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113,000 fans attend U.S. Grand Prix

113,000 fans attend U.S. Grand PrixMore than 113,000 fans were in the stands at the Circuit of the Americas on Sunday for the U.S. Grand Prix.
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  • 1 year, 5 months ago
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Photos: Vettel wins U.S. Grand Prix

Photos: Vettel wins U.S. Grand PrixRed Bull Formula 1 driver Sebastian Vettel won the 2013 U.S. Grand Prix on Sunday.
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  • 11 months, 3 weeks ago
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Inside the Caterham garage at the U.S. Grand Prix

Inside the Caterham garage at the U.S. Grand PrixIn it's second year, the U-S Grand Prix has a bit more of an American feel with an American reserve driver participating in Friday practice session. His team, Caterham, also partnered with Round Rock based Dell to develop it's infrastructure.
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  • 1 year, 5 months ago
Formula 1

F1 drivers on Saturday

F1 drivers on SaturdaySaturday's qualifying races decided the positions for Sunday's U.S. Grand Prix at the Circuit of the Americas.
  • Formula 1
  • 1 year, 5 months ago
Formula 1

How to convert Fahrenheit to Celsius

How to convert Fahrenheit to CelsiusWe're used to seeing temperatures in Fahrenheit in the U.S., but many F1 visitors to Austin this weekend are accustomed to seeing temperatures in Celsius. Here is how to switch between the two temperature scales.
  • Formula 1
  • 1 year, 5 months ago
Formula 1

PHOTOS: Friday's Formula 1

PHOTOS: Friday's Formula 1More than 58,000 fans watched Friday's first round of Formula 1 practice sessions at Circuit of The Americas.
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  • 1 year, 5 months ago
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Fan Fest, parties draw thousands to downtown Austin

Fan Fest, parties draw thousands to downtown AustinDowntown Austin has something for everyone this weekend. The Formula 1 Fan Fest has music, food and vendors and party promoters are pulling out all the stops to throw upscale affairs.
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  • 1 year, 5 months ago
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Thousands in Austin this weekend for F1 Grand Prix

Thousands in Austin this weekend for F1 Grand PrixClose to 250,000 people will be in Austin this weekend for the Formula 1 U.S. Grand Prix. Capital Metro and Austin police have stepped up their game to help race-goers and keep people safe.
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  • 1 year, 5 months ago
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Collector cars up for auction

Collector cars up for auctionTimed to coincide with F1 weekend, Motostalgia is a collector car showcase and auction being held at the Austin Convention Center. It's an auto enthusiast's dream!
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  • 1 year, 5 months ago
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F1 driver Hamilton talks fans, Austin

F1 driver Hamilton talks fans, AustinThe United States Grand Prix, in its second year in Austin, is once again expected to bring 250,000 people to the track over three days. The winner of the inaugural Austin race, Lewis Hamilton, is also back in Austin, ready to race again.
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  • 1 year, 5 months ago
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Experience F1 through Instagram

Experience F1 through Instagram Huge crowds have come to Austin to experience the U.S. Grand Prix. According to the COTA website, the event attracts as many as 300,000 people, 80 percent of whom are visiting from outside Texas.
  • Entertainment
  • 1 year, 5 months ago
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WATCH: Tyler rides in a race car

WATCH: Tyler rides in a race carKVUE anchor Tyler Sieswerda got the chance to ride in a race car at Harris Hill Raceway in San Marcos.
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  • 1 year, 5 months ago
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F1 fans check out COTA track, cars

F1 fans check out COTA track, carsVIP ticket-holders got a close-up view of the track and Formula One cars on Thursday.
  • Formula 1
  • 1 year, 5 months ago
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Lone American in F1 Grand Prix runs practice laps Friday

Lone American in F1 Grand Prix runs practice laps Friday Formula 1 returns to Austin this weekend. Last year the U.S. Grand Prix was held at Circuit of the Americas for the first time. This year, though, there's an American driving in the race.Though this year there's an American driver. Alexander Rossi
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  • 1 year, 5 months ago
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Downtown plays host to Formula 1 Fan Fest

Downtown plays host to Formula 1 Fan FestThe Formula 1 U.S. Grand Prix races into town this weekend, but fans can enjoy a lot of what it has to offer without even setting foot on the track.
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  • 1 year, 5 months ago
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How to build a Formula 1 race car

How to build a Formula 1 race carPeople on the University of Texas campus got a lesson in how to build a Formula 1 racing car Wednesday.
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  • 1 year, 5 months ago
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Formula 1 fans start to arrive in Austin

Formula 1 fans start to arrive in AustinThousands are headed into Austin for the Formula 1 U.S. Grand Prix. The largest number of race fans are expected to arrive Wednesday and Thursday, according to ABIA.
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  • 1 year, 5 months ago
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<b>Tech Tuesday:</b> Circuit of the Americas

<b>Tech Tuesday:</b> Circuit of the AmericasFormula 1 is the pinnacle of motorsports. It has the most expensive cars, the highest speeds, and the biggest rewards.
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  • 1 year, 5 months ago
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APD talks F1 safety

