COTA vs. Schwantz: The press releases continue

With his MotoGP battles behind him, Kevin Schwantz is instead embroiled in conflict with Big Business - a far more dangerous fight. Photo:
The COTA/Schwantz saga continues. Photo:
The COTA/Schwantz saga continues. Photo:

Here’s what the Circuit of the Americas had to say about the controversy with them removing Kevin Schwantz from their facility:

“It is well known that Kevin Schwantz filed suit against Circuit of The Americas last year, and that case is working its way through the legal system. The MotoGP test that was hosted by the Circuit last week was a private event, and open only to participating teams and invited media.

Mr. Schwantz was not invited to attend the session by Circuit of The Americas, and as a private property owner, the Circuit determines who has access to its facility.

Mr. Schwantz does not have any relationship with Circuit of The Americas.  He is not one of the investors who spent $400 million to design and build the facility.

Finally, Circuit of The Americas is the organization responsible for bringing MotoGP to Texas through its promotional agreement with the commercial rights holder Dorna.”

Of course, Schwantz says he was at COTA as a guest of two MotoGP teams.

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