2018 Schedule


Friday, April 13

7 a.m. Spectator gates open
7:40 a.m. IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship (IMSA) practice
8 a.m. Lifestyle Expo opens
10 a.m. INDYCAR practice 1
11:40 a.m. Historic Trans Am practice
12:20 p.m. Stadium SUPER Trucks (SST) Practice
2 p.m. INDYCAR practice 2
3 p.m. Historic Trans Am qualifying
3:30 p.m. Pirelli World Challenge (PWC) Practice
4 p.m. Verizon IndyCar Series Fan Appreciation All-Driver Autograph Session (INDYCAR Paddock)
4:45 p.m. IMSA qualifying
6 p.m. Lifestyle Expo closes
6:45 p.m. Super Drift practice
6:45 p.m. SMG Presents Fiesta Friday Starring Ozomatli (Plaza Stage in front of Long Beach Convention Center)
7 p.m. Motegi Racing Super Drift Challenge Competition #1   

Saturday, April 14

7 a.m. Gates open
8 a.m. Lifestyle Expo opens
8:45 a.m. PWC practice
9:20 a.m. PWC qualifying
10:45 a.m. INDYCAR practice 3
Noon Historic Trans Am RACE
12:30 p.m. Commence IMSA pre-race
1:05 p.m. BUBBA burger SportsCar Grand Prix at Long Beach RACE (Race #3 of the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship – 100 minutes)
3:30 p.m. INDYCAR qualifying & FIRESTONE FAST 6
5:05 p.m. Speed Energy Stadium SUPER Trucks RACE #1
6 p.m. Lifestyle Expo closes
6 p.m. SMG Presents The Cult (Plaza Stage in front of Long Beach Convention Center)
6:25 p.m. Super Drift practice
7 p.m. Motegi Racing Super Drift Challenge Competition #2   

Sunday, April 15

7 a.m. Gates open
8 a.m. Lifestyle Expo opens
9 a.m. INDYCAR warmup
10 a.m. Pirelli World Challenge RACE
11:50 a.m. Mothers Exotic Car Parade
12:30 p.m. INDYCAR Pre-Race Ceremonies
1:23 p.m.  “Drivers, start your engines!”
1:40 p.m. 44TH TOYOTA GRAND PRIX OF LONG BEACH (Race #3 of the 2018 Verizon IndyCar Series – 85 laps)
4:05 p.m. Speed Energy Stadium SUPER Trucks RACE #2
5:00 p.m. Lifestyle Expo closes

(Schedule Subject to Change without Notice)