What is the Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg?
Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg is a professional race of the IndyCar racing series that takes place in St. Petersburg, Florida, United States.
It is a180 mile (289 Km) race contester over 100 laps of 1.8 miles (2.8 km) track which is Asphalt/concrete based.
When will the next Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg be held?
The all-new Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg 2023 is coming to the streets of St.Petersburg on 05 March 2023. Mark the date if you don’t want to miss this exciting race.
Where is the Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg held?
The Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg is held on temporary street circuits of the city, which includes downtown streets and one of the two runways of Albert Whitted Airport.
The race is held in the heart of the city, which makes it very challenging and unpredictable for the drivers. On the other hand, it is a very thrilling and memorable event for the spectators lining up in the streets to witness live action and watch their favorite drivers putting the pedal to the metal and burning some tires on the streets of the city.
When was the first race of the Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg held?
The inaugural race was held in 1985, and since then, it has been held annually in spring.
The race is sponsored by Firestone Tire and Rubber Company, a well-known tire manufacturer company based in Nashville, Tennesse, United States.