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Miami GP risks diluting American fanbase says US Grand Prix promoter

Bobby Epstein a promoter for the United States Grand Prix insists an event in Miami will risk diluting the American fanbase. The Miami race is expected to be on the calendar as early as next season. Space has been made in the schedule, but it's still unconfirmed. The racing fans out there already have the Mexican Grand Prix to choose between. And this is what Epstein looks at to support his point. "I think long term it can be good. But there is a risk. There is certainly a risk to diluting the product before the fan base has increased," he told Autosport. "But when the long-term goal is to increase the fan base, it is a chicken or egg scenario. Which comes first? In the...
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