You are about to report the comment below to the Crash.Net moderators as being abusive. An abusive comment may contain profanity, personal attacks or commercial SPAM.
Please do not report this comment as being abusive if you simply disagree with the comment posted. If this is the case then you can click on the "disagree" icon () in the upper right of the comment's post to show your dissatisfaction.
Crash.Net moderators will view all reported comments and will act as they deem necessary. This may be editing the comment or total deletion.
Pulled from the Australian Grand Prix Corporation's annual report...
"There are few international sporting events bigger than Formula 1 and while the costs of staging such an event are high, the combined economic and branding benefits are enormous."
"Formulamoney, an annual, independent data report on the business of Formula 1 based in London values the global exposure of Melbourne during the 2012 event to be in the region of $217.2 million, an increase of 13.9% on 2011."