ESPN 10-13-12 SPEED Loses F1
36 days days until the U.S. F1 Grand Prix at Circuit of the Americas! LINK
David Hobbs was giving great compliments about having a GP near Austin .
Big news, F1 and Speed TV splitting after this season. LINK
- Good for the sport
- Bigger national audience
It looks like NBC Sports will end up with the broadcast rights. Not confirmed yet.
Formula 1 Teams Assoc (FOTA) Austin forum a chance for fans to engage with current, former F1 personnel LINK
50 million expansion to Bergstrom planned to accommodate and encourage direct international flts LINK
Austin City to annexe Elroy and COTA as part of Austin City to gain sales tax revenue LINK
Edgar Ferrara’s comments at SXSW Eco - F1 innovations trickle down to everyday vehicles, official says LINK
60+ private plane operators file permits to land at Austin Airport during Formula One week LINK
Paint going down on the track!? LINK
COTA reverses decision and allows all camera sizes. LINK
Japanese GP Qualifying RECAP LINK
Lewis Hamilton tweets:
- Mark Webber quit following me (LH)
- Thought we were team mates!
- Oh nevermind, MW never followed me (LH)
Formula1 weekly driver education series “Brought to you by the Formula GP Experience, 3 seater race car ride”. This week is Kimi Raikkonen.
Links for Kimi :
Lorenzo romps to stunning Motegi pole
It was Yamaha Factory Racing’s Jorge Lorenzo who romped to pole position for the AirAsia Grand Prix of Japan tomorrow in a hard-fought and incident-packed qualifying session at the Twin Ring Motegi ahead of Dani Pedrosa and Cal Crutchlow.
Now Managed by Dorna – Ramifications
LOCAL Car/Motorcycle stuff
Annual Mustang Owners Club of Austin show in Great Hills this morning. As always a great turnout of all things Ford & Shelby. It benefited Safe Place
Next weekend is Oct 19/20 is the Harvest Classic in Luckenbach, Texas. All Vintage European motorcycle event and both Ducati Austin & Horsepower Farm are sponsors and will be presenting some beautiful examples.
The following weekend, Oct 27th, is a cook off for the businesses in the shopping center w/ Ducati Austin. Ya’ll come participate and compete for prizes from any of the merchants in that center. Horse & tack, Tools, Motorcycles….