FORMULA 1® Ready to Bring Sexy Back to Austin, Texas

Watch F1® drivers channel their inner Justin Timberlake ahead of their return to COTA!

The world’s top Formula 1® drivers are getting in the groove as they begin to look ahead to their return visit to Austin, Texas for the 2017 FORMULA 1 UNITED STATES GRAND PRIX TM to be held at Circuit of The Americas (COTA) this October 20th-22nd.

COTA caught up with some of the biggest names in the Paddock to hear their thoughts on the upcoming 2017 FORMULA 1 UNITED STATES GRAND PRIX TM and, more importantly, to see just how good they are at channeling their inner Justin Timberlake!

This year’s race weekend is set to be even bigger and better than last year’s hugely successful event. Indeed, COTA is further cementing its reputation as ‘The American Sound Track’ with another blend of high octane action as the world’s best drivers take on the circuit’s many challenges while global superstars Justin Timberlake and Stevie Wonder will then keep the adrenaline pumping for thousands of F1®  fans as soon as the racing action is over with two major live concerts.

Justin Timberlake will perform on COTA’s SUPER STAGE on Saturday, October 21st, with Stevie Wonder closing out the the weekend on Sunday 22nd. The addition of both these music icons to the entertainment lineup solidifies the 2017 FORMULA 1 UNITED STATES GRAND PRIX TM as the most unbelievable blend of racing and entertainment available to F1 fans anywhere in the world.

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Circuit of The Americas in Austin, Texas, is the only purpose-built Grand Prix facility in the United States designed for all classes of racing. The 3.4-mile racetrack hosts the world’s most prestigious sporting events, including Formula 1 United States Grand Prix, MotoGP Red Bull Grand Prix of The Americas, Lone Star Le Mans, Advance Auto Parts Sportscar Showdown as well as world-renowned concerts, music festivals, and opportunities for track rentals. The 1,500-acre campus is also home to the Austin360 Amphitheater—PollStar’s 2013 “Best New Major Concert Venue” and a 2014 “Best Major Outdoor Concert Venue” Pollstar nominee—impressive meeting and hospitality spaces and an iconic 25-story observation tower that offers 360-degree views of the circuit, amphitheater and downtown Austin. For more information and to download videos and photos, visit For an experience as unique as Austin and a rush you’ll never forget, visit Circuit of The Americas, where exhilaration happens.

Michael Cox