The 2012 Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach is finally here and we have a strong field in contention for the title this year. After a busy day of practice and qualifying on Friday, we'll finally get some real racing action on Saturday evening. Here is the complete schedule of events for the day, complete with a post-race concert!
7 a.m. - Gates open
7:15 a.m. - PWC Practice
8 a.m. - FIL Practice
8:55 a.m. - Team Drifting Challenge
10:25 a.m. - IndyCar Practice
11:40 a.m. - Toyota Pro/Celebrity Race
12:30 p.m. - ALMS Driver Autograph Session in Lifestyle Expo
12:55 p.m. - FIL Qualifying
2 p.m. - IndyCar Qualifying and Firestone Fast Six
3:55 p.m. - ALMS Pre-Race
4:30 p.m. - Tequila Patron American Le Mans Series Race (2 hours)
6:45 p.m. - Tecate Light Rock-N-Roar Concert Starring Joan Jett & The Blackhearts
It sure looks like a busy and exciting day from Long Beach. Check back with SB Nation Los Angeles after the race for complete coverage of all the action.