On Monday, May 1, the drivers of the Verizon IndyCar Series take their talents to the virtual world of Forza Motorsport.

INDYCAR drivers Conor Daly, Takuma Sato and Ed Carpenter will challenge fans from 4-6 p.m. in a free gaming competition at the Microsoft store inside the Saint Louis Galleria. Indy cars have been featured in the Forza simulation racing game since 2013, with the launch of Forza Motorsport 5.

The Verizon IndyCar Series is in town for a practice session at Gateway Motorsports Park on Tuesday in preparation for the August 26 Bommarito Automotive Group 500 Presented By Valvoline.

A Verizon IndyCar Series show car will be placed at the Garden Court fountain all day Monday promoting the gaming competition and tickets to the race.

On Tuesday, fans are invited to attend the INDYCAR test at Gateway Motorsports Park. Grandstand gates will open at 11 a.m. The Verizon IndyCar Series will be on track from noon-3p.m. and 4:30-7:30 p.m. Grandstand admission for the test is $20 for adults. Kids 15 and under are free. Parking is free. Link to testing information and schedule: TEST 

For more information on Gateway Motorsports Park, please call (618) 215-8888. Follow GMP on Facebook, Twitter, Snapchat and Instagram.

About Gateway Motorsports Park

Gateway Motorsports Park is the home of INDYCAR, NASCAR and NHRA racing in the St. Louis region. Located just five minutes from downtown St. Louis and covering more than 340 acres, Gateway Motorsports Park is the largest outdoor entertainment facility in the area. Gateway Motorsports Park’s facilities include a 1/4-mile drag strip, 1.25-mile superspeedway, 1.6-mile road course, a state-of-the-art Karting facility and a 14-acre, multi-purpose dirt off-road venue.