117,429 People Attended Austin's First F1 United States Grand PrixMatt Hardigree11/18/12 6:24pm95EditPromoteDismissUndismissHideGo to permalinkAmericans won't watch Formula One. Why the hell are you having a race in Texas? Who would schedule an F1 race opposite football? Who would schedule an F1 race on the same weekend as the big NASCAR race? There are no Americans. Texans have no one to root for. Who would possibly show up?