Event Information

Schedule of Events


2014 Schedule of Events
Subject to Change - Times are Approximate


Saturday, May 24, 2014
6:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. “Grand Prix Shakedown” Charity Fun Run

Tuesday, May 27, 2014
8:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. Display and Vendors load-in
8:00 am – 3:30 p.m. IMSA and INDYCAR Team Transporters stage & wash as required
9:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. Sanctioning Bodies, Suppliers, Team Motorcoach and Hospitality load-in
5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. Inaugural Doug Guthrie Memorial Grand Prix Challenge presented by Quicken Loans  (Kart 2 Kart, 42705 Van Dyke Avenue, Sterling Heights, MI)

Wednesday, May 28, 2014
8:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. Pirelli World Challenge Team Transporters load-in & wash as required
8:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. Chalet, Display and Vendors load-in (required for all chalet clients and displays east of Muse Drive)
9:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. TUDOR Championship Team Transporters load-in
9:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. Technology Forum (Penske Tent)
11:00 a.m. – 12:30 pm Transporter Parade through Downtown Detroit
11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. Verizon IndyCar Series Team Transporters load-in
12:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. CDBIGP Registration Office hours (Detroit Naval Armory)
4:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. Quicken Loans Grand Prix Street Fest powered by Chevrolet (Campus Martius Park)

Thursday, May 29, 2014
7:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m. Technical Inspection – TUDOR Championship (by appointment – IMSA Tech Trailer)
7:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. SST Series Registration hours
8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. IMSA Registration Office hours (Detroit Naval Armory)
8:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. INDYCAR Registration Office hours (Detroit Naval Armory)
8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. CDBIGP Registration Office hours (Detroit Naval Armory)
8:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m. Verizon IndyCar Series and TUDOR Championship Garage open
8:00 a.m. – 9:30 a.m. Meijer Fan Zone Vendors Load-in
9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. SCCA Pro Registration Office hours (Detroit Naval Armory)
9:00 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. PNC Bank Education Day activities – Penske Tent
9:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. IndyCar Experience (2-seater) and Pace Car Rides
11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. Media Luncheon (The Rattlesnake Club, 300 River Place Drive, Detroit, MI 48207)
11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. Meijer Family Fun Zone Vendors Load-in
11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. SPEED Energy Stadium SUPER Truck Series Load-in
12 Noon All cars through Verizon IndyCar Series Tech Inspection
1:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. IndyCar Experience (2-seater) and Pace Car Rides
3:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. Pirelli World Challenge Media rides
3:00 p.m. TUDOR Championship Team Managers Meeting
3:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. Emergency Management Meeting (All Series & CDBIGP)
3:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. Track Walk
4:30 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. Chevrolet/Promoter “Ride-Along” activities
6:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. SPEED Energy SUPER Stadium Truck Series Set-up Practice
7:30 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. Meijer Fan Zone Vendors Load-in
All day Midway Vendors Load-in
 
Friday, May 30, 2014
6:30 a.m. Verizon IndyCar Series Safety Meeting
7:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. CDBIGP and INDYCAR Registration hours (Detroit Naval Armory)
7:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. SCCA Pro Registration hours (Detroit Naval Armory)
7:00 a.m. – 10:00 am SST Series Registration hours
7:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m. Verizon IndyCar Series Garage hours
7:30 a.m. Gates Open
7:30 a.m. TUDOR Championship Garage opens
7:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. IMSA Registration hours (Detroit Naval Armory)
7:45 a.m. – 8:00 a.m. SPEED Energy Stadium SUPER Truck Series Set-up
8:00 a.m. - 8:30 a.m. SPEED Energy Stadium SUPER Truck Series Practice/Qualifying – Race 1
8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Verizon IndyCar Series Tech is open
8:30 a.m. Verizon IndyCar Series Driver/Team Managers Meeting (Media Center Mtg. Room)
8:50 a.m. – 9:20 a.m. Pirelli World Challenge Practice (GT/GT-A/GTS)
9:30 a.m. Verizon IndyCar Series PR Reps Meeting (Media Center Meeting Room)
9:35 a.m. – 11:05 a.m. TUDOR United SportsCar Championship Practice 1 (Prototype/GT Daytona)
10:15 a.m. – 10:45 a.m. Pirelli World Challenge Driver Meeting with Geoff Carter (Media Ctr. Meeting Room)
11:20 a.m. – 12:05 p.m. Verizon IndyCar Series Practice 1
12:20 p.m. – 12:50 p.m. Pirelli World Challenge Practice #2 (GT/GT-A/GTS)
1:05 p.m. – 1:25 p.m. Corvette Corral Track Laps
1:30 p.m. IMSA Hot Lap Experience (by invitation only)
1:35 p.m. – 3:05 p.m. TUDOR United SportsCar Championship Practice 2 (Prototype/GT Daytona)
2:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. Pirelli World Challenge Driver Autograph Session –Meijer Fan Zone
3:20 p.m. – 4:05 p.m. Verizon IndyCar Series Practice #2
4:15 p.m. – 4:35 p.m. SPEED Energy Stadium SUPER Truck Series pre-race ceremonies
4:35 p.m. – 5:05 p.m. SPEED Energy Stadium SUPER Truck Series – Race 1
5:05 p.m. – 5:20 p.m. SPEED Energy Stadium SUPER Truck Series post-race ceremonies
5:20 p.m. IMSA Hot Lap Experience (by invitation only)
5:25 p.m. – 5:40 p.m. TUDOR United SportsCar Championship Qualifying (GT Daytona)
5:45 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. TUDOR United SportsCar Championship Qualifying (Prototype)
6:30 p.m. Grand Prix-miere: “A Night in the Fast Lane” – Penske Tent