APD talks F1 safetyOn Wednesday Police Chief Art Acevedo and U.S. Congressman Michael McCaul discussed the lessons learned from the Boston Marathon when it comes to safety.
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  • 1 year, 5 months ago
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Grand Prix customers complaining about ticket delivery times

Grand Prix customers complaining about ticket delivery timesThere have been many complaints about this year's Formula 1 U.S. Grand Prix race from fans who haven't received their tickets.
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  • 1 year, 5 months ago
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Formula Run speeds ahead of U.S. Grand Prix

Formula Run speeds ahead of U.S. Grand PrixThousands of runners hit the Circuit of the Americas track on Sunday for the second-annual Formula Run.
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  • 1 year, 5 months ago
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Bicycle lot approved for Formula 1 race

Bicycle lot approved for Formula 1 raceRichard Moya Park will serve as a bicycle staging area for cyclists who will be riding shuttle buses the weekend of November 15-17.
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  • 1 year, 5 months ago
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F1 Fan Fest gets bigger this year

F1 Fan Fest gets bigger this yearThe Fan Fest will be held in the Warehouse District downtown. The showcase will feature 12 activity zones over 12 square blocks from San Antonio Street to Congress Avenue and from 2nd to 5th Streets.
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  • 1 year, 7 months ago
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F1 race tickets on sale Tuesday

F1 race tickets on sale TuesdayF1 will race back into town on Nov. 15. You can pick up a single-day ticket starting at 2 p.m. Tuesday for as low as $49.
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  • 1 year, 7 months ago
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COTA releases ticket prices for 2013 Grand Prix

COTA releases ticket prices for 2013 Grand PrixCircuit of the Americas rolled out its ticket prices for this year's Formula 1 Grand Prix Race.
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  • 1 year, 6 months ago
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City of Austin asking local businesses to take F1 survey

City of Austin asking local businesses to take F1 surveyFormula 1 brought fans and revenue to the state and City of Austin, but it's still up in the air how local businesses fared.
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  • 2 years, 3 months ago
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Austin to annex part of SE Travis County, including COTA track, Monday

Austin to annex part of SE Travis County, including COTA track, MondayAustin's annexation of part of Southeast Travis County, including the Circuit of the Americas track, becomes official on Monday. The acquisition covers more than 1,500 acres.
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  • 2 years, 4 months ago
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COTA attempting to change 2013 F1 date due to conflict with UT game

COTA attempting to change 2013 F1 date due to conflict with UT gameCircuit of the Americas officials are attempting to change the date of next year's Formula 1 race because it coincides with a University of Texas football game.
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  • 2 years, 4 months ago
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F1 brings helicopter traffic to Austin

F1 brings helicopter traffic to AustinRace day traffic for Formula 1 wasn't just on the ground.
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  • 2 years, 4 months ago
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117,429 watch Austin's first F1 race

117,429 watch Austin's first F1 race"The track is great, I mean it's very technical. All of the ingredients are there. I love when we have elevation changes. A lot of blind turns and that makes it a bit challenging in many ways," Mario Andretti said.
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  • 2 years, 5 months ago
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F1 fans find a stress-free way to travel to the COTA track

F1 fans find a stress-free way to travel to the COTA trackAbout 600 U.S. Grand Prix fans found a way to travel to the Circuit of the Americas race track in Elroy without sitting in traffic or spending any money.
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  • 2 years, 5 months ago
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Cap Metro sees big numbers with F1 weekend

Cap Metro sees big numbers with F1 weekendThe agency said Wednesday that ridership on MetroRail, which extended its hours to include Saturday and Sunday, surged with a 67 percent increase with 5,500 trips.
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  • 2 years, 4 months ago
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Comptroller says F1 race well-executed, tax revenue figures months away

Comptroller says F1 race well-executed, tax revenue figures months awayPleased by Austin's Formula 1 debut, Texas Comptroller Susan Combs says number crunching will take time.
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  • 2 years, 4 months ago
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Aerial tour of Austin as F1 gets underway

Aerial tour of Austin as F1 gets underwayKVUE's Andy Pierrotti is live high above the skies of Central Texas.
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  • 2 years, 5 months ago
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Austin United States Grand Prix hailed a success

Austin United States Grand Prix hailed a successThe return of the United States Grand Prix is considered a victory and not just for driver Lewis Hamilton. City and county officials say plans to control the 120,000 fans went off as planned. Plus, Austin is getting good press around the world.
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  • 2 years, 4 months ago
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Formula 1 fans leave town, long lines at ABIA

Formula 1 fans leave town, long lines at ABIAThe mass exodus is underway at Austin-Bergstrom International Airport as Austin's inaugural Formula 1 race ends. ABIA is anticipating the largest crowds of the F1 weekend as fans leave town.
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  • 2 years, 5 months ago
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Race brings excitement, economic boon to Elroy

Race brings excitement, economic boon to ElroyResidents of the small Central Texas community make the most of the second annual Circuit of the Americas Formula One race.
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  • 10 months, 4 weeks ago
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113,000 fans attend U.S. Grand Prix

