Revving up for a full roster of year-round racing, Austin's Circuit of The AmericasTM (COTA) has turned heads as the first purpose-built Grand Prix facility in the U.S.

Race fans from far and near head to the state-of-the-art 3.4-mile circuit track for some of the most prestigious racing events in the world, including the Formula 1 United States Grand Prix, MotoGP Red Bull Grand Prix of the Americas, NASCAR at COTA race weekend and more.

Tower at Circuit of The Americas.
Courtesy of Circuit of The Americas.

Annual Racing Events

March 23-24, 2024
Race fans will experience another unforgettable weekend of NASCAR in Austin, Texas when the NASCAR Cup Series (NCS), NASCAR Xfinity Series (NXS) and NASCAR CRAFTSMAN Truck Series (NCTS) return to Circuit of The Americas (COTA) March 23-24, 2024. The action-packed NASCAR at COTA weekend will Keep Austin Wheeled with the EchoPark Automotive Grand Prix on Sunday preceded by the NASCAR Xfinity Series 250 and XPEL 225 on Saturday.

April 12-14, 2024
MotoGP Red Bull Grand Prix of the Americas
Austin’s long-standing motorcycle heritage, coupled with COTA’s cutting edge racing facility, ensures that audiences can expect a jam-packed weekend of world class two-wheeled excitement on-track alongside an incredible schedule of off-track entertainment. In addition to the Moto2 and Moto3 classes, MotoAmerica brings its signature brand of star-spangled motorcycle racing to the track, filling out a stacked lineup of the world's greatest motorcycle riders.

September 1, 2024
FIA World Endurance Championships (Lone Star Le Mans)
As the only World Endurance Championships round taking place in North America, watch as the world's most extreme, top-performing cars go head to head in a six-hour-long endurance race at Circuit of The Americas. Austin is hosting the sixth of eight rounds of the World Endurance Championship meaning the stakes will be high as drivers enter one of the last races of the championship.

October 18-20, 2024​
Formula 1 United States Grand Prix
Experience the power of motorsport's premier series, witness the passion and intensity of the world's greatest drivers, and dance along to two of the most acclaimed and decorated performers of all time. World-class racing and entertainment combine for the can't-miss party of the year, and it only happens this fall at Circuit of The Americas.

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toyota camry nascar race car on circuit of the americas track in Austin Texas with tower in the background
Courtesy of NASCAR.

About COTA

The Circuit of The AmericasTM boasts capacity for 120,000 fans and is situated on a 1,000-acre site in southeast Austin, approximately two miles from Austin-Bergstrom International Airport, with scenic views of downtown. The facility is designed for any and all classes of racing - from motor power, to human power. Learn more.

COTA Karting

Headed to Austin in between racing events and concert dates? COTA offers visitors plenty of other opportunities to experience the track. The newest experience at the track, COTA Karting, is a fun activity for the whole family. Race your friends and family on the world class go kart track in motorized karts ranging from Junior Karts up to the 55 mph. Champ Karts.