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Drafting the Circuits March 28, 2019 – COTA and Martinsville

Drafting The Circuits Podcast

The DTC panel discusses Indycar’s debut in Austin, Colton Herta’s big win and the Cup race at Martinsville. Additional topics include the 2020 NASCAR schedule and what the future holds for that series. With Gray Warren, Joey Barnes, Seth Eggert, Richard Youden, and your host, Frank Santoroski. #DraftingTheCircuits #DTC #dtcRacing ...

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F1 in the United States: A Brief History

by Frank Santoroski                                      @seveng1967 As the Formula One circus arrives in Austin, Texas to contest the United States Grand Prix at the beautiful Circuit of the Americas, there is a certain significance this year. Formula One is now controlled by the U.S. based Liberty Media Corporation. The Liberty Group is ...

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Jordan and Ricky Taylor Win Lone Star LeMans At Circuit Of The Americas

The WeatherTech SportsCar Championship’s penultimate round at Circuit of the Americas is in the books with another successful trip to the Texas track for the IMSA series. The hot weather matched the action on the track with battles throughout the 4 racing series.  Wayne Taylor Racing’s #10 Konica Minolta Corvette DP took ...

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Can An American Effort Make Its Mark In Formula 1?

  Formula 1 has always been a European based sport, circling the globe, bringing the top echelon of motorsports to fans in all countries. American based teams have been in and out of Formula 1 with no team winning a Constructors Championship. Only Penske, Eagle and Shadow (which has its ...

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Storm Sets Up Super Sunday At United States Grand Prix

Drafting the Circuits Formula 1 Report United States Grand Prix Saturday By Steve Aibel/Drafting The Circuits/F1Racing Plus @steveaibel Rain and weather continued to dominate the landscape as Formula 1 again experienced a day with limited running. With the National Weather Service issuing flash flood warnings throughout Central Texas, fans were ...

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US Grand Prix Kicks Off With Weather Looking To Impact The Weekend

Drafting the Circuits Formula 1 Report United States Grand Prix Preview By Steve Aibel/Drafting The Circuits/F1 Racing Plus @steveaibel Engines (or Power Units) fire up today at 10 AM Austin time as the United States Grand Prix begins and cars hit the track. Mercedes, having won the Constructors Championship in ...

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Ganassi Drivers Pruett and Hand Ride To Victory in Circuit of the Americas

The Lone Star Le Mans at Circuit of the Americas was a lesson in Ford domination as the Chip Ganassi Racing with Felix Sabates Ford EcoBoost Prototype took an easy victory.  Scott Pruett and Joey Hand dominated the weekend with Pruett taking pole position, fastest lap and the race victory. ...

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World Endurance Championship and Tudor United Sportscar Championship Qualify at Lone Star Le Mans

Both WEC and Tudor United Sportscar Championship series qualified for the Lone Star Le Mans on Saturday at Circuit of the Americas in Austin, Texas. With the temperatures approaching 97 degrees, the grid took shape in the late afternoon for all series engaging in battle tomorrow. IMSA series GTD drivers ...

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Tudor United Sportscar Championship Returns to COTA For Lone Star Le Mans

LONE STAR LE MANS Circuit of the Americas is hosting the penultimate round of the Tudor United Sportscar Championship this weekend in Austin, Texas.  The championship series, which is home to four different classes of sportscar racing, will race at COTA and then finish up with the Petit Le Mans ...

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