113,000 fans attend U.S. Grand PrixMore than 113,000 fans were in the stands at the Circuit of the Americas on Sunday for the U.S. Grand Prix.
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  • 10 months, 4 weeks ago
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Inside the Caterham garage at the U.S. Grand Prix

Inside the Caterham garage at the U.S. Grand PrixIn it's second year, the U-S Grand Prix has a bit more of an American feel with an American reserve driver participating in Friday practice session. His team, Caterham, also partnered with Round Rock based Dell to develop it's infrastructure.
  • News
  • 10 months, 4 weeks ago
Formula 1

How to convert Fahrenheit to Celsius

How to convert Fahrenheit to CelsiusWe're used to seeing temperatures in Fahrenheit in the U.S., but many F1 visitors to Austin this weekend are accustomed to seeing temperatures in Celsius. Here is how to switch between the two temperature scales.
  • Formula 1
  • 10 months, 4 weeks ago
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Thousands in Austin this weekend for F1 Grand Prix

Thousands in Austin this weekend for F1 Grand PrixClose to 250,000 people will be in Austin this weekend for the Formula 1 U.S. Grand Prix. Capital Metro and Austin police have stepped up their game to help race-goers and keep people safe.
  • Local
  • 10 months, 4 weeks ago
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F1 driver Hamilton talks fans, Austin

F1 driver Hamilton talks fans, AustinThe United States Grand Prix, in its second year in Austin, is once again expected to bring 250,000 people to the track over three days. The winner of the inaugural Austin race, Lewis Hamilton, is also back in Austin, ready to race again.
  • News
  • 10 months, 4 weeks ago
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Collector cars up for auction

Collector cars up for auctionTimed to coincide with F1 weekend, Motostalgia is a collector car showcase and auction being held at the Austin Convention Center. It's an auto enthusiast's dream!
  • News
  • 10 months, 4 weeks ago
Local

WATCH: Tyler rides in a race car

WATCH: Tyler rides in a race carKVUE anchor Tyler Sieswerda got the chance to ride in a race car at Harris Hill Raceway in San Marcos.
  • Local
  • 10 months, 4 weeks ago
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Lone American in F1 Grand Prix runs practice laps Friday

Lone American in F1 Grand Prix runs practice laps Friday Formula 1 returns to Austin this weekend. Last year the U.S. Grand Prix was held at Circuit of the Americas for the first time. This year, though, there's an American driving in the race. Though this year there's an American driver. Alexander Rossi
  • News
  • 10 months, 4 weeks ago
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Downtown plays host to Formula 1 Fan Fest

Downtown plays host to Formula 1 Fan FestThe Formula 1 U.S. Grand Prix races into town this weekend, but fans can enjoy a lot of what it has to offer without even setting foot on the track.
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  • 10 months, 4 weeks ago
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How to build a Formula 1 race car

How to build a Formula 1 race carPeople on the University of Texas campus got a lesson in how to build a Formula 1 racing car Wednesday.
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  • 10 months, 4 weeks ago
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Formula 1 fans start to arrive in Austin

Formula 1 fans start to arrive in AustinThousands are headed into Austin for the Formula 1 U.S. Grand Prix. The largest number of race fans are expected to arrive Wednesday and Thursday, according to ABIA.
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  • 10 months, 4 weeks ago
Local

<b>Tech Tuesday:</b> Circuit of the Americas

<b>Tech Tuesday:</b> Circuit of the AmericasFormula 1 is the pinnacle of motorsports. It has the most expensive cars, the highest speeds, and the biggest rewards.
  • Local
  • 10 months, 4 weeks ago
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APD talks F1 safety

APD talks F1 safetyOn Wednesday Police Chief Art Acevedo and U.S. Congressman Michael McCaul discussed the lessons learned from the Boston Marathon when it comes to safety.
  • News
  • 10 months, 4 weeks ago
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Formula Run speeds ahead of U.S. Grand Prix

Formula Run speeds ahead of U.S. Grand PrixThousands of runners hit the Circuit of the Americas track on Sunday for the second-annual Formula Run.
  • News
  • 10 months, 4 weeks ago
Local

Bicycle lot approved for Formula 1 race

Bicycle lot approved for Formula 1 raceRichard Moya Park will serve as a bicycle staging area for cyclists who will be riding shuttle buses the weekend of November 15-17.
  • Local
  • 10 months, 4 weeks ago
Local

F1 Fan Fest gets bigger this year

F1 Fan Fest gets bigger this yearThe Fan Fest will be held in the Warehouse District downtown. The showcase will feature 12 activity zones over 12 square blocks from San Antonio Street to Congress Avenue and from 2nd to 5th Streets.
  • Local
  • 10 months, 4 weeks ago
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117,429 watch Austin's first F1 race

117,429 watch Austin's first F1 race"The track is great, I mean it's very technical. All of the ingredients are there. I love when we have elevation changes. A lot of blind turns and that makes it a bit challenging in many ways," Mario Andretti said.
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  • 11 months ago
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