Red Bull Indianapolis GP Is 14th Of 18 Races On 2008 MotoGP Schedule

INDIANAPOLIS, Monday, July 23, 2007 – The inaugural Red Bull
Indianapolis GP on Sunday, Sept. 14, 2008 at the Indianapolis Motor
Speedway will be the 14th of 18 races on the 2008 provisional MotoGP
schedule, released by the FIM.

With just four races on the 2008 schedule after the Red Bull
Indianapolis GP, the inaugural MotoGP event on the 2.601-mile motorcycle
road course at IMS should play a crucial role in the season

The Red Bull Indianapolis GP comes in the middle of a three-race stretch
in which the world’s top motorcycle series will travel the globe. The
San Marino Grand Prix at the Misano circuit in Italy precedes the Red
Bull Indianapolis GP, on Aug. 31, and the Australian Grand Prix on Sept.
28 at the Phillip Island circuit follows the race at Indy.

The 2008 season starts March 9 at Qatar and ends Nov. 2 at Valencia, in

Spain, Italy and the United States are nations with two or more events
on the schedule.

Spain plays host to the Spanish Grand Prix on March 30, the Catalunya
Grand Prix on June 8 and the Valencia Grand Prix on Nov. 2. The Italian
Grand Prix is on June 1, with the San Marino Grand Prix on Aug. 31.

The United States Grand Prix is July 20 at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca in
Monterey, Calif.

Date Grand Prix Circuit
March 9 Qatar Doha/Losail
March 30 Spain Jerez de la Frontera
April 20 Portugal Estoril
May 4 China Shanghai
May 18 France Le Mans
June 1 Italy Mugello
June 8 Catalunya Montmelo (Spain)
June 22 Great Britain Donington Park
June 28 Netherlands Assen
July 13 Germany Sachsenring
July 20 United States Laguna Seca
Aug. 17 Czech Republic Brno
Aug. 31 San Marino Misano (Italy)
Sept. 14 Red Bull Indianapolis GP Indianapolis Motor Speedway
Sept. 28 Australia Phillip Island
Oct. 5 Japan Motegi
Oct. 19 Malaysia Sepang
Nov. 2 Valencia Ricardo Tormo-Valencia (Spain)


Red Bull Indianapolis GP tickets: Ticket orders are being accepted now
for the inaugural Red Bull Indianapolis GP on Sept. 14, 2008.

Orders can be placed either online at
or by mailing an order form to IMS. The order form is available at the
IMS Web site or by calling the IMS Ticket Office at (800) 822-INDY
outside the Indianapolis area or (317) 492-6700 locally.

Ticket Office hours are 8 a.m.-5 p.m., Monday through Friday.

All tickets for this event are three-day tickets, with both reserved and
general admission seating available. Ticket orders will be fulfilled at
a later date.

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