IndyCar and IMSA Head to Long Beach for the Acura Long Beach Grand Prix

April 13, 2023Steve Rable

The NTT IndyCar Series heads to Long Beach for the Long Beach Grand Prix this weekend in sunny California. Action kicks off tomorrow April 14th 2023 with free practice 1. This weekend is a co-sponsored event between the NTT IndyCar Series and the IMSA WeatherTech Sportscar Championship. You can find the full weekend schedule below.


(All times are Pacific Time)

Friday, April 14

7:45-8:15 am: Porsche Carrera Cup practice
9-10am: IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship practice
10:15-10:35am: Historic Motor Sports Association (HMSA) practice
11:15am-11:55am: Porsche Carrera Cup practice
12:10-12:30 pm: Stadium Super Trucks practice
12:45-2:30 pm: IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship practice
3-4:15 pm: NTT IndyCar Series practice
4:30-5 pm: Porsche Carrera Cup qualifying
5:10-6 pm: IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship qualifying
6:30-6:50 pm: Super Drift Challenge practice
7-8:30 pm: Formula D Super Drift Challenge, Race 1

Saturday, April 15

7:45-8:05 am: HMSA practice
8:45 a.m.-9:45 pm: NTT IndyCar Series practice
11:20-11:40 pm: HMSA, Race 1
12:05-1:20 pm: NTT IndyCar Series qualifying
2-4 pm: IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship race
4:30-5 pm: Stadium Super Trucks, Race 1
5:15-5:55 pm: Porsche Carrera Cup, Race 1
6:30-6:50 pm: Super Drift Challenge practice
7:00-8:30 pm: Formula D Super Drift Challenge, Race 2

Sunday, April 16

9am-9:30 pm: IndyCar warmup
10:45-11:05 pm: HMSA, Race 2
Noon: Driver introductions
12:38 p.m. – Command to start engines
12:45 p.m. – Green flag for the Acura Grand Prix of Long Beach (85 laps/167.28 miles)

For more information on tickets and news visit IndyCar or IMSA for their respective information.