The Formula 1™ calendar is a captivating showcase of the world’s most charismatic destinations. From the chic European cities of Barcelona, Monaco, Budapest and Milan, to the exotic excitement of Singapore and Japan; from the opulence of Abu Dhabi and Bahrain to the quirkiness of Austin and Mexico City. For those who love racing in its purest form there are the most revered of racing circuits at Spa, Silverstone and Sao Paulo.
Based within the Formula One™ Paddock Club, the McLaren Formula 1™ Experience was founded in 1989 and has played host exclusively to the McLaren Partners’ business leaders and VIPs ever since. The combination of prime access, the finest service, exquisite cuisine and breath taking views of the racing redefined a Formula 1™ weekend. McLaren invite you to explore this fascinating world.
The McLaren Formula 1™ Experience private suite or tables sit above the team garages overlooking the pit lane with views of the start finish line. From here guests can experience the thrill of the race build up, the intensity of each pit stop and the sheer excitement of watching the winner take the chequered flag. It is, without doubt, an unrivalled and privileged view.
Guests are welcomed to the McLaren Formula 1 Experience from first thing in the morning until the end of the racing day. Guests will arrive, via dedicated VIP guest routes, into the centre of the circuit to an exclusive parking area. On arrival, you will be presented with a gift bag before being directed to your table, where the McLaren hospitality team will personally welcome you. A full breakfast along with pastries freshly made by the Paddock Club’s own Chefs de Partie is offered to start the day.
Each day the McLaren Formula 1 Experience is punctuated with driver interviews using the Pit Link, broadcasting a live two-way interaction between the McLaren Garage and McLaren Paddock Club Suite. Senior Management interviews will also be conducted via the pit link enabling guests to gain unique insights into Formula 1 and the race weekend strategy.
Race team headsets will be available for small groups throughout each F1 session. Members of the McLaren team will be on hand to host guests as they listen in to team radio whilst viewing the live garage feed displayed onscreen, alongside Marple and the track action. Giant screens allow guests to follow all of the track action and race timing screens display the cascade of information you will find the teams looking at on the pit wall.
The McLaren Formula One Experience includes:
The Formula 1 Paddock Club will be operating in compliance with all local COVID regulations. Health and safety measures will be reviewed continuously, in line with local guidelines.
The following health and safety measures will be implemented throughout the Paddock Club and are subject to change throughout the 2021 season:
Prices are per person. For large groups or private areas then please contact us for a customised quote.
Additional car park passes can be purchased, along with coach passes and driver passes (for chauffeurs).
The date of this race is based on the provisional calendar. Usually these dates do not change but this cannot be guaranteed until the final calendar is released towards the end of the year. If the date of the race does change, it will not affect the validity of any tickets you purchase for the event. If possible, we recommend booking any accommodation and flights/travel on a flexible basis or waiting until the calendar is confirmed.
For extra peace of mind, you can take out Booking Protection cover at the checkout and receive a refund on your booking including service and delivery fees if the event date changes and you cannot attend on the new date.
Children 2 and under have free General Admission access when accompanied by a paying adult. Children 2 and under will not be entitled to their own grandstand seat unless a full price ticket is purchased. All children over 2 must have a full priced ticket.
Please contact us for more information regarding disabled tickets.
Most grandstand tickets are valid for three-days, However, selected grandstands can be purchased for individual days. Use the filter options at the top of the page to find the grandstands that are available for individual days.
Please note that General Admission tickets are a 3-day, non-transferable wristband.
The Main Grandstand (Club Level, Mezzanine Level and Lower Level), Turn 1 and Turn 15 have seat backs, wider seats and more leg room than Trackside seating.
COTA's outdoor Super Stage is renowned for hosting international superstars as part of the F1 weekend. On Friday 1st November, American pop-rock band Imagine Dragons will take to the Super Stage to wow fans and on Saturday 2nd November, international megastar P!nk will get the party started ahead of the race on the Sunday. Following the race on Sunday 3rd November, international sensations Kool and the Gang will close out an incredible weekend of racing and entertainment. All entry tickets for the respective days will grant access to the evening concert. You can also purchase a standing or seated concert upgrade to get closer to the show.
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