Austin-area hotels got more of a nudge than a big bump from the first MotoGP race at Circuit of the Americas.
For the week of April 14-20, the 30,000 hotels in Austin’s market-service area made about $3 million more than they did for the same week last year, according to data provided by Smith Travel Research. That was about half of what was forecast by an economic impact study conducted for Circuit of the Americas’ before its first premier motorcycle race.
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