR Nation Premier membership?

  • The annual membership fee for a Champion member is $34.95.
  • The annual membership feel for a Legend member is $99.95

I am considered a LIFETIME member through past fan clubs or INDY Downforce offers. What is my membership status now?

  • As a LIFETIME member, you are automatically an INDYCAR Nation Champion member and will never need to renew your membership, unless you have not logged into your account since January 2015.
  • If you have not logged on, your account will be deactivated.

Can my son or daughter join INDYCAR Nation if he/she is under the age of 18?

  • Unfortunately, INDYCAR Nation is only open to persons 18 years and older due to liability issues at certain areas in the track.
  • Our friends at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway offer something for children called the Indianapolis Motor Speedway KIDS CLUB.

I live outside of the United States. Can I join INDYCAR Nation as a Premier member?

  • INDYCAR Nation Premier Membership is open to anyone 18 years and older, inside or outside of the U.S. Additional shipping charges will be applied for members outside the U.S.

I joined INDYCAR Nation as a Premier Member and have not received my membership kit. What should I do?

  • Email indycarnation@indycar.com with your name, address and when you signed up, stating you've not received your kit.
  • Due to shipments of inventory out of our control, it may take 4-6 weeks for you receive your member kit.

I received my membership card with my INDYCAR Nation Premier membership kit. What do I need this for?

  • From time to time, you will need to show your Premier card for special access at the race track or other partner venues. We'll make sure you know when you need you card, but plan to have it with you at all race events.
  • You do not have a membership number on this card. This is not needed for tracking purposes.
  • Please sign your card to use as a member confirmation piece when needed.
  • This card will also get you a discount at our merchandise locations.

I lost my Premier membership card. How can I get a new one?

Registration/Sign-In Questions

  • Your USERNAME is the e-mail address you have registered with your account
  • If you know your e-mail address and have forgotten you password, access the Reset Password page on the INDYCAR Nation website to reset your password. A temporary password will be sent to your email address. We recommend changing your password once you have logged in with your temporary password.
  • To find out your membership renewal date, log into your INDYCAR Nation account and click "My Account".
  • If you continue having problems, please send an e-mail to indycarnation@indycar.com explaining the problem you are having.

Member Events & Offers

What types of member events will be planned and how do I participate?

  • INDYCAR Nation will plan special events at each race, such as: pre-race parties, pre-race track access, driver meet & greets, Q & A's, autograph sessions, family events, etc.
  • Events will either be open to all INDYCAR Nation Premier members or available on first come, first serve basis. At times when space has not been filled by Premier members, events may be opened up to all INDYCAR Nation members.
  • For events with limited space, sometimes they will be made available on the INDYCAR Nation online reservation system. You'll reserve your spot and print off a coupon to bring with you to the event.
  • All offers will be sent via e-mail and announced on the website.
  • Some restrictions may apply.

What types of at-track experiences will be offered and how do I participate?

  • INDYCAR Nation Champion members will get opportunities for private garage tours, press conference access, track walks, tours of Race Control, Victory Circle Photos and more. *
  • INDYCAR Nation Legend members will get opportunities for private garage tours, press conference access, track walks, tours of Race Control, Victory Circle Photos, parade laps, hot lap rides, 2-seater rides and more. *
  • For events with limited space, an offer will be made available on the INDYCAR Nation online reservation system. You'll reserve your spot and if space is available, a print-at-home coupon will be sent to you to bring to the event.
  • All offers will be sent via e-mail and announced on the website. Some restrictions may apply.

* May not be available at all races. Limited time and limited space/quantities may apply.

What types of credentials and ticket offers will be offered for the races and how do I participate?

  • INDYCAR will always work to garner special ticket offers and pit & garage credential offers from the track promoter, either as flat discounts or limited-time offers that are first come, first served via the INDYCAR Nation online reservation system.
  • Any special ticket promotions or seat locations are up to the discretion of the track promoter.
  • All offers will be sent via e-mail and announced on the website.
  • Some restrictions may apply.

Is there an INDYCAR Nation ticket block at the races?

  • Any special ticket promotions or seat locations are up to the discretion of the track promoter.
  • INDYCAR will always work to garner special ticket offers for members, either as flat discounts or limited-time offers that are first come, first served via the INDYCAR Nation reservation system.
  • All offers will be sent via e-mail and announced on the website.
  • Some restrictions may apply.

Will there be opportunities to volunteer at races or special events?

  • From time to time, we may need the help of our Premier members. We'll send out e-mails with information if those opportunities arise.

Will there be opportunities for bus trips and travel packages?

  • Yes. From time to time, ICN will plan special travel packages for memberships.

INDYCAR Nation Premier members receive race weekend recap emails from the Trackside Online staff. Does this mean Premier members also have a TSO membership?

  • No. But the recaps provided to INDYCAR Nation Premier Members are similar to the paid membership content available on the TSO website.

Billing Questions

Do I get a receipt?

  • Yes. If you sign up online you will receive an e-mail confirmation that you can print.

Are there refunds?

  • All sales and membership subscriptions are final.

What happens when my membership expires?

  • Membership will be discontinued automatically at the end of the subscription term.
  • No automatic payments will be made against your account for renewal.

Who do I contact with billing questions and issues?

  • Send an email to indycarnation@indycar.com with your username, payment amount, transaction date, and the last 4 digits of the credit card. Payment corrections take 5-15 days to process back to your account.

What type of cards will be accepted?

  • Visa, MasterCard, Discover, and American Express for online payments.

How will this appear on my credit card statement?

  • Your membership payment will appear as a charge from the Indianapolis Motor Speedway

Is this a secure website?

  • All payment information submitted on the indycarnation.indycar.com website is secured using SSL encryption for your protection. This security is noted by a lock icon on your web browser