• United States Grand Prix
  • Taxpayers sue over USGP funding
  • June 23, 2011: Taxpayers have sued the Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts over the allocation of funds to secure the United States Grand Prix.

  • Life Through a Lens - Mark Sutton
  • F1 Texan style
  • June 20, 2011: Mark Sutton heads to Texas to look at the progress being made at the site of the new Circuit of the Americas

  • US Grand Prix
  • Funding fears ease over 2012 US Grand Prix
  • June 17, 2011: Fears have eased that Austin's city council could scupper the 2012 US Grand Prix with the local mayor saying: 'This confirms what I've been saying all along'

  • 2012 season
  • Concerns over timing of US Grand Prix
  • June 6, 2011: Questions have been raised about the advisability of staging the US Grand Prix at the newly-built circuit at Austin in the heat of mid June

  • US Grand Prix
  • Finance blow for Austin development
  • April 19, 2011: The venue for the 2012 US Grand Prix at Austin was dealt a potential blow after the Texas State Senate's finance committee voted 10-4 to pull a $25 million package

  • Circuit news
  • Austin track officially named
  • April 13, 2011: The track that will host next year's United States Grand Prix has been officially named as the 'Circuit of the Americas'.

  • US Grand Prix
  • US Grand Prix site on schedule
  • April 4, 2011: The promoters of the United States Grand Prix say that construction on the new circuit is on schedule, despite clearing work only just being completed.

  • US Grand Prix
  • US Grand Prix construction worth $400 million
  • February 2, 2011: The construction of the US Grand Prix site in Texas is set to have an enormous impact on sales activity within the local Austin area and state-wide economy according to a recent study by by Dr. Don Hoyte, principal of TexasEconomicImpact.com

  • US Grand Prix
  • Austin submit circuit plans to FIA
  • December 18, 2010: Organisers of the 2012 United States Grand Prix have spoken of their confidence about being able to deliver a circuit outside Austin after submitting plans with Formula One's governing body, the FIA

  • US Grand Prix
  • Austin on track to host 2012 US Grand Prix
  • November 4, 2010: The lead attorney for the US grand prix promoter has denied reports the Austin track will not be ready for its scheduled 2012 race debut

  • US Grand Prix
  • Austin misses track design deadlines
  • October 4, 2010: Formula One track designer Hermann Tilke has said he is not worried about getting the planned $200 million venue at Austin ready for a US Grand Prix in 2012

  • US Grand Prix
  • Austin circuit plans released
  • September 1, 2010: The layout of Austin's Formula One track has been finalised by race promoters Full Throttle productions

  • Circuit news
  • Austin circuit layout nearing completion
  • August 11, 2010: According to circuit designer Herman Tilke's US executive Christian Epp, the track layout of the new circuit in Austin is essentially complete

  • US Grand Prix
  • Austin reveals site and principal backer
  • July 27, 2010: Promoters of the US Grand Prix have revealed the location of their circuit and named a principal backer in American business man Red McCombs

  • Circuit news
  • Tavo Hellmund allays US GP fears
  • July 16, 2010: US GP promoter Tavo Hellmund has played down fears that the circuit for the confirmed race in Austin, Texas may not be ready in time for 2012

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