Website of new track: Eagles Canyon Motorsports Park www.eaglescanyonmotorsportspark.com
Article: FW Star Telegram: March 10, 2006
Southlake couple investing $3.5 million to turn prairie land into a racecourse
By SANDRA BAKER
STAR-TELEGRAM STAFF WRITER
A Southlake couple has purchased 441 acres near Decatur in rural Wise County where they are initially investing $3.5 million to build a Formula One-style auto road course that could be ready by September.
David and Linda Cook said they expect the course, about an hour north of downtown Fort Worth, to be certified this year by the sport’s toughest standards established by Formula One racing’s governing body, F
Another new track is going up in Texas – and as you can see from the photo at the left the course has already been laid out. The owners are an enthusiast couple from Southlake Texas who are *very* well-off. The 441 acre track is purely a roadcourse, and the owners are seeking FIA certification. The track also meets SCCA and Grand-Am standards. An open house is expected mid-summer.