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Circuit of The Americas

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Address: 9201 Circuit of the Americas Blvd, Austin, TX 78617-3738
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+1 512-301-6600
08:30 - 17:30
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Went to F1 in October. Would do it in a heartbeat again!

I had never gone to F-1 but now I am hooked. I loved the races and the concert. This year we saw Taylor Swift. There are lots of crowds and it is very expensive for food, drink... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
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27 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had never gone to F-1 but now I am hooked. I loved the races and the concert. This year we saw Taylor Swift. There are lots of crowds and it is very expensive for food, drink and race memorabilia but for a once a year event it is a fantastic experience. We waited for the driver signing and did... More 

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Dallas, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There are great views of the race all around the track and it was able to accomodate the large crowds in attendance. During this particular race there were multiple music venues and food options available. I would recommend for all race fans.

1 Thank Terry D
Monte-Carlo, Monaco
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 January 2017

I went there for the past three F1 events, last year it was not only a fabulous race but also a Taylor Swift concert . 2015 it was nearly rained out but otherwise its very pleasant, coming and going is well organized and much better than other international circuits. CotA is an example of American organisational skill. BRAVO

Thank Thomas K
Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 December 2016

Very good public transport (buses) from the city centre on the race days. Love the rural-ish location (Texas scrublands right up to some edges of the circuit). Most of all, compared to e.g. Silverstone, UK, a wonderfully open circuit, with big skies. Walk the track from some great views of the elevation changes.

Thank Martin H
Gloucester, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 December 2016

I visited COTA for the 2016 Formula 1 event. I didn't arrange parking but found this easy enough as i drove in for $40 sat and sun with a shuttle to the circuit. You can tell this is not like the hardcore fan tracks as i didn't even have a queue of traffic when entering! The circuit itself was very... More 

1 Thank Dan K
Ocala, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

Wonderful experience all staff vendors and anyone working the race during the F1 race were very very friendly, very courteous provided directions and assistance as needed. Overall experience was wonderful would greatly look forward to going back to another race. My seating was in the main grandstand area easy access in and out of the facility good locations of the... More 

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Concord, North Carolina
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2016

Are you a race fan? Then this is the stop and tour for you. We were lucky today that the Chevy race team was using track for practice for new cadallic owners. You get to see all parts of this track and view behind the scenes of race control. Worth the price and time for sure.

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Dallas, Texas, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2016

I have been at several F1 racetracks around the world (Monaco, Spa, Monza, Silverstone, Jerez, Barcelona, Magny Cours) but none has been as well organized as COTA (with exception of 10/2015 when we were at the mercy of ta tropical storm). I have been at all the USA GP in Austin. This year (2016) it was great, better flow, more... More 

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Houston, Texas, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2016

I attended the Cadillac V-Performance Lab on November 19, 2016 all-day. The experience at this track was absolutely incredible! The track and the event were just incredible. After having experienced this track, I would definitely love to drive it again on another track day. The weather was cold in the morning, but perfect for a track day in the afternoon.... More 

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Houston, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

Circuit of the Americas (COTA) is a fantastic track which takes many of the best features of other GP tracks and incorporates them into one of the best circuits in the world. Access to and from is good as is car parking and concession stands. Great views from almost everywhere around the track make this a GP not to be... More 

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