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MIA USA Business Development Mission 2015

15 May 2015

Location: Charlotte, NC & Indianapolis, IN

Develop your business in the World’s

15-24 May 2015
Charlotte, NC & Indianapolis, IN

Explore the two leading business centres of US Motorsports - Book Today

2015 will see the MIA once again, run this successful mission which allows delegates to explore the two leading business centres of US Motorsport. Charlotte/Mooresville and Indianapolis/Brownsburg are home to buyers in NASCAR, IndyCar, Drag Racing, USC and GRC.

Nothing rivals this opportunity, visit both or just one business centre - you choose. Both give you the chance to ‘walk-the walk’ at their very best race events.

Key statistics (Source NCMA & Develop Indy):

Motorsport is worth 6-Billion Dollars to the economic impact to the State of North Carolina

North Carolina is home to 90% of NASCAR Teams

North Carolina is the home to more than 1,000 Teams, Tracks, Businesses and Educational Institutions related to motorsports.

Indianapolis is home to $425 million motorsports industry

With 440 companies and 8,000+ skilled motorsports workers, Indianapolis has the expertise and experience you need to accelerate your business forward.

Every tour will include:

  • Unrivalled access to US companies using the MIA's extensive network of US motorsport contacts before, and during, the business visits and shop tours - engage directly with buyers and specifiers
  • Arrangement of dedicated one-to-one meetings and introductions with contacts of interest to you.
  • Promotion of your company to targeted US buyers, prior to your arrival, to encourage their active interest
  • Your place at VIP business networking events at each centre - meet real decision-makers, buyers and the opportunity to invite your own guests along too
  • MIA hands-on support from the moment you book. Dedicated, experienced staff, in the US and UK, to help you fix meetings, escort your tour and arrange local transport and travel
  • Specially-discounted travel and room rates at good hotels in Charlotte and Indianapolis
  • Your chance to experience top class US racing first-hand*

Confirmed visits/meetings include:

  • Chip Ganassi Racing IndyCar Team
  • Gene Stefanyshyn - NASCAR
  • Gian Paolo Dallara - Dallara
  • Penske Racing NASCAR Team
  • Richard Childress Racing & Earnhardt Childress Racing Engines
  • Riley Technologies
  • Wayne Taylor Racing
  • Will Philips - IndyCar

Previous visits include:

• Chip Ganassi Racing • ECR Engines • Hendrick Motorsports • Honda Performance Development • NASCAR • Penske Racing • Richard Childress Racing • Riley Technologies • Toyota Racing Developments • 

• Andersen Promotions • Andretti Autosport • C&R Racing • Don Schumacher Racing • Indycar • Global Rallycross Championship • John Force Racing • Lucas Raceway • Team Penske • Wayne Taylor Racing •

A unique opportunity to get your foot in the door in the USA - Book Now at last year's rates! 


  • Charlotte or Indianapolis (One Tour)
    • One Delegate - £450 + VAT
    • Two Delegates - £750 + VAT 
  • Charlotte and Indianapolis (Two Tours)
    • One Delegate - £600 + VAT
    • Two Delegates - £1,000 + VAT

Discounted flights available through our travel partner Virgin Atlantic - Click here for further details.

 For more information please contact Carly Latcham on +44 (0) 2476 692 600
or email carly.latcham@the-mia.com

Travel Partner


*Separate ‘Race Day Packages’ available for NASCAR Sprint Charlotte All-Stars and Indy 500
** Terms and conditions apply - Does not include flights & accommodation