the final race of the 2016

The glitz and glamour of Las Vegas welcomes back the Red Bull Air Race to the Las Vegas Motor Speedway for the third consecutive year.

Date & Times


Saturday, October 15 10:00 AM - 7:00 PM

Sunday, October 16 11:00 AM - 7:00 PM


Book Your Stay

at MGM Grand Las Vegas

Known as the city that never stops performing, the neon lights and non-stop party atmosphere will make Las Vegas an electrifying final stop on the 2016 calendar.

Event Schedule

Saturday - October 15, 2016 - Qualifying Day

10:00am  Doors open

10:45am Challenger Class - Free practice

1:50pm Master Class - Free practice Masters

3:20pm Challenger Class - Qualifying

4:00pm Master Class - Qualifying

7:00pm Doors Close

Sunday - October 16, 2016 - Race Day

11:00am  Doors open

11:30am Pilot Parade

12:00pm Challenger Cup

1:00pm Master Class - Round of 14

2:15pm Challenger Cup - Prize giving ceremony

3:00pm Master Class - Round of 8

3:30pm Master Class - Final 4

3:455pm Master Class - Race & World Champion prize giving ceremony

4:00pm Pilot autograph session

7:00pm Doors close