The Suncity Group 64th Macau Grand Prix 2017 takes places from November 16 – 19 this year. This popular event is one of the highlights of the year. Although, there are no F1 Macau 2017 races, car racing and motorcycling fans have been looking forward to this exciting event. This weekend is action-packed with the best what motorcycle, car racing, WTCC and Formula 3 has to offer.
So, are you ready for four days of gasoline in the air, burning rubber, crazy crowds cheering for their favorite racecar driver and an adrenalin-charged atmosphere at the Guia Circuit race tracks in Macau?
The 64th Macau Grand Prix 2017 Races
There are several international car races as the highlight of the 64th Macau Grand Prix 2017. Besides, the Macau Grand Prix is the only race in the world where you can experience car and motorcycle at one racing weekend event. Make sure to join this unique racing event.
1. Suncity Group Formula 3 Macau Grand Prix
First, you can enjoy the Suncity Group Formula 3 Macau Grand Prix. This car race is considered as the official FIA F3 World Cup. It is the highlight of this racing weekend. Famous racecar drivers such as Michael Schumacher, David Coulthard and Ayrton Senna won here. Keep an eye on last year’s winner António Felix Da Costa. Maybe you will see him soon in the Formula 1.
2. SJM Macau GT Cup
Furthermore, you can enjoy the SJM Macau GT Cup. This race is the FIA GT World Cup for the third consecutive year. In case you are more a fan of the Touring Car Championship, you don’t need to worry. The Macau Grand Prix 2017 hosts the FIA World Touring Car Championship (WTCC). Hence, action-packed races are guaranteed at this year’s Macau’s Grand Prix tracks.
3. Suncity Group Macau Motorcycle Grand Prix
And if this is not enough, there is even more. For fans of motorcycle races, there is the Suncity Group Macau Motorcycle Grand Prix. This year the Macau Grand Prix motorcycle goes into its 51st edition. Other highlights include the CTM Macau Touring Car Cup and the Suncity Group Chinese Racing Cup. The Chinese Racing Cup 2017 provides drivers from Mainland China, Taiwan, Hong Kong and Macau a rare opportunity to compete on international level.
The 64th Macau Grand Prix 2017 Schedule
The racing weekend already kicks off on November 16 (Thursday). In the morning hours you can experience and enjoy the practice races for the above-mentioned international races. The first qualifying races start in the early afternoon (around 2:00pm).
The qualifying continues on Friday (November 17) while the actual races take place on November 18 & 19. The highlights and main races are definitely on Sunday. The CTM Macau Touring Car Cup (1600cc and 1950cc plus), the Suncity Group Macau Guia Race (FIA WTCC), SJM Macau GT Cup (FIA GT World Cup) and the Suncity Group Formula 3 Macau Grand Prix (FIA F3 World Cup). Are you ready for some exciting car and motorbike races? And who will be the winner of the Macau Grand Prix 2017?
Where to purchase tickets for the 64th Macau Grand Prix 2017?
The 64th Macau Grand Prix 2017 is held over four days. You can experience everything from qualifying and practice races to the actual Macau Grand Prix Finals, the SJM Macau GT Cup as well as the FIA World Touring Car Championship – Guia Race of Macau 2017 Finals.
In case you would like to watch the races or get close to the cars, motorbikes, number girls or professional racecar drivers you need to purchase tickets. Ticket prices vary depending which day you visit and where you stand as well as. Furthermore, prices depend if you watch practice and qualifying races or the actual Finals of the Macau Grand Prix.
Ticket prices for the practicing days (November 16 and 17, 2017) can be purchased for MOP 50. However, ticket prices for the Race Days (November 18 and 19, 2017) vary between MOP 350 – 900 depending which stand (Grand Stand, Lisboa Stand, Reservoir Stand) you choose to watch the spectacular Macau Grand Prix races.
The most convenient way to purchase tickets for the 64th Macau Grand Prix 2017 Races is through the one of the 24h Ticket Reservation Hotlines:
Hong Kong: +(852) 2380 5083
Macau: +(853) 2855 5555
Mainland China: +(86) 139 2691 1111
What is the best way to get from Hong Kong to Macau?
There are several options on how to get from Hong Kong to Macau. Please refer to our popular article “How to get to Macau” for more detailed information about the different modes of transportation and ferry options.
In case you would like to watch the Macau Grand Prix 2017 it is highly recommended to plan ahead. Make sure to not only book your ferry tickets as early as possible, but also book your hotel rooms as soon as possible. From our former experiences, ferry tickets sell out very fast. This is not only due to the Macau Grand Prix event. But also due to the fact that this popular event is held on a weekend. Hotel rooms are booked out several weeks before that event. Tourist from around the world would are discovering Macau. In addition to the many race car fans, weekend warriors, visitors and gamblers from Hong Kong and Mainland China will flood the streets of Macau.
Where to stay in Macau during the Macau Grand Prix 2017?
No matter if you visit Macau for sightseeing, gambling or especially for the Macau Grand Prix 2017 races, you might want to consider staying overnight in one of the many hotels.
So where and which are the best hotels along the Macau Grand Prix Circuit 2017? In case you would like to experience the full race action or even want to enjoy the racing spectacle from the window of your hotel room you might want to have a look at the following hotels along the Macau Grand Prix Circuit race track.
Get the Best Deal in Macau’s Best Hotels
Along the Macau Grand Prix Circuit Race Track (city center):
In case you would like to enjoy some gambling, shopping, traveling in-style or simply just want to be a little bit away from racing action, but still in close proximity, you might want to check out some of the following hotels along the Cotai Strip and Cotai Central area. These areas have quite a lot of newly built hotels and it only takes 15-20min by bus to get to the city center.
Along the Cotai Strip and Cotai Central area (latest hotels):
1. The Parisian Macao »
2. The Venetian Macau »
3. The St Regis Macao Cotai Central »
4. Four Seasons Hotel Macau Cotai Strip »
5. Crown Towers »
6. Hard Rock Hotel »
7. Conrad Macau Cotai Central »
8. Holiday Inn Macau Cotai Central »
9. Sheraton Macau Hotel Cotai Central »
10. Grand Hyatt Macau »
11. Galaxy Hotel »
General Info and Details
16-19 November 2017
Macau city center
MOP 50 (practicing day) / MOP 350 – 900 (race day)
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