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Old 05-25-2010, 10:42 PM   #1
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Congrats Texas ! US Formula 1 race 2012 - 2021

Congrats Austin , Texas

http://en.espnf1.com/f1/motorsport/story/18154.html

Back to 2 races in North America !

Alonso !
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Old 05-26-2010, 08:58 AM   #2
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They haven't picked a site for the track yet and they plan on hosting the race in 2 years. I was thrilled with the news, but I'll believe it when I see it.

http://formula-one.speedtv.com/artic...king-for-site/
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Old 05-26-2010, 09:05 AM   #3
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thats pretty sweet...i'd go to that !
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Old 05-26-2010, 06:44 PM   #6
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I considered driving across Canada for the Montreal Grand Prix this year but didn't get my shit together in time . Maybe I'll make it next summer and then drive from BC to Texas for the following year .

That would be cool !
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I'd travel to see that!
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Old 05-26-2010, 11:54 PM   #9
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Although the prospects of a F1 race in my backyard sound thrilling, I wont believe it until it happens. As it stands, this thing is only in the earliest stages of conception. History tends to repeat its self, and there have been many failed F1 attempts in the states before. Not to mention, the current F1 leadership is questionable.
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Old 05-26-2010, 11:59 PM   #10
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Although the prospects of a F1 race in my backyard sound thrilling, I wont believe it until it happens. As it stands, this thing is only in the earliest stages of conception. History tends to repeat its self, and there have been many failed F1 attempts in the states before. Not to mention, the current F1 leadership is questionable.
You would think that the race organizers would have to make some type of non refundable financial commitment to F1 to get exclusive rights to a US race for 10 years . Bernie Eccelstone doesn't do anything for free , and F1 is keen to get back into the US market while they are already in North America for the Canadian GP .

But then again USF1 ( the team ) folded and lost their deposit .
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Old 05-27-2010, 08:29 AM   #11
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I guess the track may be farther along than first thought.

http://www.autoweek.com/article/20100526/F1/100529817
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I almost went to the 2005 U.S. grand prix but missed it. My buddy went and saw the 4 car show! After that fiasco I thought that F1 would leave and never come back! btw It's also nice to see some other F1 fans on this forum.
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Here's an interview with Bernie on the subject.

http://www.autoweek.com/article/20100528/F1/100529787
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I almost went to the 2005 U.S. grand prix but missed it. My buddy went and saw the 4 car show! After that fiasco I thought that F1 would leave and never come back! btw It's also nice to see some other F1 fans on this forum.
I drove from Portsmouth, VA to Indy and back within 48 hours to go to the 2004 USGP.
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Here's some news about the guy in Texas in charge of the project.

http://www.autosport.com/news/report.php/id/83928
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Old 05-28-2010, 02:13 PM   #17
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Here's another take on the subject.

http://formula-one.speedtv.com/artic...r-formula-one/
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Old 07-15-2010, 11:30 AM   #18
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More good news about the US Grand Prix in Austin.

http://www.autosport.com/news/report.php/id/85287
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I can't wait to see the track layout .

Alonso !
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Official website of the US Grand Prix in Austin.

http://www.formula1unitedstates.com/index.html

More info...

http://www.autosport.com/news/report.php/id/85604
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