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US Grand Prix vs. Miami: How Miami's luxe first race compares to Austin's festival-esque F1 experience

Austin's U.S. Grand Prix will see some competition in the Miami race as it begins this weekend. (COTA/Twitter)

With an estimated 300,000 expected to pour into Miami for the freshly-minted Miami Grand Prix race this weekend, Austin's Circuit of the Americas will no longer be the only F1 race in the States.

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Exclusive: With new five-year deal, COTA chairman says Formula 1 is far from 'F1 and done'

COTA announced it had inked a five-year deal with F1 in February 2022. (MSI Images/Twitter)

In a year packed with near-constant noise at Austin's purpose-built Formula 1 racetrack, the uncertainty around Circuit of the Americas' newest F1 deal may seem to be forgotten.

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New amusement park to bring rollercoasters to COTA

NASCAR wrapped up at the Circuit of the Americas track on Sunday. (COTA)

Just after NASCAR’s EchoPark Grand Prix wrapped up on Sunday night, Circuit of the Americas Chairman Bobby Epstein announced yet another draw to Austin's track: a new amusement park.

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