A view from the apex of the first corner looking back towards the paddock area of the Circuit of the Americas, home of the Formula One United States Grand Prix.
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After crossing the start/finish line, drivers face a steep 133 feet slope towards the first corner, a tight left-hand turn which sends the cars back downhill towards a series of high-speed S-curves.
The facility held its first race, the US Grand Prix, on November 18, 2012. England's Lewis Hamilton stood atop the victory podium at the end of the event.