Austin (Finally) Pays For the USGP

Tavo Hellmund & Red McCombs

Tavo Hellmund & Red McCombs In Better Days

So Texas billionaire businessman Red McCombs, a founding partner of Circuit of the Americas, paid Bernie Ecclestone his US$25M licensing fee — saying “Mr. Ecclestone received his check today.” And the U.S. Grand Prix at Austin is now set for November 2012. Who would’a thunk it?

U.S. Grand Prix in Texas Approved by Formula 1 | USATODAY.com.

 

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