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October 8, 2015

Rossi, Ricciardo, Massa and More Announced for Fan Forum

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COTA is delighted to announce the return of the Austin Fan Forum on Thursday, October 22, 2015. The event will be hosted on the Bud Light Stage of the COTA Fan Fest situated on Austin’s famous Rainey Street.

The Fan Forum will kick off the festivities around the 2015 FORMULA 1 UNITED STATES GRAND PRIX, scheduled for October 23-25 at Circuit of The Americas.

The Forum will feature current F1 stars, including the first homegrown driver to race at the Circuit of The Americas, Alexander Rossi, and other key F1 figures answering fans’ questions and signing autographs. The full lineup of panelists confirmed so far is as follows:

Alexander Rossi – Manor Marussia F1 Team

Daniel Ricciardo – Infiniti Red Bull Racing

Felipe Massa – Williams Martini Racing

Nico Hülkenberg – Sahara Force India F1 Team

Günther Steiner – Haas F1 Team, Team Principal

The Fan Forum is set for 7 p.m. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. Attendance is free. Entry will be first-come, first served.

Jason Dial, President and CEO of Circuit of The Americas, said: “We are thrilled to once again welcome the Fan Forum to Austin. As we saw last year, it is a wonderful opportunity for fans to engage directly with some of the biggest names in the sport. By staging this year’s Fan Forum on Rainey Street as part of the COTA Fan Fest, we will ensure that even more U.S. Grand Prix fans than ever will get to participate in this awesome event.”

Tickets for the F1 USGP are available at

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