Austin F1 USGP Race Date Confirmed by Ecclestone

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Okay Formula 1 fans of the Austin USGP, here’s a confirming announcement we’ve all been waiting for, directly from Bernie Ecclestone:

August 10, 2011

Ecclestone Statement Confirms United States Grand Prix™ in November
U.S. Race Date Among Numerous Schedule Adjustments

AUSTIN, Texas – August 10, 2011 – Formula One’s Bernie Ecclestone was quoted today in the media confirming earlier reports of a revised 2012 F1 schedule, placing the United States Grand Prix on November 18, 2012. The schedule, which contains numerous adjustments from the calendar issued in June by the Federation Internationale de l’Automobile, is not considered official until the World Motor Sports Council ratifies it at its meeting later this year.

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Complete details of this press release can be seen here.

Of course, Racing Ready is pleased with this race date move confirmation to November 18th, 2012, the weekend just before Thanksgiving.  More here, as things develop at the Circuit of The Americas.

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