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Gabrielle Giffords Learns To Drive Again At Circuit Of The Americas

Three years ago last month, Arizona Rep. Gabrielle Giffords was shot in the head during a mass shooting in Tuscon that left six others dead. Giffords' recovery since then has been arduous, with the now-former politician having to undergo several procedures and re-learn basic skills — including driving, which she did… » 2/07/14 1:20pm 2/07/14 1:20pm

F1 Technical on Oppo - American Grand Prix

Welcome to OppositeLock's own Formula 1 open technical discussion! The one thing that separates Formula 1 from any other motorsport is the absurd level of engineering and aerodynamic advancement that the teams push on each other, and we are here to appreciate, discuss, and revel in the beauty of design on the current… » 11/16/13 3:33pm 11/16/13 3:33pm

MotoGP Ace Kevin Schwantz Says Circuit Of The Americas Tried To Kick…

The Circuit of the Americas in Austin isn't just a great place for racing, it's also a great place for drama, legal fights, dueling egos and other assorted weirdness. The latest round of this came last week when MotoGP champion Kevin Schwantz said circuit officials tried to kick him out of the circuit when he tried… » 3/21/13 11:07am 3/21/13 11:07am

Watch SRT Boss Ralph Gilles Whip A Grand Cherokee Around The Circuit Of…

We're big fans of SRT chief Ralph Gilles for his no-nonsense style and purveyance of insanely powerful American cars. And like any responsible executive, he needs to sample his own wares from time to time — which is exactly what he does when he pilots this Jeep around Austin's Circuit of the Americas.  » 2/24/13 12:30pm 2/24/13 12:30pm

Austin's Circuit Of The Americas Cancels Track Days, Screws Over Racing…

If you were fortunate enough to go to the inaugural U.S. Grand Prix at Austin's Circuit of the Americas last month, you may have started counting the days until you got a chance to drive on it too. After all, the track opened to rave reviews from both fans and Formula One drivers. » 12/22/12 9:35am 12/22/12 9:35am