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FACT FILE: F1 at Austin, NASCAR #2 at Kansas City

1. Formula 1 Aramco United States Grand Prix at COTA
• Race Date: Sunday, October 24, 2021
• TV: ABC/TSN5 at 2:55P to 5:00

THE VENUE
• Circuit of The Americas, Austin, Texas
• 5.513 km (3.43 mi); a 20-turn artificial road course, clockwise direction

• Click HERE for the map of the circuit

THE EVENT
• 56 laps = 308.405 km (191.63 mi)

• Following a year out due to the Covid-19 pandemic in 2020, Austin returns to the Formula 1 calendar this year with a slightly new look. During 2020 the track underwent a partial resurfacing, involving around 40% of its total length. Although the roughness of the new asphalt has not been measured yet, Pirelli has confirmed the same nomination as two years ago in Austin based on the available data, with the three compounds in the middle of the range: C2 as the P Zero White hard, C3 as the P Zero Yellow medium, and C4 as the P Zero Red soft.

PREVIOUS RESULTS
• There was no USGP in 2020. The most recent Grand Prix at this venue was held here on November 3, 2019. Podium Results: 1. Valtteri Bottas, Mercedes, 2. Lewis Hamilton, Mercedes, 3. Max Verstappen, Red Bull.
• The most recent Grand Prix this year was the Turkish Grand Prix at Istanbul on October 10. Podium Results: 1. Valtteri Bottas, Mercedes, 2. Max Verstappen, Red Bull, 3. Sergio Pérez, Red Bull.

CLICK BELOW FOR THESE LINKS:
• Weekend Schedule
• Entry List
• Qualifying/Grid
• Live Scoring: when the race starts, go to formula1.com and then navigate to ‘Live Timing’ and choose ‘Leaderboard’. You will have to subscribe to the lower level of ‘F1 TV’ to gain access to the complete leaderboard and some other pages.
• Lap Chart
• Tire Usage History
• Race Results
• Points

2. NASCAR Cup Series Hollywood Casino 400 at Kansas
• Race Date: Sunday, October 24, 2021
• TV: TSN1/4 at 3:00P to 7:00

THE VENUE
• Kansas Speedway, Kansas City, KS
• 1.5 mi (3.81 km) tri-oval; Banking: Turns: 17-20° (Progressive), Frontstretch: 9-11° (Progressive), Backstretch: 5°, counter-clockwise

THE EVENT
• 267 laps = 400.5 mi; Stages: 80/80/107 = 267 laps
• no practice or qualifying for the NASCAR Cup series

PREVIOUS RESULTS
• Two NASCAR Cup races were held here last year.
§ The Super Start Batteries 400 was run on July 23, 2020. Podium Results: 1. Denny Hamlin, Joe Gibbs Toyota, 2. Brad Keselowski, Penske Ford, 3. Martin Truex, Joe Gibbs Toyota.
§ The Hollywood Casino 400 was held on October 18, 2020. Podium Results: 1. Joey Logano, Penske Ford, 2. Kevin Harvick, Stewart-Haas Ford, 3. Alex Bowman, Hendrick Chevrolet.
• Previously in 2021 the Buschy McBusch Race 400 was held here at Kansas on May 2nd. Podium Results: 1. Kyle Busch, Joe Gibbs Toyota, 2. Kevin Harvick, Stewart-Haas Ford, 3. Brad Keselowski, Penske Ford.

CLICK BELOW FOR THESE LINKS:
• Weekend Schedule
• Entry List
• Qualifying/Starting Lineup
• Live Scoring: when the race starts, go to https://www.nascar.com/ select LIVE LEADERBOARD; then select 'RAW FEED'
• Cumulative Race Report
• Race Results

3. NASCAR Xfinity Series Kansas Lottery 300 at Kansas
• Race Date: Saturday, October 23, 2021
• TV: TSN4 at 3:00P to 6:00

THE VENUE
• Kansas Speedway, Kansas City, KS
• 1.5 mi (3.81 km) tri-oval; Banking: Turns: 17-20° (Progressive), Frontstretch: 9-11° (Progressive), Backstretch: 5°, counter-clockwise

THE EVENT
• 200 laps = 300 mi; Stages: 45/45/110 = 200 laps
• no practice or qualifying for the NASCAR Xfinity series

PREVIOUS RESULTS
• Two NASCAR Xfinity races were run here last year.
¶ The Kansas Lottery 250 was held on July 25, 2020. Podium Results: 1. Brandon Jones, Joe Gibbs Toyota, 2. Austin Cindric, Penske Ford, 3. Harrison Burton, Joe Gibbs Toyota.
¶ The Kansas Lottery 300 was held here on October 17, 2020. Podium Results: 1. Chase Briscoe, Biagi Ford, 2. Daniel Hemric, JRM Chevrolet, 3. Ryan Sieg, Sieg Chevrolet.
• The most recent Xfinity race was held at Texas Motor Speedway last Saturday, October 16th. Podium Results: 1. J.H. Nemechek, Joe Gibbs Toyota, 2. Daniel Hemric, Joe Gibbs Toyota, 3. Noah Gragson, JRM Chevrolet.

CLICK BELOW FOR THESE LINKS:
• Weekend Schedule
• Entry List
• Qualifying/Starting Lineup
• Live Scoring: when the race starts, go to https://www.nascar.com/ select LIVE LEADERBOARD; then select 'RAW FEED'
• Cumulative Race Report
• Race Results

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