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May 05, 2020, 12:17 ET Circuit Of The Americas Hosts "COTA Food Drive" Benefiting Central Texas Food Bank On May 10

On Sunday, May 10, for the first time ever, Circuit of the Americas (COTA) will open the track to support those in need on behalf of Central Texas...


Jan 08, 2020, 12:00 ET Rick Abbott Promoted To Chief Operating Officer Of Circuit of The Americas

Circuit of The Americas (COTA) announced today that Rick Abbott has been named Chief Operating Officer of COTA. As Chief Operating Officer, Rick...


Oct 29, 2019, 10:01 ET New Leadership Takes The Wheel At Circuit of The Americas

Circuit of The Americas (COTA) began with a dream - to build the world's best sports and entertainment destination, deep in the heart of Texas. Since ...


Sep 06, 2017, 11:44 ET 2017 FORMULA 1 USGP Adds 'Haas Hill' General Admission Ticket And Upgrade

Circuit of The Americas (COTA) announced today that, in conjunction with the American Haas F1 Team, a special "Haas Hill" ticket package is being...


May 24, 2013, 12:44 ET Texas' Circuit of the America's FORMULA 1 UNITED STATES selected "Sports Event of the Year"

Circuit of the America's Formula One 2012 race beat out major national events like the Ryder Cup and hockey's Stanley Cup Finals to capture the...


Jun 30, 2011, 04:17 ET V8 Supercars Agrees to Five-Year Deal With Austin's Circuit of The Americas™ to Host Championship; SPEED™ to Broadcast Races

V8 Supercars and Circuit of The Americas, along with Texas Governor Rick Perry and Queensland Premier Anna Bligh, announced today a five-year...


Apr 12, 2011, 04:02 ET United States Grand Prix Group Brands World-Class Facility "Circuit of the Americas™"

The United States Grand Prix group responsible for bringing Formula 1™ back to the United States in 2012, has officially named its Austin facility,...


Apr 12, 2011, 04:02 ET Texas Lands MotoGP for 2013

Dorna Sports, S.L., 3FourTexasMGP, L.L.C. and Full Throttle Productions, L.P. have signed a 10-year contract to bring MotoGP to the new Circuit of...


Apr 12, 2011, 04:02 ET Circuit of the Americas™ Partners With Texas Schools

Students from four Texas schools are playing an important part in building Circuit of the Americas, future home of Formula 1™ and MotoGP™ Grand Prix...