High-flying Action Back in 2015 with Eight Stops, including Return to Las Vegas on Oct. 17-18

Tickets to the 2015 Red Bull Air Race World Championship's second U.S. stop in Las Vegas, Nevada are on sale now through LVMS.com. Hitting the Las Vegas Motor Speedway on Oct. 17-18, the event is one of only two stops in the U.S. as part of the world's fastest motorsport series. The eight-race 2015 schedule, which has already kicked off with the season opener last month in the United Arab Emirates, will also take to the skies in Japan, Croatia, Hungary, the United Kingdom, Fort Worth and Austria. A wide range of tickets - everything from general admission to hospitality areas with fine catering and the best views - are available with pricing starting at $29.

Red Bull Air Race's two U.S. stops last year were historic occasions, marking the first time an air race of any kind was held inside motor speedways in the United States. More than 50,000 race fans witnessed elite pilots attack the speedway's 1.5-mile track with high-speed and low- altitude aerial racing.

The Red Bull Air Race World Championship features the world's best race pilots in a pure motorsport competition that combines speed, precision and skill. Using the fastest, most agile and lightweight racing planes, pilots navigate a low-level aerial track made up of air-filled pylons 80 feet high at speeds of up to 230 mph.

The return to the Las Vegas Motor Speedway will include the two-time world champion (2009 and 2010) Paul Bonhomme of Britain will once again attempt to take a third championship, while fending off fellow Englishman and 2014 world champion Nigel Lamb. The complete field of 14 pilots also includes two Americans: Kirby Chambliss, who won the world title in 2004 and 2006, and Michael Goulian. The rest of the pilots include: 2008 champion Hannes Arch (AUT), Matt Hall (AUS), Peter Besenyei (HUN), Nicolas Ivanoff (FRA), Matthias Dolderer (GER), Yoshi Muroya (JPN), Pete McLeod (CAN), Martin Sonka (CZE) and Master Class newcomers François Le Vot (FRA) and Juan Velarde (ESP).

Tickets for the Red Bull Air Race World Championship in Las Vegas are on sale now through LVMS.com. Tickets are available with prices starting at $29 for a full day of high-adrenaline racing. Discounts for active military service members are offered. Each ticket for the finals on Sunday will also grant the ticket bearer access to qualifying and the Challenger Cup on Saturday. Available ticket options include:

General Admission Seating - Sunday Race Day $29 (full weekend package $39)
Children under 12 enter for free (max two children per adult)
Includes: Open seating location on front stretch (no assigned seats) with excellent speedway views. 

Reserved Terrace Seating- $39 (full weekend package $59)
Children under 12 enter for free (max two children per adult)
Includes: Front stretch terrace seats with excellent sight lines of the speedway; wide, flip-down seats with cup holders and a private concourse with restrooms, concessions and elevator access. 

Race Club Weekend Packages - $450
The Race Club is the largest hospitality area with a relaxed and fun atmosphere, an impressive vantage point, live transmission and commentary and an open buffet with a wide selection of food and beverages. Includes: Climate controlled environment with private restrooms; access to reserved seats in the main grandstand; complimentary buffet and bar with beer, wine and soft drinks; live action played on video screens and sound system; Red Bull Air Race merchandise shop; access to hangar viewing area; Race Club souvenir and Red Bull Air Race magazine; one VIP Parking pass for every four tickets purchased.

Sky Lounge Weekend Packages - $950
The Sky Lounge is an elite hospitality area offering the finest possible race experience. Includes: Climate controlled luxury environment with comfortable seating; access to reserved seats in the main grandstand; celebrated international cuisine; complimentary bar with a variety of alcoholic beverages and soft drinks; live action played on high quality screens and sound system; Red Bull Air Race merchandise shop; hangar access at defined times; Sky Lounge souvenir and Red Bull Air Race magazine; one VIP Parking pass for every four tickets purchased.

Check out these useful tips to help you make the most out of your Red Bull Air Race weekend at Las Vegas Motor Speedway. 

As a Red Bull Original Sport, the Red Bull Air Race World Championship airs on FOX Sports 1 as part of a stunning global sports series that also includes the Crashed Ice World Championships, Cliff Diving World Series and X-Fighters World Tour.

2015 Red Bull Air Race World Championship Calendar:

1. Abu Dhabi, UAE (February 13/14)
2. Chiba, Japan (May 16/17)
3. Rovinj, Croatia (May 30 /31)
4. Budapest, Hungary (July 4/5)
5. Ascot, Great Britain (August 15/16)
6. Spielberg, Austria (September 5/6)
7. Fort Worth, Texas (September 26/27)
8. Las Vegas, Nevada (October 17/18)

The Red Bull Air Race World Championship
Created in 2003, but officially a World Championship since 2005, the Red Bull Air Race is followed by millions of fans. The Red Bull Air Race World Championship features the world's best race pilots in a pure motor-sport competition that combines speed, precision and skill. The pilots use the fastest, most agile and lightweight racing planes to navigate a predefined, low-level aerial racetrack of air-filled pylons (air gates) with the aim of finishing in the fastest time possible while incurring as few time penalties as possible.

Media Contact:
Lindsay Robinson, Red Bull Communications, lindsay.robinson@us.redbull.com / 310-463-8434