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Tickets for this event sell-out every year, so pre-sale tickets are highly recommended.
Formula DRIFT kicks-off the 12th championship season on the Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach Street Course.
The Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach Street Course has been around since 1977. Highlighted by Formula 1, IndyCar, American Le Mans Series, The Toyota Pro/Celebrity race, and now Formula DRIFT.
2015 will be Formula DRIFT's 10th consecutive year at the famous Street Course. The 2-day event will again be one week prior to the Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach.
Utilizing Turns 9, 10, and 11 of the Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach Street Course, Formula DRIFT slides its way on one of two actual street course utilized for professional drifting. With a high-speed entry and very tight spacing between the cars and walls, there is no room for mistakes, making the opening round of the Formula DRIFT season one of the most exciting drift events of the year.
This event also features: the Offset Kings Car Show presented by Fatlace, a huge vendor village, tons of giveaways from sponsors, driver autograph session, open pits to see the cars and stars up close and personal, and much much more!
Round 1: Streets of Long Beach will kick-off the 2015 Championship season in style with new cars, new drivers, and all the sideways excitement that Formula DRIFT is known for. 2014 Champion Chris Forsberg will be back to defend his title against all competitors including Fredric Aasbo, Vaughn Gittin Jr., Aurimas 'Odi' Bakchis and the rest of the talented pool of drivers.
Don't miss out on the exciting 2015 Formula DRIFT Season Opener on April 10 - 11!
SCHEDULE OF EVENTS
Friday, April 10, 2015 - Practice & Qualifying
7:00am - 4:00pm - WILL CALL: Open - Will Call Tent
12:00pm - 5:00pm - GATES OPEN TO PUBLIC - Venue
1:00pm - 3:30pm - FD: Qualifying; All Drivers in 2014 Final Standings - Track
3:35pm - 4:35pm - FD: Autograph Signing Session - TBA
4:45pm - 5:00pm - FD: Mandatory Drivers Meeting; Qualifying Results - FD HQ
Saturday, April 11, 2015 - Main Event
10:00am - 6:00pm - GATES OPEN TO PUBLIC - Venue
11:00am - 1:00pm - MAIN COMPETITION: Round of 32 - Track
1:00pm - 2:30pm - HALF TIME BREAK
2:00pm - 3:00pm - VIP Experience Track Walk
3:00pm - NATIONAL ANTHEM / OPENING CEREMONIES - Track
3:30pm - 5:30pm - MAIN COMPETITION: Round of 16 to Finals - Track
5:30pm - 6:00pm - TROPHY CEREMONY & CLOSING
6:00pm - STREETS OPEN
**All schedules are subject to change without notice. Any questions on possible changes can be addressed with any FD representative on-site.
Long Beach Convention Center
Streets: E. Seaside Way and E. Shoreline Drive
300 E. Ocean Blvd.
Long Beach, CA 90802
FORMULA DRIFT COURTESY BLOCK
April 10 - April 12, 2015
Guests can access the site to learn more about the event and to book, modify, or cancel a reservation from March 6, 2015 to April 15, 2015.
Below you will find the appropriate link(s) for your participants to access the site:
FORMULA DRIFT COURTESY BLOCK [link]
To obtain access to real time reporting 24/7, or to enter your own rooming lists & obtain immediate confirmation numbers, simply enter the password 3B0E44EC in "Event Planner Login" link on your personalized website or here
Main-parking structure is on Seaside Way and Long Beach Blvd. Overflow parking is at the Long Beach Convention Center parking on Pine.
Location: West end of Formula Drift Paddock
Cost: Free for FD Teams and Exhibitors
Long Beach Airport
(LGB) - 6.3 miles to track
Los Angeles International Airport
(LAX) - 21.9 miles to track
John Wayne Airport Orange County
(SNA) - 23.7 miles to track
(BUR) - 37.1 miles to track
Ontario International Airport
(ONT) - 53.7 miles to track
Enterprise Car Rental
Use the exclusive Formula D code for car rental discounts anytime and anywhere.
Phone Reservations: 1-800-rent-a-car
Online Reservations: www.enterprise.com
CORPORATE ID#: XZ32211
Pass Code: FOR