Friday, October 19, 2018

Formula 1 Pirelli 2018

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The 2018 Formula 1

United States Grand Prix

Austin, Texas. Oct 19-21

The 2018 Pirelli United States Grand Prix Formula 1 race weekend is upon us and we will be covering the race with live coverage from Austin, Texas with our special correspondent, Jason Burkholder. Rolex is the Official Timepiece of Formula 1 racing as we see in the Rolex Ad below.

The 2018 Formula 1 event will be taking place in Austin, Texas at the Circuit of The Americas which was opened on October 21, 2012, by F1 legend and 1978 champion, Mario Andretti.

The 2018 Pirelli United State Grand Prix runs begins on October 19th with practice laps, and on Saturday the 20th qualifying occurs, then the race is on Sunday, October 21st. While we wait for the qualifying and race to begin, here is an overview of the 2017 US Grand Prix. Fasten your seatbelt...

About Formula 1

Formula 1, which began in 1950, is the world’s most prestigious motor racing com­petition and the world’s most popular annual sporting series. In 2012 the FIA Formula One World Championship was watched by over half a billion unique television viewers in 187 territories and ran from March to November spanning 20 races in 19 countries across five continents. Formula One World Championship limited is part of the Formula One group, founded by CEO Bernie Ecclestone and holds the exclusive commercial rights to the FIA Formula One World Championship™. 

Formula 1 Racing Champion Nico Rosberg

I recently published the following Bernie Ecclestone  interview by Formula 1 racing champion Nico Rosberg:

Formula 1 CEO Bernie Ecclestone is pictured below with former Rolex CEO Gian Riccardo Marini in Geneva, Switzerland in 2012 just after they announced the global partnership between Rolex and Formula 1 racing.

The winning Formula 1 drivers get specially engraved Rolex Daytona models as seen below.