Touchdown in New York

 
 

Formula E arrives in Brooklyn for the inaugural Qualcomm New York City ePrix on July 15 & 16. Formula E will host the first ever race to take place within the five boroughs of New York City in modern history at the Brooklyn Cruise Terminal.

The Electric Street Racing Series has landed in the Big Apple in the safe hands of New York Giants wide receiver Victor Cruz.

 

Schedule

SATURDAY
START END ACTIVITY PLACE
8:00am 8:45am PRACTICE 1 Track
8:55am 9:15am ROBORACE PRACTICE Track
9:25am 10:00am New Yorkers on track Track
10:00am 10:20am Qualifying Group Lottery Allianz eVillage
10:30am 11:00am PRACTICE 2 Track
12:00pm 12:36pm QUALIFYING Track
12:45pm 1:00pm SUPER POLE Track
1:45pm 2:00pm eRACE Visa Gaming Zone
2:00pm 2:30pm Drivers Autograph Session Allianz eVillage
2:00pm 3:00pm ROBORACE Track
3:00pm 3:10pm Drivers parade Track
3:23pm - Pitlane open (Grid procedure) Track
4:00pm - Qualcomm NEW YORK CITY ePRIX (43 laps) Track
5:05pm - Podium Ceremony Podium
- 6:00pm Gates close
SUNDAY
START END ACTIVITY PLACE
7:00am 7:45am PRACTICE 1 Track
7:55am 8:15am ROBORACE PRACTICE Track
9:00am 9:36am QUALIFYING Track
9:45am 10:00am SUPER POLE Track
10:45am 11:00am eRACE Visa Gaming Zone
11:00am 11:30am Driver autograph session Allianz eVillage
11:00am 12:00pm ROBORACE Track
12:00pm 12:10pm Driver Parade Track
12:23pm - Pitlane open (Grid procedure) Track
1:00pm - Qualcomm NEW YORK CITY ePRIX (49 laps) Track
2:05pm - Podium Ceremony Podium
2:30pm 3:30pm Federation of Drone Racing (Drag race) Track
3:30pm 4:00pm Federation of Drone Racing (Endurance race) Track
- 4:00pm Gates Close -
 

* Schedule subject to change

 
 

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Allianz eVillage

Formula E doesn’t stop when the cars aren’t on track, there’s always something for you to see and do. Away from the track, you can entertain yourself at the Allianz eVillage fan zone. This is an entertainment area aimed at the whole family. 

Inside the eVillage, you will have the opportunity to get up close with a variety of fantastic displays and activities, ranging from the latest electric vehicles and hybrid cars and racing simulators. In addition to the latest and greatest in technology products there will be a wide choice of food and drink stands as well as fun Kid activities for children of all ages.

Meet the drivers

In the eVillage, you will have the chance to meet the drivers at the autograph session and witness the raw emotion of the podium ceremony. If you rate your driving skills, you can get behind the wheel of a racing simulator to win the chance to go wheel-to-wheel against the actual Formula E drivers during the eRace, which takes place in the build-up to the main event.

 
 

Circuit

The 1.21mile (1.947km) track features 10 corners and is set against the iconic backdrop of Lower Manhattan and the Statue of Liberty.

 
 

HOW TO GET THERE

The site has three entrances:

E1: The intersection of Ferris & Sullivan

E2: Pier 11 near the Atlantic Basin Ferry Landing

E3: The intersection of Imlay & Pioneer St

 

SUBWAY (click here for map)

The closest subway stop is Carroll Gardens/Smith St. Take the F train (orange line) to Carroll Gardens Station. There will be a free event shuttle from this station. 

From Manhattan you can take the 4, D, N, Q and R train to Barclays Center Stop and take a free event shuttle to the venue.

Planned Service:  

G train will run to Hoyt - Shermerhorn but not to Church Ave.  It will serve Fulton St, a short walk to Barclays Center.

The 2 & 3 trains are not operating outside of Manhattan.

RIDESHARE (click here for map)

Dropoff will be on Dikeman St. between Ferris & Conover St.  There will be no parking or long waiting area for rideshare cars. All traffic must keep moving.

SHUTTLE BUS (click here for map)

Barclays Center: Guest pick-up is at the bus load in area on Flatbush.  

Carroll Gardens: Guest pick-up is on the corner of Smith St / 2nd Place.  

DROP-OFF / PICK UP AREA at VENUE: The bus drop-off pick up area at the venue is closest to e1 entrance. If you have tickets, proceed to the gate. If you need tickets, proceed to the ticket booth at Ferris & Dikeman.

Buses will run continuously throughout the day from each location
Saturday:  7:30 am - 7:00 pm
Sunday: 7:30 am - 6:00 pm

CAR

There is no parking on site or around the area.  We strongly advise you not to drive to this event.

BICYCLES (click here for map)

There is a free bicycle valet at 202 Coffey Street.  Please make sure you take proper care around event traffic.  Bicycles can not be left overnight.

CITIBIKE

The Citibike station on Conover and Coffey street will be attended in order to allow more guests to ride Citibikes to the event.  Please note this station is the only attended Citibike station.

PUBLIC BUS

The B61 public bus route takes you through Red Hook to downtown Brooklyn (click here for inbound map) or to Park Slope (click here for outbound map)

WHEELCHAIR ACCESS

Fans in wheelchairs arriving by public transport are advised to use the city sidewalks to access the venue using entrance E3 on Pioneer Street.

If arriving by bus shuttle, the bus shuttle drop off point is at Dikeman & Ferris Street. From here a golf cart shuttle is available to take guests to entrance E1 on Ferris Street which is also step free.

There is a dedicated ADA platform in the Allianz eVillage, and an ADA section at the front of Grandstands 1A & 2. Tickets for the ADA sections at the front of the grandstands are available to purchase here on Ticketmaster. 

There is a ground-level track-crossing next to the ADA platform in the Allianz eVillage to the grandstands at the following times:

Saturday*:
9:15am-9:25am
1:10pm-1:20pm
3:35pm-3:50pm
5:20pm-5:30pm
 
Sunday*:
10:10am-10:20am
12:35pm-12:50pm
2:20pm-2:30pm

*Timings subject to change

There are two ADA restrooms available at each restroom bank throughout the venue.

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CONDITIONS FOR VENUE ENTRY

  • Please arrive with plenty of time as security searches will be in operation
  • Bring only what you need and please travel light, it will speed up your security search to allow more time in the Allianz eVillage!
  • No food can be brought into the venue however there are plenty of options to purchase local food from within the Allianz eVillage

SUPPORTING LOCAL BUSINESSES

Use this link to learn more about local shops and services in the Brooklyn area

 
 

Qatar Airways Promotion

Fly with Qatar Airways to attend the Qualcomm New York ePrix, and enjoy up to 25% discount. Please use promo code NYCEPRIX to book the exclusive offer.

Promo code: NYCEPRIX

Sales Validity: From 20th June 2017 till 16 July 2017.

Travel validity: Outbound from 5th July 2017 to 16th July 2017, Inbound to be completed on or before 26th July 2017.

Allowed destinations: New York

*Offer valid to fly to New York between 5th July 2017 to 16th July 2017 (Outbound) and inbound must be completed on or before 26th July 2017