Throughout the year, Long Beach attracts visitors with its magical festivities, delightful celebrations and adventurous sports events. One such upcoming event at Long Beach is the Toyota Grand Prix Race weekend which is going to be held in the month of April this year. The event will be presented by Grand Prix Foundation of Long Beach. The purpose here is not just pure entertainment for the viewers but it is held with a social cause of raising charitable funds. Visitors outside Long Beach reach this place every year to have lifetime and unmatched experience of racing with its thrilling events.
Known celebrities such as Juan Pablo Montoya, Helio Castroneves, Scott Dixon, Marco Andretti, Ryan Hunter Reay and Will Power hit the Turbocharged cars on Shoreline Drive at 185 miles per hour speed. This speed ride through the city streets is an incredible experience for the celebs and its viewers.
Pro drivers and Celebrity face off
Celebrities fight against the well trained pro drivers in Scion FR-S going wheel-to-wheel in a 10-lap race with the aim of raising funds for the charity and witness the long lived fan following.
Race through the Eastern End
Formula Drift, an annual fan favourite race brings 16 best drifting drivers to fight against each other. This year the eastern end of Grand Prix Circuit will witness the drivers slip and slide their way under lights. The event will be held for two days, probably Friday and Saturday night.
60 Minute Shootout Race
A 60 minute shootout battle for the next level IndyCar drivers in the new open wheel and open cockpit race cars is the most awaited and rated event of the Toyota Grand Prix race weekend.
Car Makers Challenge
The Sunday shootout welcomes the 40 renowned makers such as Acura, Porsche, Bentley, Chevrolet, Ferrari, Dodge, Mercedes, Cadillac, Lamborghini and Audi with their sports cars to exhibit the best racing car in house.