Circuit of the Americas™ Announces On-Sale Date and Ticket Prices for 2013 F1 Usgp
Circuit of The Americas today announced that tickets for the 2013 FORMULA 1 UNITED STATES GRAND PRIX, set for Nov. 15-17 in Austin, Texas, will go on sale Thursday, March 21, at noon CDT. Tickets for the penultimate race of the Formula 1™ season, held at the United States’ only purpose-built Grand Prix facility, start at $169 per person for three-day general admission passes. Three-day passes include individual tickets to Friday’s practice sessions, Saturday’s practice and qualifying sessions and Sunday’s races.
Circuit of The Americas hosted its inaugural Formula 1 event in November 2012 and enjoyed rave reviews from race fans, national and international media, and F1™ teams and drivers while achieving the second-highest attendance for a Grand Prix race last year, with 117,429 spectators on race day, Nov. 18. More than 265,000 fans visited the Circuit over the three-day sports and entertainment spectacle, making it the third most-attended event of the 2012 season. The nail-biting race was won in the final laps by Vodafone McLaren Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton, who starts the 2013 season for the Mercedes AMG Petronas Formula 1 team.