Saturday, May 31, 2014
6:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. INDYCAR Registration hours
6:00 a.m. Verizon IndyCar Series Garage opens
6:30 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. SCCA Pro Registration hours
6:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. CDBIGP Registration hours
7:00 a.m. – 12:00 Noon IMSA Registration hours (Detroit Naval Armory)
7:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. SST Series Registration hours
7:00 a.m. TUDOR Championship Drivers/Team Manager Meeting (Media Center Mtg. Room)
7:00 a.m. Verizon IndyCar Series Tech Opens
7:00 a.m. TUDOR Championship Driver & Team Managers Meeting
7:10 a.m. – 7:45 a.m. Pirelli World Challenge Qualifying – Race I (GT/GT-A/GTS)
7:15 a.m. Gates Open
7:55 a.m. IMSA Hot Lap Experience (by invitation only)/Course clearance lap
8:00 a.m. – 8:20 a.m. TUDOR United SportsCar Championship Warm-Up (Prototype/GT Daytona)
8:35 a.m. – 9:35 a.m. Verizon IndyCar Series Qualifying – Dual I
9:45 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. TUDOR Championship Drivers Autograph Session – Meijer Fan Zone
9:50 a.m. – 10:05 a.m. Pirelli World Challenge Pre-race ceremonies – Race I
10:05 a.m. – 11:05 a.m. Cadillac V-Series Challenge presented by the Metro Detroit Cadillac Dealers
11:05 a.m. – 11:20 a.m. Pirelli World Challenge Post-race ceremonies
11:15 a.m. – 12:00 noon TUDOR United SportsCar Championship Pre-Race/Fan Walk/IMSA Hot Laps
11:30 a.m. Verizon IndyCar Series Driver/Team Managers Meeting (Media Ctr. Mtg. Room)
11:45 a.m. – 12:15 p.m. TUDOR Championship Live Auction at TBA Team Transporter (benefitting Austin Hatcher Foundation)
12:00 noon – 12:10 p.m. TUDOR United SportsCar Championship Formation Laps/IMSA Hot Lap Experience
12:10 p.m. – 1:55 p.m. Chevrolet Sports Car Classic presented by the Metro Detroit Chevy Dealers
1:55 p.m. –2:15 p.m. TUDOR United SportsCar Championship Post-Race Ceremonies
1:55 p.m. – 2:10 p.m. SPEED Energy Stadium SUPER Truck Series Set-up
2:10 p.m. – 2:25 p.m. SPEED Energy Stadium SUPER Truck Series Moto
3:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. Verizon IndyCar Series pre-race
3:30 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. Chevrolet Indy Dual in Detroit presented by Quicken Loans – Dual I (70 laps)
5:45 p.m. (estimated) Verizon IndyCar Series post-race ceremonies
6:15 p.m. – 7:45 p.m. Concert: Lifehouse
6:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. Corvette Corral Track Laps

Sunday, June 1, 2014
7:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. IndyCar Registration Office hours (Detroit Naval Armory)
7:00 a.m. IndyCar Garage opens
7:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. CDBIGP Registration operating hours (Detroit Naval Armory)
7:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. SCCA Pro Registration Office hours (Detroit Naval Armory)
7:20 a.m. – 7:35 a.m. SPEED Energy Stadium SUPER Truck Series Set-up
7:30 a.m. Gates Open
7:30 a.m. Verizon IndyCar Series Tech opens
7:30 a.m. IndyCar Ministries Catholic Mass (Media Center Meeting Room)
7:35 a.m. – 7:55 a.m. SPEED Energy Stadium SUPER Truck Series Qualifying – Race 2
8:15 a.m. – 8:45 a.m. Pirelli World Challenge Warm-Up - Race 2 (GT/GT-A/GTS)
8:30 a.m. Verizon IndyCar Series Driver/Team Managers Meeting (Media Center Mtg. Room)
9:00 a.m. – 9:45 a.m. IndyCar Experience (2-seater) and Pace Car Rides
9:00 a.m. IndyCar Ministries Non-denominational Chapel Service (Media Center Meeting Room)
10:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. Verizon IndyCar Series Qualifying – Dual II
10:45 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. Pirelli World Challenge Pre-race
11:00 a.m. – 12:00 noon Cadillac V-Series Challenge presented by Metro Detroit Cadillac Dealers
12:00 noon – 12:20 p.m. Pirelli World Challenge post-race ceremonies
12:00 noon – 1:00 p.m. Verizon IndyCar Series Drivers Autograph Session (Verizon IndyCar Fan Village)
12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. Concert: Shaggy (with Rayvon)
12:15 p.m. – 12:45 p.m. Corvette Corral Track Laps
1:00 p.m. – 1:35 p.m. IndyCar Experience (2-seater) and Pace Car Rides (promoter session)
1:35 p.m. – 1:55 p.m. SPEED Energy Stadium SUPER Truck Series pre-race
1:55 p.m. – 2:25 p.m. SPEED Energy Stadium SUPER Truck Series – Race 2
2:25 p.m. – 2:35 p.m. SPEED Energy Stadium SUPER Truck Series post-race ceremonies
3:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. Verizon IndyCar Series Pre-race
3:30 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. Chevrolet Indy Dual in Detroit presented by Quicken Loans - Dual II (70 laps)
5:45 p.m. (estimated) Verizon IndyCar Series post-race ceremonies

  • Chevrolet
  • Verizon IndyCar Series
  • TUDOR United SportsCar Championship
  • Pirelli World Challenge
  • Stadium Super Trucks