First-Ever ‘Run The Course’ 5K Event to Be Held on Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach Race Circuit

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The Grand Prix Foundation of Long Beach has added a new event to its “Charity Days” lineup, a 5K race that will incorporate much of the Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach race circuit.

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Tickets Now on Sale for the 44th Annual Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach

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Tickets are now on sale for the Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach, with the “bigger, better, bolder” 44th annual event set to return April 13-15, it was announced.

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IN PICTURES: The 43rd Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach Was a Rip-Roaring Show of Events

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From the Roar in the Shore kickoff on Wednesday to the final races on Sunday, ear-plugged attendees seemed to enjoy the mostly sunny weather as race car after race car ripped through the city circuit to both disappointing crashes...

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Kings of Chaos Starring Rock-and-Roll Royalty Lineup Performs at Grand Prix of Long Beach

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Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach attendees rocked out to Kings of Chaos, starring rock-and-roll legends Billy Idol, Billy Gibbons of ZZ Top and Chester Bennington of Linkin Park and Death by Sunrise in front of the Long Beach...

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Quick Guide to the Upcoming Sights and Sounds of the 43rd Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach

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Following a rip roaring Thunder Thursday and Wednesday’s “Roar in the Shore,” tonight marks the first race of the 43rd annual Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach.

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Professional Race Car Driver Talks Safety With Gant Elementary Students

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Professional IMSA WeatherTech Sportscar Champion Christina Nielsen drove up in a street-legal IndyCar this morning onto the grounds of Gant Elementary to engage students in conversations about driver safety. 

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Grand Prix Taps USC Coach Clay Helton as Grand Marshal

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University of Southern California (USC) head football coach Clay Helton will be giving the command “Drivers, start your engines,” as part of his duties as Grand Marshal for the 43rd Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach, officials announced.

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43rd Toyota Grand Prix to Feature Can-Am Race Cars on a City Circuit for the First Time

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A 1,000-plus horsepower Can-Am race car sped through a portion of the 43rd Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach’s race circuit Tuesday, as an introduction to one of the featured races of the April event, the Can-Am challenge.

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Grand Prix One of the First Events to Receive Multi-Year Permit from State Coastal Commission

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Each year since the Grand Prix of Long Beach staged its first rip-roaring races in 1975, the association has had to apply for a new permit from the California Coastal Commission. On Wednesday the commission issued a multi-year permit...

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IN PICTURES: Simon Pagenaud Wins 2016 Grand Prix of Long Beach

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Verizon IndyCar driver Simon Pagenaud breezed to a top place finish today, the final IndyCar race of the Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach. It was, perhaps, the only thing breezy about the day, which featured sweltering temps that...

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