How to Meet Celebrities and Legends at the F1™ USGP

Formula 1™ has become one of the biggest star-studded sporting events ever. A-list celebrities flock to Formula 1 races as they’ve become a who’s who in the entertainment industry. It’s not just movie stars that’ll make their way to Austin for the FORMULA 1 UNITED STATES GRAND PRIX; some of the biggest racing legends are often spotted around the circuit. You know what they say? You can take the boy out of racing but you can’t take racing out of the boy!

Let’s cut to the chase and find out WHO will be there and HOW you can find yourself rubbing elbows with the A-list crowd themselves.

Confirmed Celebrities and Legends!

Nichole GaliciaNichole Galicia

Nichole Galicia is a model and film television actress known for her roles in the widely-successful film Django Unchained, where starred as “Sheba,” Leonardo DiCaprio’s love interest. Nichole Galicia also appears on the hit Syfy dystopian alien drama series, Defiance, where she stars as “Kindzi.” Nichole began as a high fashion on the catwalks of Europe and New York.

Where to Meet Nichole Galicia

Nichole is confirmed to make appearances in the VIP Trackside Skybox Friday through Sunday. The VIP Trackside Skybox is an open-air, covered viewing platform with stadium-style seats filled with Hollywood’s finest and YOU! The Skybox has an up-close view of the starting line, all the pit action and the battle for pole position into the signature 133-foot climb to Turn 1. Get in the VIP Skybox for three action-packed days of racing and also get unparalleled access


Mika HakkinenMika Häkkinen

Mika Häkkinen is one of the most celebrated drivers in the history of motorsports and a two-time Formula One™ World Champion. After a successful career in Karting and a near win at the 1990 Macau Grand Prix, Häkkinen joined Lotus in 1991 where he remained until 1992. Häkkinen’s first F1™ victory came at the 1997 European Grand Prix and his success continued as he won back-to-back world titles in 1998 and 1999. In total, Mika racked up an impressive 20 wins in F1™ and announced his retirement from racing in 2001.

Where to Meet Mika Häkkinen

Mika will be making appearances at Thursday night Redline Party, Friday Lunch with a Legend and Saturday and Sunday in the Legends Club Hospitality Party Venue & Paddock Club™.


Esteban GutierrezEsteban Gutiérrez

Esteban Gutiérrez’s passion for motorsports started when he was very young and by the influence of his brother Andrés and with support from his parents. In 2007 he participated in his first season on a single-seater in the Formula BMW Unites States Series where he finished runner-up. Esteban arrived at the GP2 Series and stayed there for two seasons. In 2011 Sauber F1 Team named him their reserve driver.

Where to Meet Esteban Gutiérrez

Esteban will be making an appearance in the Legends Club Hospitality on Saturday and Sunday during the F1 weekend.



Alexander RossiAlexander Rossi

For 2015, Alexander is back to full time racing in GP2 Series with multi-championship winning team, Racing Engineering. Alexander’s resume coupled with his dedication to his profession find him placed for a full time Formula One™ race seat in 2016. Alexander is highly marked by the motorsport industry as the next successful American in Formula One™, since Mario Andretti in 1978.

Where to Meet Alexander Rossi

Alexander will be making an appearance in the Legends Club Hospitality on Saturday and Sunday of the F1 weekend.


Check out the Exclusive Access Below:

The Redline Party

The Redline Party access begins with a viewing of the Circuit’s famed Tower, overlooking the entire track for a spectacular panoramic view. Following the Circuit tour, we are throwing a private party just for our clients in our…read more HERE!

Lunch with a Legend

COTA Experiences provides guests with an intimate and exclusive event where they will be able to partake in the unique opportunity to have lunch with two-time F1™ World Champion, Mika Häkkinen! Hear stories of…read more HERE!

Legends Club Hospitality

Indulge in the luxury of a private dining area featuring gourmet food, premium bars, interactive experiences, racing and celebrity appearances, and more! This trackside venue is…read more HERE!

Formula One Paddock Club

From the luxury of the Paddock Club balcony, which directly overlooks the pit lane, you’ll be front row when it comes to hearing the roaring of the engines on the starting line. From the unique tours of the…read more HERE!


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