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Formula 1 Aramco United States Grand Prix 2022

Circuit of the Americas (COTA) is a Grade 1 FIA-specification 3.426-mile (5.514 km) motor racing track in Austin, Texas, in the United States.

Following a five-year absence, the sport returned to the United States with COTA, the USA’s tenth F1 circuit, hosting the United States Grand Prix in November 2012.

This medium downforce track will average 66 gear shifts per lap, is raced at 59% full throttle and a pit stop will cost 18.6 seconds. The track’s distinctive features include the steep climb towards turn one, and the triple-apex right-hander which forms turns 16, 17 and 18.

Circuit of the Americas

Location  :  Austin, Texas

First Grand Prix  :  2012

Number of Laps  :  56

Circuit Length  :  5.513 km

Race Distance  :  308.405 km

Lap Record  : 1:36.169 (Charles Leclerc 2019)

2022 Tyre Selection  :  C2, C3 & C4.

Team Home race for Haas F1 Team

Check out the COTA website – here

 

 

 
 
Andrew Burden

The author Kiwi F1 Fan

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