Once a year, Circuit of The Americas™ comes alive, Texas style, for IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship!
The weekend is the perfect combination of racing, entertainment, celebrity sightings, and inside looks at the world of TUDOR United SportsCar Championship racing and the FIA World Endurance Championship.
There are nine reasons you should be excited about the 2015 IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship!
- Two in One
One of the best things about IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship is it features two races in one weekend! While attending, fans will be able to see the TUDOR United SportsCar races as well as the FIA World Endurance Championship!
- Everything is Bigger in Texas, Including the Entertainment!
Last year, IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship was filled with festivities, including a firework show during the WEC Championship race! Circuit of The Americas™ will feature live entertainment, some of Austin’s favorite food trucks and racing stars!
- Non-Stop Racing
The non-stop six hours of racing at a time provides fans the opportunity to soak up as much engine revving, overtaking and team and driver exclusives they could want! The weekend event will feature a total of 28 hours of racing.
- Meet Drivers
Last year, COTA Experiences’ guests who attended the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship were able to sit in on a Q & A with the AIM Autosport driver Townsend Bell on Friday and Saturday.
Bell was also joined by Ferrari North America’s Efrain Olivares to talk about the state of sportscar driving and where his career in racing began. The famous drivers even posed with fans for photos and signed autographs. You never know who or what drivers might show up for the 2015 event!
Fans have an opportunity to see the world of racing up close! Last year, fans had the chance to take pit lane tours and walk through the open grids. With exclusive access like this at the Circuit, COTA VIPS were able to get a different perspective of the United SportsCar Championship.
And for the laides, Patrick Dempsey will return to FIA TUDOR and WEC Championship while pursuing his full season of WEC racing. The actor turned racer, famous for his role on ABC’s Grey’s Anatomy as Dr. Derek “McDreamy” Sheperd, will return to Le Mans driving for orsche.
Cutting Edge Race-Car Technology
With the move to energy efficiency, it will be interesting to see what changes are made to the cars in the 2015 season. The move towards efficiency has been a long time coming, and any changes made are sure to stir up controversy with some of the loyal, long-time observers of TUDOR and WEC racing.
Circuit of The Americas™
The three and a half mile circuit is state of the art and is a recent favorite among race enthusiasts. It is a don’t miss circuit for any racing fans.
Hang Out in Austin for the Weekend!
Austin has become one of the country’s premier getaway locations due to its well-known culture of live music, as well as its happening bar scene. Austin is also home to some of Texas’ most popular outdoor adventures including kayaking on Lake Travis, hiking in one of a handful of nearby state parks, or jumping into one of the natural, hot springs!
Be There for the 2015 TUDOR United Sports Car Championship and FIA WEC Races at Circuit of the Americas™!
With this many reasons to get excited for IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship, you will want to get your tickets for the 2015 event while there is still a chance!
Last year, COTA Experiences’ offered Official Ticket Packages featuring a premium open bar, well-stocked food stations, a relaxing Hospitality Venue and premium seating at the race!
Be the first to know when COTA Experiences’ Official Ticket Packages are released for IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship in Austin, Texas by placing your name on the 2015 IMSA Weather Tech SportsCar Championship waiting list.