Austin Events Calendars for 2012 Formula 1 USGP Racing

CoTA Race Day Schedule graphicIf you’re interested (or at least curious) as to what’s going on schedule-wise at Circuit of The Americas (CoTA) in less than a week, here’s their USGP Race Day(s) Schedule:

Race Day Schedule
PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS TIMETABLE IS TENTATIVE AND IS SUBJECT TO CHANGE.

Thursday – November 15, 2012
10:00am – 04:00pm Formula One INITIAL SCRUTINEERING
11:00am – Formula One PRESS CONFERENCE – PRESS ROOM
01:00pm – 03:00pm Formula One TRACK FAMILIARIZATION AND SYSTEM CHECKS – SAFETY CAR – TRACK CLOSED
03:00pm – Formula One TEAM MANAGERS’ MEETING

Friday – November 16, 2012
08:20am – Formula One MEDICAL INSPECTION
08:30am – 08:45am Formula One TRACK INSPECTION AND TRACK TEST
09:00am – 10:30am Formula One FIRST PRACTICE SESSION
11:00am – 11:30am HGP PRACTICE SESSION
11:30am – 12:30pm Formula One PADDOCK CLUB PIT LANE WALK
12:30pm – 12:40pm Formula One TRACK INSPECTION
01:00pm – 02:30pm Formula One SECOND PRACTICE SESSION
03:00pm – 03:45pm FERRARI CHALLENGE PRACTICE SESSION
03:00pm – PIRELLI GT3 CUP TROPHY USA WEST DRIVERS MEETING
03:00pm – 04:00pm Formula One PRESS CONFERENCE – PRESS ROOM
04:00pm – Formula One DRIVERS’ MEETING
04:15pm – 04:45pm PIRELLI GT3 CUP TROPHY USA WEST PRACTICE SESSION
05:00pm – TRACK ACTIVITY MARSHAL PIT LANE WALK

Saturday – November 17, 2012
07:00am – 07:40am Formula One TEAM PIT STOP PRACTICE
07:00am – 07:40am Formula One PADDOCK CLUB PIT LANE WALK
07:45am – 08:15am FERRARI CHALLENGE QUALIFYING SESSION
08:20am – Formula One MEDICAL INSPECTION
08:30am – 08:45am Formula One TRACK INSPECTION AND TRACK TEST
09:00am – 10:00am Formula One THIRD PRACTICE SESSION
10:30am – 11:00am HGP QUALIFYING SESSION
11:05am – 11:40am Formula One PADDOCK CLUB PIT LANE WALK
11:30am – 11:40am Formula One TRACK INSPECTION
12:00pm – 01:00pm Formula One QUALIFYING SESSION
01:30pm – 02:00pm FERRARI CHALLENGE FIRST RACE (10 LAPS OR 25 MINS)
02:30pm – 02:50pm PIRELLI GT3 CUP TROPHY USA WEST QUALIFYING SESSION
03:20pm – 03:55pm HGP RACE (11 LAPS OR 30 MINS)

Sunday – November 18, 2012
09:30am – 10:00am PIRELLI GT3 CUP TROPHY USA WEST RACE (10 LAPS OR 25 MINS)
10:00am – Formula One DRIVERS MEETING (IF NECESSARY)
10:30am – 11:00am FERRARI CHALLENGE SECOND RACE (10 LAPS OR 25 MINS)
11:05am – 12:15pm Formula One PADDOCK CLUB PIT LANE WALK
11:15am – 11:30am Formula One MARSHALING SYSTEM TRACK TEST
11:30am – Formula One FORMULA ONE DRIVERS PARADE
11:45am – 12:15pm Formula One STARTING GRID PRESENTATION
12:00pm – Formula One MEDICAL INSPECTION
12:10pm – 12:20pm Formula One TRACK INSPECTION
12:30pm – Formula One PIT LANE OPEN
12:45pm – Formula One PIT LANE CLOSED GRID FORMATION
12:46pm – Formula One NATIONAL ANTHEM
01:00pm – 03:00pm Formula One GRAND PRIX ( 56 LAPS OR 120 MINS)

Austin Race Events — The Unofficial Grand Prix Social CalendarAlso, to keep track of all other social (public & invitation-only) events, at both CoTA, & in and around downtown Austin, you will want to follow Austin Race Events – The Unofficial Grand Prix Social Calendar.  Note: they’ve got a nice mobile app to help you: 2012 Austin Race Events

2012 Austin Race Events - Mobile App Menu

In addition, for up-to-date CoTA, Austin Formula 1 happenings & the track development history, be sure to follow the well-documented site: The Austin Grand Prix.

The Austin Grand Prix logoWith all this activity less than a week away, it sure is a challenge to concentrate on the mundane day-to-day tasks.  All this will be here soon enough!

Dan

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