Grand Prix of Long Beach

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Grand Prix of Long Beach

 

Location: Along the Waterfront, Long Beach, CA About 0.5 mile (0.8 km) from downtown Long Beach, California
Street address: 300 East Ocean Blvd, Long Beach, CA 90802
How to get there: Grand Prix of Long Beach is in the heart of Long Beach and well connected to the interstate system, it is right off of i710 which connects to the i405 and i110. i710 skirts the Port of Long Beach and takes you North towards Los Angeles. i405 goes North South and connects to i5 which takes you from the Canadian border in Washington State to the Mexican border in Southern California. (LGB) Long Beach Airport is the closest at only 6 to 10 miles (9.6 to 16.1 km) North depending on what route you choose, 20 minute drive in general. (LAX) Los Angeles International Airport is 21.9 miles (35.2 km) Northeast via i405 and about half an hour away. (BUR) Bob Hope Airport in Burbank is about 39.6 miles (63.7 km) North and would take about an hour. (SNA) John Wayne Airport in Orange County is about 23.8 miles (38.3 km) Southeast and 40 minutes away.
Directions to the morning meeting: Registration and Credentials collection takes place at the Hilton Long Beach at 701 West Ocean Blvd.Event parking and morning meetings take place At the Pike at Rainbow Harbor Garage on W. Shoreline Drive which can be accessed from S. Pine Avenue as much of that area is used as part of the track.
Camping facilities: It is not possible to camp at this event. CouchSurfing, AirBnB and nearby Long Beach or even Los Angeles hotels are advisable.
Contact information: CalClub region of the SCCA is responsible for staffing the event. http://www.calclub.com/
Marshal stations: ?????
Turns: 11
Length: 1.968 miles (3.167 km)
Lap records: ChampCar: 1:06.886 Lola-Cosworth (2006)
Year opened: 1975/2009
Marshal kit: Bring your own White uniform. Flags, fire extinguishers, brooms and kitty litter is distributed to stations at the start of the event.
Sources: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Grand_Prix_of_Long_Beach

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