NASCAR Is Back In Austin

Race fans will experience another unforgettable weekend of NASCAR in Austin, Texas, March 22-24, 2024. The NASCAR Cup Series will take on the 20 turns of the world-class Circuit of The Americas Sunday, March 23 for the fourth running of the EchoPark Automotive Grand Prix! We round up all the racing and non-racing fun to be had this year. Get your tickets here

Racing 

NASCAR Friday 

Friday, March 22, 2024 3:00 PM

Gate Time: 2:00 PM

NASCAR Xfinity and NASCAR CRAFTSMAN Truck Series

The action-packed NASCAR at COTA weekend (March 22-24, 2024) kicks off Friday with practice & qualifying sessions for the NASCAR Xfinity Series & CRAFTSMAN Truck Series plus the THOR Family of Companies Camper Appreciation Party featuring a live auction to benefit Speedway Children’s Charities.

Focused Health 250 & XPEL 225

Saturday, March 23, 2024 12:30 PM

Gate Time: 8:15 AM

NASCAR Xfinity and NASCAR CRAFTSMAN Truck Series

NASCAR’s top three series will take on the 20 turns of Circuit of The Americas Saturday, March 23. The action-packed day will start with practice & qualifying for the NASCAR Cup Series followed by the Focused Health 250 NASCAR Xfinity Series race & the XPEL 225 NASCAR CRAFTSMAN Truck Series race.

Echopark Automative Grand Prix 

Sunday, March 24, 2024 2:30 PM

Gate Time: 10:00 AM

NASCAR Cup Series

Race fans will experience another unforgettable weekend of NASCAR in Austin, Texas, March 22-24, 2024. The NASCAR Cup Series will take on the 20 turns of the world-class Circuit of The Americas Sunday, March 23 for the fourth running of the EchoPark Automotive Grand Prix!

Entertainment 

Trackside Live

Sunday, March 24, 2024 | 11 a.m. – 12 p.m.

This high-energy entertainment pre-race show includes driver interviews with some of the top stars in the NASCAR Cup Series hosted by Jose Castillo! Don’t miss it at the EchoPark Automotive display in the Fan Zone on Sunday, March 24 from 11 a.m. – 12 p.m.

Guest Appearances:

  • 11 a.m. – Michael McDowell
  • 11:15 a.m. – Daniel Suarez
  • 11:30 a.m. – Zane Smith

Coffee Cup Series

Sunday, March 24, 2024 | 10-11:30 a.m.

Join Michael Waltrip & Kyle Petty Sunday at the EchoPark Automotive display in the Fan Zone for a meet-&-greet with free coffee, autographs, Q&A session & a grand prize raffle for a pace car ride & upgraded VIP tickets.

Riley Green 

Sunday, March 24, 2024 | 12:45-1:45 p.m.

Multi-platinum country-music superstar Riley Green will get Austin rocking with a Texas-sized pre-race concert before Sunday’s EchoPark Automotive Grand Prix NASCAR Cup Series race! Track Pass holders can access the racing surface & get close to the stage. 

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