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New F1 Owner Liberty Media Pushing For More U.S. Grand Prix Circuits

Published in SportsBusiness Daily Global on 10 / 24 / 16

The U.S. Grand Prix has had 10 homes, more than any other grand prix, and according to Formula One’s new owners, Liberty Media, "that number is about to increase," according to Paul Weaver of the London GUARDIAN. There is talk of another race -- perhaps two, with L.A., Las Vegas and New J...

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