County Commissioners Laugh At US Grand Prix Lawyer

The unfrozen caveman lawyer representing the organizers behind the U.S. Grand Prix in Austin faces down the Travis County Commissioners Court. Watch as they mock his transparent bullshit and lack of plans. » 9/17/10 9:00am 9/17/10 9:00am

U.S. Grand Prix Formula 1 Track, Financier Revealed

The mysterious circumstances bringing the U.S. Grand Prix to Austin, Texas and the location of the track were both revealed today. Big-bucks former Vikings/Saints owner Red McCombs will provide the funding, and the track will be out in the sticks. » 7/27/10 12:00pm 7/27/10 12:00pm

Texas Taxpayers Fork Over $25 Million To F1

We already told you the United States Grand Prix move to Texas is all about the money. Except now we've learned the $25 million in taxpayer dollars supposedly going to local governments is actually going straight into Formula 1's pockets. » 6/02/10 12:20pm 6/02/10 12:20pm

Wired: "New York Wasn't Screwed"

After reading Matt Hardigree's excellent look into the origins of the next U.S. Grand Prix,'s Chuck Squatriglia penned a counterpoint, arguing that the land where everything is big makes perfect sense. Tomato, tomahto. [Wired] » 5/27/10 6:00pm 5/27/10 6:00pm

How New York Got Screwed By Formula 1

Despite New York possessing the demographics, infrastructure, history and desire to support a stateside return, Formula 1 announced this week the next U.S. Grand Prix is headed to Texas. Here's how — and why — New York get screwed. » 5/27/10 12:30pm 5/27/10 12:30pm