Firestone To Title Sponsor St. Petersburg IndyCar Street Race
Promoters of the IndyCar race in St. Petersburg, Fla., today announced that Firestone has entered into a multiyear deal to sponsor the event, which will now be called the Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg. Terms of the deal were not released. Next year's race is scheduled for March 28-30, with tickets going on sale Dec. 1. Firestone also is the title sponsor of another IndyCar race: the Firestone 600 at Texas Motor Speedway (IndyCar).