Circuit of The Americas™, U.S.A.'s Newly-minted Formula 1™ Racing Facility, Taps QuintEvents To Launch Travel/Experience Program For Fans
QUINTEVENTS ALSO PROVIDING HOSPITALITY SERVICES FOR FORMULA 1™ WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP RACES AS PADDOCK CLUBS PUT FANS ON TOP OF THE ACTION IN AUSTIN, TEXAS, AND AT 17 RACES AROUND THE WORLD
AUSTIN, Texas, July 12, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Circuit of The Americas™ (www.circuitoftheamericas.com), the world-class motorsports and entertainment venue opening later this year in Austin, Texas, has named QuintEvents (North Carolina, U.S.) as its Exclusive Official Ticket, Travel and Hospitality Provider for its motorsport races.
The first-ever facility in the United States which is purpose-built for Formula 1™, will host the inaugural FORMULA 1 UNITED STATES GRAND PRIX™ Nov. 16-18 as its first major event, featuring the fastest circuit-racing cars in the world. Due to join the facility's line up in 2013, is the Australian-based and highly popular V8 Supercars racing series.
QuintEvents was also recently selected by F1™ to be an Authorised Distributor of the Formula One Paddock Club™ at its races around the world. QuintEvents (www.quintevents.com) provides similar services to the National Football League, National Basketball Association, Kentucky Derby®, Breeders' Cup and ESSENCE Music Festival®.
"The Circuit of The Americas facility is built specifically to maximize the fan experience at all levels and QuintEvents is expert at delivering a one-stop shopping opportunity for those who want their visit to be extra special," said Steve Sexton, president of Circuit of The Americas™. "QuintEvents' work with other major, international attractions is unique, and the worldwide appeal of races coming to Circuit of The Americas will create demand for premium experiences for tourists and motorsports fans that QuintEvents will help us reach. The travel experience program will bring people into town earlier, creating additional economic impact for the region."
The Circuit of The Americas™ packages range from $1,749 to $8,899 per person including seats in the Main Grandstand building, Turn 1, Turn 12 and Turn 15 with hospitality and some of Austin's finest hotels: the Omni, Hyatt Regency Austin, Sheraton, AT&T Hotel and Conference Center, Westin, Renaissance and Embassy Suites.
"The magic is the seamless integration of hotel, travel, tickets, hospitality, celebrities and custom amenities. The appeal is the access to premier ticket and hospitality locations available only from Circuit of The Americas Experiences and Formula One Paddock Club™," offered Brian Learst, C.E.O. of QuintEvents.