Circuit of the Americas (COTA)

Home of the United States Formula 1 Grand Prix. The only FIA grade A track in the USA.

"America's Formula 1 Track": Circuit of the Americas opened in 2012 in Austin, Texas. It is the most expensive road course ever in North America. Designed and built for the specific intention of hosting Formula One, its' layout and design feature state-of-the-art amenities, infrastructure and safety features. Renowned international track designer Hermann Tilke says it may be the "very best track I've done so far". The lap has received rave reviews from Formula One champions like Vettel, Hamilton, Alonso and others. The complicated and challenging lap covers 20 turns in 3.4 miles with over 110 feet of vertical. Nearby Austin is also an exciting destination for non-driving family members who accompany you. A foodie haven of dining, renowned night life and music, plus the University, arts, and museums.

COTA Track Map

Circuit of the Americas (COTA) Track Map

COTA Track Dates

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Photos Jan 29-30, 2022 Sat/Sun. Texas season opener! COTA: go BIG, or go home! OPENING: Monday, 11/22, 9pmET:
Photos Apr 30-May 1, 2022 Sat/Sun COTA stands for Circuit of the Americas! COTA stands for speed! OPENING Monday, 2/28, 9pmET
Photos Jun 25-26, 2022 Sat/Sun. Chin is a leading provider of COTA events! OPENING Monday, 4/25, 9pmET
Photos Sep 24-25, 2022 Saturday/Sunday Chin's fall visit to COTA. OPENING Monday, 8/1, 9pmET
Details Oct 29-30, 2022 Follows the US Grand Prix! OPENING Monday, 8/29, 9pmET

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