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OPINION: The day Austin put F1 on the American map

There’s been talk about Formula 1 wanting to crack America for years, and it would be disingenuous to suggest there hasn’t been a very solid fanbase here for a long time. But there’s something different happening now. It's always seemed to me that F1 has been overshadowed by other American sports to such an extent that it stunts its growth. I remember working for N when I first started out, and regularly getting frustrated by what I viewed as a lack of interest and investment in the F1 site, because its traffic numbers put it right at the very top of the sport’s online outlets. But teams were still giving priority to traditional media, and N was happy to leave it just ticking over,...
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