Fan Forum Returns to the US GP

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2014 Fan Forum at the Gibson Showroom. Photo: Joey Franco.

Circuit of The Americas (COTA) has announced the return of the Austin Fan Forum on Thursday, October 22, 2015. The event will be hosted on the Bud Light stage at COTA Fan Fest situated on Austin’s famous Rainey Street.

The Fan Forum will kick off the festivities around the 2015 FORMULA 1 UNITED STATES GRAND PRIX, scheduled for Oct. 23-25 at Circuit of The Americas.

The Forum will feature current F1 stars, including the first homegrown driver to race at the Circuit of The Americas, Alexander Rossi and other key F1 figures answering fans’ questions and signing autographs. The full lineup of panelists confirmed so far is as follows:

Alexander Rossi – Manor Marussia F1 Team
Daniel Ricciardo – Infiniti Red Bull Racing
Felipe Massa – Williams Martini Racing
Nico Hülkenberg – Sahara Force India F1 Team
Günther Steiner – Haas F1 Team, Team Principal

The Fan Forum is set for 7 p.m. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. Attendance is free. Entry will be first-come, first served.

Jason Dial, President and CEO of Circuit of The Americas, said: “We are thrilled to once again welcome the Fan Forum to Austin. As we saw last year, it is a wonderful opportunity for fans to engage directly with some of the biggest names in the sport. By staging this year’s Fan Forum on Rainey Street as part of the COTA Fan Fest, we will ensure that even more U.S. Grand Prix fans than ever will get to participate in this awesome event.”

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