TICKETS FOR HONDA INDY TORONTO GO ON SALE TO THE PUBLIC TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 29-Champions Club Experience Available for a Limited Time

TORONTO, ON (November 24, 2016) – The countdown is officially on for the 31st edition of Honda Indy Toronto at Exhibition Place, July 14-16, 2017.  Ticket sales will open to the general public starting on Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2016 at 10 a.m. EST.  Fans can visit www.hondaindy.com or call 1-877-725-8849 to place their 2017 order. 

To accelerate the experience, the Champions Club is being offered for $50 to new Two-Day Reserved Grandstand purchasers during a limited time.  The exclusive benefits, previously offered only to renewal customers, include a souvenir credential with lanyard, complimentary Verizon IndyCar Series paddock pass (a $65 value), access to the pre-race grid walk, discounts on official event merchandise, the chance to win a two-seater INDYCAR ride on the historic track, and many other surprises, discounts and benefits which will be revealed leading up to the 2017 event. 

“Honda Indy Toronto proudly draws race fans from around the globe making it a marquee event on Toronto's busy summer schedule.  We’ll showcase a diverse schedule and double feature again with the NASCAR Pinty’s series on Saturday and Verizon IndyCar Series as the spotlight on Sunday,” said Jeff Atkinson, president of the Honda Indy Toronto. “The Champions Club program returns in 2017 for a limited time providing insider access to our avid race fans.  It truly includes the ultimate package of experiences that simply can’t be bought for most sporting events.” 

In addition to the Verizon IndyCar Series and NASCAR Pinty’s series, announcements will be forthcoming on the remaining racing action filling a jam-packed schedule at Honda Indy Toronto. Two-day Reserved Grandstand seats start at $80. Kids 12 and under receive free general admission when accompanied by a ticket holding adult.  For full ticket pricing and event information, visit www.hondaindy.com/tickets.

About The Honda Indy Toronto

Honda Indy Toronto takes place on the historic grounds of Exhibition Place in a unique lakefront and downtown setting. As Ontario's largest annual sporting event, the event has become a prestigious meeting place for some of the world’s fastest racecar drivers. Since 1986, the three-day event has entertained millions of fans thanks to world-class entertainment and exhilarating performances from drivers including Juan Pablo Montoya, Marco Andretti and Helio Castroneves, as well as Canadian legends Paul Tracy, Greg Moore and James Hinchcliffe. The event is owned and operated by Green Savoree Racing Promotions, which also owns the Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg (March 10-12, 2017) and The Honda Indy 200 at Mid-Ohio (July 28-30, 2017). 

For more information, visit hondaindy.com, facebook.com/HondaIndyToronto or follow the event on Twitter @HondaIndy.

 

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TORONTO, ON, September 29, 2016 – Race fans who held two-day reserved grandstand seats for the 2016 Honda Indy Toronto can purchase their renewal tickets for the 2017 event starting today. By popular demand, organizers are bringing back the Champions Club program, which allows renewal customers to benefit from an even higher-octane experience.

 

The Champions Club program was introduced in 2016 and offers exclusive benefits and event access, including a souvenir credential with lanyard, complimentary Verizon IndyCar Series paddock passes, access to the pre-race grid walk, discounts on official event merchandise, an opportunity to win a two-seater INDYCAR ride on the historic track, and many other experiences, discounts and benefits that will be revealed leading up to the 2017 event.

 

“We have an incredibly loyal fan base here in Toronto and we introduced the Champions Club program last year as a way to reward them for their commitment to our event,” said Jeff Atkinson, president of the Honda Indy Toronto. “We’re thrilled to bring back the Champions Club program in 2017 and we are working towards some new surprises that race fans will not want to miss out on.”

 

Ticket sales during the renewal period are available to customers who purchased weekend grandstand tickets for the 2016 Honda Indy Toronto and will be automatically enrolled in the exclusive Champions Club at the time of renewal. Sales will open up to the general public starting November 29 at 10 a.m.

 

The 2017 Honda Indy Toronto takes place July 14-16 at Exhibition Place and will see the return of a double feature format with the NASCAR Pinty’s Series headlining track activity on Saturday and the Verizon IndyCar Series headlining on Sunday. Renewals are available online or by phone at 1-877-725-8849 with pricing starting at $80 for bronze-level Reserved Grandstand Seating. For full ticket pricing and event information, visit www.hondaindy.com/tickets.

 

About the Honda Indy Toronto

The Honda Indy Toronto takes place on the historic grounds of Exhibition Place in a unique lakefront and downtown setting. As Ontario's largest annual sporting event, the event has become a prestigious meeting place for some of the world’s fastest racecar drivers. Since 1986, the three-day event has entertained millions of fans thanks to world-class entertainment and exhilarating performances from drivers including Juan Pablo Montoya, Marco Andretti and Helio Castroneves, as well as Canadian legends Paul Tracy, Greg Moore and James Hinchcliffe. The event is owned and operated by Green Savoree Racing Promotions, which also owns the Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg (March 10-12, 2017) and The Honda Indy 200 at Mid-Ohio (July 28-30, 2017).

 

For more information visit hondaindy.com, facebook.com/HondaIndyToronto or follow the event on Twitter @HondaIndy.

 

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