Tag Archive: Austin

Sep 14

Chevrolet Vs. Ford Battle For IMSA GTLM Supremacy Heads To Texas For Saturday’s Lone Star Le Mans

With only two races remaining, Chevrolet holds a 16-point advantage over Ford, 297-281

Chevrolet and Ford take their battle for the coveted GT Le Mans (GTLM) manufacturer championship of the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship to Austin’s Circuit of The Americas for Saturday’s Lone Star Le Mans (live, FS2, 12:30 p.m. ET). Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 01

Porsche North America looking to better last year’s finish at COTA

This year, Tandy and Pilet are eager to reach the top step at Austin

2015-09-18-1340 One year ago, Porsche North America seemed poised to claim its third consecutive 1-2 finish in IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship competition at the Lone Star Le Mans at Austin’s Circuit of The Americas. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 11

Pirelli announces compound choices and mandatory sets for the 2016 Grand Prix Of United States

These are the tyres that Pirelli has said must be used at some point in the race

2016-03-03 - Pirelli announces compound choices and mandatory sets for the 2016 Grand Prix Of Europe Pirelli will bring the following three compounds to the eighteenth round of the 2016 Formula One season in Texas*, to be held (October 21-23) on the Austin circuit.

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Apr 08

Domination continues for Marquez on Friday in Austin

Riders in the MotoGP™ World Championship were straight back to work

MotoGP - Marc Marquez Not even a mid-session crash could stop Marc Marquez from commanding the field on Friday, Iannone and Viñales almost within touching distance. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 07

#AmericasGP: Tyres and acceleration the focus in Austin

Ahead of the Red Bull Grand Prix of the Americas

Ahead of the Red Bull Grand Prix of the Americas Two rounds of the MotoGP™ have produced five different podium finishers, but now the Championship arrives in Austin where Marquez has never been defeated. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 07

Mixed results for Samantha Tan’s first race weekend in PWC

Races from this first weekend will be aired on CBS Sports Network on Wednesday, March 18, 2015 at 8 p.m. ET

Mixed results for Samantha Tan's first race weekend in PWC (2) Physically and mentally prepared for her new racing season, Samantha Tan competed in the Pirelli World Challenge Rounds 1 and 2 of 12 in her new #38 Team OST Racing/GPI/Honda Civic Si at the Circuit of the Americas in Austin, Texas, posting a 7th and a 10th place finish in the races, which include cars from the TC, TCA and TCB classes.

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Oct 26

Mercedes fear ‘Spa’ repeat as Hamilton, Rosberg tensions rise

“If we don’t take any action it has the potential”

 

2015-10-25_43234Toto Wolff says discussions will take place between Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg after latter fumes over their first lap clash in Austin.

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Oct 25

Formula One teams United States Grand Prix race report

United States Grand Prix Formula One race report

150x80-flagworldf1Today’s report from Formula One teams & drivers in Austin, Texas.

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Oct 24

Formula One teams United States Grand Prix qualifying report

United States Grand Prix Formula One qualifying report

150x80-flagworldf1Today’s report from Formula One teams & drivers in Austin, Texas.

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Oct 23

Formula One teams United States Grand Prix free practice report

United States Grand Prix Formula One free practice report

150x80-flagworldf1Today’s report from Formula One teams & drivers in Austin, Texas.

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Oct 22

Formula One teams United States Grand Prix preview

United States Grand Prix Formula One preview

150x80-flagworldf1Today’s report from Formula One teams & drivers in Austin, Texas. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 22

COTA boss in support of more US races

The real strength to it is if we can get more races in our time zone and Mexico

GP Austin - photo Getty Images Bobby Epstein says more F1 races in American-friendly time zones can only prove beneficial for the Circuit of the Americas event. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 14

The Senna Hall of Fame Collection debuts in Austin, Texas, Wednesday October 21st

Never-before-seen display unveiled during week of 2015 Formula 1 United States Grand Prix
Circuit of The Americas logo Circuit of The Americas (COTA) is delighted to announce the arrival of the Senna Hall of Fame (HOF) Collection – a unique compilation of race worn items used by Ayrton Senna himself and the cars he competed in. This never-before-seen collection will be on exhibit at COTA’s Downtown Paddock located at 304 E. Cesar Chavez Street. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 18

Antinucci, Piscopo dominate Round 7 flag to flag at Circuit of the Americas

“We had to manage our brakes and tires because this track is quite challenging; it’s quite heavy on them” – Piscopo

Richard Antinucci and Edoardo Piscopo led from start to finish to win Round 7 in the Lamborghini Blancpain Super Trofeo North America championship at Circuit of the Americas in Austin, Texas.

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Sep 14

WEC: Circuit of the Americas presentation

With high stakes already set for Saturday, September 18th at this third visit to Austin, Texas

Lone Star Le Mans With the 6 Hours of the Circuit of the Americas, the 2015 World Endurance Championship kicks off its second half, taking place entirely outside of Europe. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 13

Team Sard Morand announces drivers lineups for Austin and Fuji

2015 FIA World Endurance Championship – Rounds 5 & 6

2015-08-29-Saturday-0014After a podium and a fourth position in the LMP2 class at Spa and the Nurburgring, TEAM SARD MORAND and the #43 Morgan EVO SARD hope for the best in the two forthcoming rounds of the 2015 World Endurance Championship at Austin (TX, USA) and Fuji (Japan). Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 12

20 WEC Facts and Figures ahead of the 6 Hours of Circuit of The Americas

We’ve put together some facts and figures about the event, the WEC and the 3.4-mile circuit near Austin.

Round 5 of the 2015 World Endurance Championship will be held at the Circuit of the Americas in Texas on 17-19 September. This will be the third visit by the WEC to the Lone Star State and the fourth race in the United States of America. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 05

From Le Mans podium to Circuit Of The Americas: Eight TUDOR Championship drivers set for Lone Star Le Mans

TUDOR Championship field to include five 2015 winners from 24 Hours Of Le Mans

The Lone Star Le Mans at Austin’s Circuit of The Americas will live up to its billing, with the TUDOR United SportsCar Championship bringing eight podium finishers from the French endurance classic to the Texas race on Saturday, Sept. 19.

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Jul 23

Circuit of The Americas introduces Gold and Silver ‘Flex Passes’ for 2015 Formula 1 United States Grand Prix

COTA offering fans unique ticket package to view the F1 action from a different seat every day

Circuit of The Americas logoWith just three months left until Formula 1 returns to American soil for the 4th successive Formula 1 United States Grand Prix to be held in Austin, Texas; Circuit of the Americas (COTA) is today announcing the introduction of its brand new ticketing offer available to Formula 1 fans.

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Jun 19

Come see the Formula 1 United States Grand Prix Trophy at Goodwood Festival of Speed!

COTA will be offering lucky motorsport fans the chance to have their own ‘Lewis Hamilton moment’

Goodwood Festival of Speed Circuit of The Americas (COTA), the premier destination for world-class motorsports and entertainment in Austin, Texas, is offering all Goodwood ticket holders an exclusive opportunity to have their picture taken with the Mercedes AMG Petronas Formula One Team driver Lewis Hamilton’s winning US Grand Prix F1 trophy and be snapped on the Podium with the COTA Grid Girls. Read the rest of this entry »

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