Grand Prix Educational Series to Visit Eight LBUSD Schools!
Professional IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship drivers Christina Nielsen (#63 GTD Ferrari) and Tristan Nuñez (#55 DPi Mazda), both racing this weekend, will visit eight Long Beach Schools on Wednesday, April 5 and Thursday, April 6 as part of the annual Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach Educational Series.
The focus of this fun and exciting event is to engage students in conversations about driver safety and general rules of the road as well as what it takes to become a professional race car driver.
In addition, Nielsen will arrive to Gant Elementary in a street-legal two-seat Indy car!
The lineup is as follows:
Wednesday, April 5, 2017 – Christina Nielsen
|GANT ELEMENTARY||1854 Britton Dr. 90815||8:00 a.m.|
|NAPLES ELEMENTARY||5537 The Toledo 90803||9:15 a.m.|
|FRANKLIN MIDDLE SCHOOL||540 Cerritos Ave. 90802||10:20 a.m.|
|OROPEZA ELEMENTARY||700 Locust Ave. 90813||11:30 a.m.|
Thursday, April 6, 2017 – Tristan Nuñez
|SMITH ELEMENTARY||565 E. Hill St. 90806||8:00 a.m.|
|BIRNEY ELEMENTARY||710 W. Spring St. 90806||8:55 a.m.|
|LOS CERRITOS ELEMENTARY||515 W. San Antonio Dr. 90807||9:45 a.m.|
|POWELL||150 Victoria St. 90805||10:30 a.m.|