INDIANAPOLIS, Thursday, May 7, 2015 – Information about 2015 Angie’s List Grand Prix of Indianapolis activity Friday, May 8, at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway:
DAY: Angie’s List Grand Prix of Indianapolis Qualifying / USF2000, Pro Mazda and Indy Lights Races
SCHEDULE (All times local):
9 a.m. Public Gates Open
9:30-10 a.m. USF2000 Practice / Midway Opens
10:15-10:45 a.m. Pro Mazda Qualifying
11 a.m. Verizon IndyCar Series Practice Begins
Ivy Tech Garage Tours Begin – Garage 35
11:45 a.m. Verizon IndyCar Series Practice Concludes
Noon Indy Lights Qualifying Begins / Townsend Bell Car Unveil – Plaza
12:45 p.m. Indy Lights Qualifying Concludes – IndyCar Driver Autograph Session Begins – Fan Village
1 p.m. USF 2000 Race #1 Begins (30 Minute Timed Race)
1:45 p.m. IndyCar Driver Autograph Session Concludes
2:15 p.m. Pro Mazda Race #2 Begins (30 Minute Timed Race)
3 p.m. Verizon IndyCar Series Qualifying & Firestone Fast Six
4:15 p.m. Pole Award Ceremony – Pit Lane in front of Verizon Pit View Cart
4:45 p.m. Indy Lights Race #1 Begins (30 Laps or 45 Minutes)
6 p.m. Public Gates Close
TICKETS: $20, children 12 and under free
Free Garage Friday: Fans may tour the Verizon IndyCar Series garages. Must be over the age of 9 and sign the waiver located in Gasoline Alley Garage #35.
Verizon IndyCar Series Driver Autograph Session from 12:45-1:45 p.m. in the infield INDYCAR Fan Village.
PUBLIC GATES OPEN: 9 a.m. (local time). Pedestrian gates open are Gates 1B, 2, 4, 6, Media Gate, 7 Vehicle, 7 South Pedestrian, 9, 9A, 10, 10A, 12.
STANDS OPEN: A Penthouse, B Penthouse, E Stand, E Penthouse, H Stand (AS NEEDED GA – Sec. 13-24, J Stand, North Vista Wheelchair (AS NEEDED GA – Sec 21), Northwest Vista (AS NEEDED GA – Sec 1-10), Northwest Vista Deck, Paddock Wheelchair (AS NEEDED GA – Box 19-22), Paddock Penthouse (AS NEEDED GA – Box 10-20), South Terrace, South Terrace Wheelchair, South Vista (AS NEEDED GA – Sec 1-5), South Vista Deck (AS NEEDED GA – Sec 1-4), Southwest Vista Deck, Tower Terrace (AS NEEDED GA – Sec 37 & 79), Tower Terrace Wheelchair, Pit Road Terrace, Wheelchair Accessible, Corner 5, Corner 5 Wheelchair, Corner 7, Corner 7 Wheelchair, Backstretch Family Mounds, Turn 2 (Oval) Mounds, Turn 4 (Oval) Mound, Corner 6 Mounds, Corner 7 Mounds.
MUSEUM HOURS: 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Admission is $8 for adults and $5 for fans 6-15 years old, with children under 5 free. Gate admission to the Indianapolis 500 is not included in Museum admission and must be purchased separately.
9:30 a.m. Team Penske Availability with Team Penske Garage
Helio Castroneves, Will Power,
Juan Pablo Montoya, Simon
Noon Dreyer & Reinbold Townsend Bell Pagoda Plaza
12:45 p.m. Honda Media Availability Honda Motorcoach,
South Gasoline Alley
1:55 p.m. USF 2000 Post-Race 1 Economaki Press
Top Three Press Conference Conference Room
3:10 p.m. Pro Mazda Race 2 Top Economaki Press
Three and Expert Class Conference Room
4:15 p.m. Verizon P1 Award Photo Op Verizon Pit View
with Pole Winner
Approx. 4:15 p.m. Firestone Fast Six Press Economaki Press
Conference Conference Room
6 p.m. Indy Lights Post-Race Top Economaki Press
Three Press Conference Conference Room
2015 Ticket Information: Ticket information is available for all racing events at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway in 2015 – the Angie’s List Grand Prix of Indianapolis, 99th Indianapolis 500, Brickyard Vintage Racing Invitational, Lilly Diabetes 250, Crown Royal Presents the “Your Hero’s Name Here” 400 at the Brickyard and Red Bull Indianapolis GP.
Fans have three quick, convenient methods to buy tickets:
• Online: Visit www.ims.com/tickets. Tickets are available 24 hours per day, seven days per week.
• Phone: Call 800-822-INDY or 317-492-6700 between 8 a.m.-5 p.m. (ET) Monday through Friday.
• In Person: Visit the IMS Ticket Office at the IMS Administration Building at the corner of Georgetown Road and 16th Street between 8 a.m.-5 p.m. (ET) Monday through Friday.
Tickets for groups of 20 or more also are available. Contact the IMS Group Sales Department at 866-221-8775 for more information.
Information on parking and camping at IMS events is available at www.ims.com/tickets.