Meet Mario Andretti at Formula 1 United States Grand Prix™

mario andretti     If you were given the opportunity to meet one of the most reputable and recognized racing experts in the world, you should meet him, right? And of course I am talking about Mario Andretti

     Andretti has accomplished more than 100 wins in nearly every racing series there is, including Formula 1®, IndyCar, NASCAR, sprint cars, sports cars, dirt track cars and drag racing. Luckily for those attending the Formula 1 United States Grand Prix™ this November, he will be in attendance promoting awareness of F1™ racing, while being a part of the launching of Circuit of The Americas as a premiere sports and entertainment complex. 

     So naturally, the racing legend is making a VIP appearance inside the Circuit of The Americas Experiences hospitality venue for the Exclusive Thursday Night Circuit Tour and Party, which can be added onto any Official Stay & Play Packages. Talk about an opportunity you do not want to miss!

     “Circuit of The Americas is honored to introduce Mario Andretti as our official ambassador to the motorsports world,” said Circuit Executive Vice President, Bruce Knox. “Mr. Andretti is a racing icon and is globally recognized as one of the most successful drivers in the history of motorsports. His record speaks for itself, as he is the only driver in history to win the Formula One World Championship, Indianapolis 500 and Daytona 500.”

     Clearly, he is a racing machine. So what is this ticket package deal where you can meet Andretti?

     Well, just like all of Circuit of The Americas Experiences Official Ticket Packages, the Exclusive Thursday Night Circuit Tour and Party add-on includes some amazing insides and extras.

Circuit of The Americas Experiences Mario Andretti      On Thursday, your afternoon will begin with a tour of Circuit of The Americas. You will get to go behind-the-scenes of the track, allowing you access to tour the Main Grandstand, go inside and see the medical vehicles, tour the famous Tower that oversees COTA, and provides you with the opportunity to see the trophies before they are given to the victors.

     Afterwards, you will get to go to the party that Circuit of the Americas Experiences will be throwing for you in your hospitality venue. This is where you will get to eat delicious hors d’oevers and enjoy an open bar while meeting Andretti. Then, there will be a live performance by American Idol® winner, Taylor Hicks. 

     Not to mention, Circuit of The Americas Experiences has thought of everything to simplify your experience ensuring that you truly get to sit back and enjoy the F1™ race. Since the Official Stay & Play Packages include luxurious hotels, you do not have to worry about finding a place to stay. Plus, transportation to and from the hotel is provided for you, so you do not have to make any extras arrangements. That is one evening you are not going to want to miss out on during the Formula 1 United States Grand Prix™

     Andretti is more ready than anyone for Formula 1® this November.

     "Formula 1’s return to the United States is so exciting for racing fans, especially at a purpose‐built facility,” said Andretti. “Circuit of The Americas has a strong team behind it that is working day in and day out to prepare for the first race. They have made significant progress in a short amount of time. The track design has really come together, and it’s clear that this will be a phenomenal venue for a variety of premium motorsports. I know I’ll be there this November to help the Circuit of The Americas team welcome back F1® in grand fashion!”

     So what are you waiting for! Check out Circuit of The Americas Experiences Official Ticket Packages now and book your Formula 1® experience before it is too late!

Meet Mario Andretti

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