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Officials Expect U.S. Grand Prix Attendance To Rival That Of Inaugural F1 Event In '12

Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 10 / 20 / 16

Circuit of the Americas officials for this weekend's F1 U.S. Grand Prix "expect their largest crowds" since the inaugural event in '12, according to Kevin Lyttle of the AUSTIN AMERICAN-STATESMAN. Ticket sales have "declined every year since Austin's F1 debut, bottoming out last f...

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