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      08-20-2009, 07:00 AM   #1
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USF1 receives backing from YouTube

The new Team US F1 has pulled off a major coup by securing the services of YouTube co-founder and CEO Chad Hurley for its 2010 assault on grand prix racing, as AUTOSPORT predicted.
Following weeks of speculation the USF1 team has completed a deal with video sharing website YouTube ahead of its first season on the Formula One grid next year.
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What does this mean exactly? Primary sponsor?
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What does this mean exactly? Primary sponsor?
That and probably some sort of streaming feed of the races most likely. Maybe even live feeds.
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What does this mean exactly? Primary sponsor?
The details of the deal are not public, but Hurley is the primary investor of the team.
Hurley says: “Getting in on the ground floor of a project of this size and scope is a tremendous opportunity, and I look forward to helping shape the US F1 vision and corporate strategy for years to come.”
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That and probably some sort of streaming feed of the races most likely. Maybe even live feeds.
I doubt that Bernie would allow that, but money talks with him $$$$$$
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I doubt that Bernie would allow that, but money talks with him $$$$$$
Oh, I have no doubt A LOT of money is involved.
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The new Team US F1 has pulled off a major coup by securing the services of YouTube co-founder and CEO Chad Hurley for its 2010 assault on grand prix racing, as AUTOSPORT predicted.
Following weeks of speculation the USF1 team has completed a deal with video sharing website YouTube ahead of its first season on the Formula One grid next year.
that means we'll see even more of Google!
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