Where to Sit at the 2016 Austin MotoGP™ Championship

COTA Experiences MotoGP AustinYou know you want to go to MotoGP Austin in 2016. Who doesn’t? But many people are left wondering where to sit at the race. The reality is, there’s not a specific section that will be the perfect fit for every single person. It really just depends on what you’re looking for! You have quite a few options, any of which will give you an incredible experience.

When choosing your seating location, it really comes down to what you want to see. Is it the start and finish? The pit lane? The thrilling turns? Are you more interested in the views or the racing action? The good news is, no matter your preference, there’s a package for you! Take a look at the breakdown below:

Paddock Building

The Good

The Bad 

  • Covered seating

  • Views of the Start/Finish, Pit Lanes, Paddock, Final Turn and 1st Turn

  • Cost-efficient

  • No views of other turns

  • No assigned seat

  • No access to Main Grandstand, Turn 1 or Turn 15

The Paddock Building sits directly above the pit lane and offers covered seating with privileged views of the track. Whether you want to experience the exciting start, heart-racing finish, pit lane, final turn, or MotoGP Paddock, you have the opportunity to do so!

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Main Grandstand Platinum

The Good 

The Bad

  • Covered seating

  • Views of the Start/Finish, Pit Lanes, Final Turn and 1st Turn

  • Assigned Seat

  • No views of other turns

  • No access to Main Grandstand, Turn 1 or Turn 15

  • Further from the action

Enjoy covered seating on the 3rd level of the Main Grandstand and witness pit stop action, the standing start, the screaming straight, the final turn, and the finish line! Plus, you won’t miss a minute of the race with the Grandstand Big Screens in sight.

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Main Grandstand Gold B

The Good 

The Bad 

  • Closer to the action

  • Views of Start/Finish, Pit Lanes, Final Turn and 1st Turn

  • Not covered (open-air seating)

  • No views of action turns

  • No access to Main Grandstand, Turn 1 or Turn 15

If you’re looking to get up close to the starting and finishing action, this is the package for you! Enjoy open air seating on the lower level of the Main Grandstand and relax in padded seats with backs. Here you have prime views of the trophy celebration, Turns 1 and 20 (first and final turn), the pit area, the start/finish line, and the Big Screens.

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Turn 1

The Good 

 The Bad

  • Most affordable of Turn Packages

  • View of action turns, starting line and main straight

  • Not covered

  • In same section all weekend

Calling all thrill seekers! Imagine a tremendous view from atop a dramatic 133-foot elevation where you can witness the intensity, excitement and heart-pounding action of Turn 1. If you’re looking for power and speed, the Turn 1 package is perfect for you. Expected to become the venue’s signature corner, you can see plenty of the action with the steep, uphill run into the hairpin Turn 1. You also get views of the Main Straight and the Starting Line.

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Turn 15

 The Good

The Bad 

  • Most affordable of Turn Packages

  • View of multiple action turns (12, 13, 14, 15, 16)

  • Best for seeing most of the action

  • Not covered

  • In same section all weekend

Get close to the action with prime seating in Turn 15! Turn 15 gives fans the opportunity to see the where most of the overtaking occurs. Enjoy some of the best views of the race action with this panoramic view of the Circuit’s most exciting turns. See the drivers steer their way through the hairpin turns 12, 13, 14, and 15 before heading for the sweeping Turn 16.

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Multi-Turn

The Good 

The Bad 

  • Multiple vantage points of your choice

  • Best for uncertain guests

  • View of action turns (Turn 1 and Turn 15)

  • View of Start/Finish (Main Grandstand)

  • Not covered

  • Most expensive of Turn Packages

Unsure of where to sit or want to try a little bit of everything? This package is exactly what you need. Get different seats on different days and enjoy different vantage points of the race. You’ll have access to the Main Grandstand, Turn 1 and Turn 15. You can choose a different section each day or bounce around throughout the day. Sounds like the best of three worlds doesn’t it? It is!

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Take a look at this chart below to see a side-by-side comparison of the various seating locations:

 

Paddock Building

Main Grandstand Platinum

Main Grandstand Gold B


Turn 1


Turn 15

Multi-Turn

Start/Finish

 

Turn 1

 

Turn 15

 

 

 

 

Main Straight

 

Final Turn

 

 

Pit Lane

 

 

MotoGP Paddock

 

 

 

 

 

Turns 12, 13, 14, 16

 

 

 

 

Covered Seating

 

 

 

 

 

 

Now that you have an idea of where you should sit at the MotoGP 2016 Austin, it’s time to start planning your trip! An Official Ticket Package from COTA Experiences is the best way to get where you want, what you want and how you want it. With a prime seating location, hospitality access and other insider extras, you are guaranteed to have the experience of a lifetime!

 

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