V8 Supercar Series Coming to America in May 2013

In 2013, for the first time ever in storied history, the V8 Supercar Series will be heading to America. The event will begin May 17th and end the 19th next year at Circuit of the Americas’ new circuit in Austin Texas .

It just so happens that the V8 Supercars race is being held on the same weekend as the NASCAR All-Star event in Charlotte and fall one week before the Indianapolis 500. Tickets for this event will range in price from $83 to $275 and will go on sale October 16th.

“The Austin circuit is coming together beautifully and will offer our teams and drivers fabulous facilities from which to compete – and one of the most challenging road courses ever designed,” said V8 Supercars CEO David Malone. “We’re delighted to showcase Australia’s premier motorsport category at first-class venue and in a national marketplace with a healthy appetite for top-notch auto racing and family friendly entertainment.

The remaining schedule for the 2013 V8 Supercar Series schedule will be revealed within the next two weeks.

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