Us Grand Prix 2012

  • Vettel takes pole position at US Grand Prix November 18, 2012

    Austin: Sebastian Vettel secured pole position for the US Grand Prix, putting him in the perfect spot to chase his third consecutive Formula One championship. Driving on the new USD 400 million Circuit of the Americas, Vettel dominated three practice sessions before securing the pole on Saturday with a blistering round...
  • Formula One hoping for happy US return November 14, 2012

    Austin: The eyes of the motor racing world will be riveted on Texas this weekend as Formula One makes its return to the United States but it is unclear if Americans will be watching, even with a driver's championship on the line. The stage has been set for a Sunday...
  • Ecclestone dismissive of Austin offer November 25, 2011

    Sao Paulo: Organisers of a planned US Grand Prix in Austin, Texas, have told Formula One supremo Bernie Ecclestone that they will pay a sanctioning fee for next year's race if he revises an "unrealistic and unfeasible" contract. The 81-year-old Briton responded on Thursday by casting further doubt on the event...
  • Ecclestone doubtful of US Grand Prix in Texas November 13, 2011

    Abu Dhabi: The head of Formula One expressed doubts on Saturday over whether the 2012 United States Grand Prix in Austin, Texas, will go ahead as scheduled. F1 is due to return to the U.S. after a five-year absence. Indianapolis last hosted a race in 2007. Before that, Phoenix hosted three...
  • F1 to move US Grand Prix to later date August 11, 2011

    Texas: Formula One officials said the renewal of the US Grand Prix in Austin in 2012 is likely to be run in November instead of June when temperatures will be much cooler. Tavo Hellmund, chairman of the US Grand Prix, said on Wednesday that pushing the race back several months is...