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Firestone Racing Statement Regarding Change Of Indy Lights Tire Supplier for 2014

Firestone Racing Logo Lisa Boggs, Director, Firestone Racing: Today is a bittersweet day for everyone at Firestone Racing. The Firestone brand has been synonymous with Indy Lights for more than two decades. We believe in the importance of a strong ladder system to develop the next generation of open-wheel stars as well as mechanics, engineers, team managers and other key personnel. We are proud to have been part of developing the careers of many Indy Lights series graduates.  We are glad to see Andersen Promotions bring its expertise and passion to reinvigorating the Indy Lights series. The change in tire supplier will not impact Firestone Racing’s commitment to continuing to deliver the highest quality product to the teams and drivers in the IZOD IndyCar Series through ... FULL STORY »

Firestone Racing Firehawk Tires 2013 IICS Firestone 550 Fast Facts

Firestone Racing Logo FIRESTONE FIREHAWK FAST FACTS IZOD IndyCar Series – Firestone 550 Texas Motor Speedway – Fort Worth, Texas June 7-8, 2013 – Round 8 of 19 Race Distance: 331.74 miles/533.976 kilometers (228 laps on the 1.455-mile/2.342-kilometer superspeedway oval). Television/Radio Broadcast: Live – Saturday, June 8, at 8:30 p.m. ET on ABC, IMS Radio ... FULL STORY »

Firestone Fast Six 2013 IICS Chevrolet Indy Dual One in Detroit Post-Qualifying Report

Dario Franchitti Poses with the Firestone Firehawk and Pole Award - Photo Credit: Firestone Racing “Firestone Fast Six” Qualifying Results (mph):1. Dario Franchitti (119.331); 2. E.J. Viso (119.557); 3. Mike Conway  (119.828); 4. James Jake (119.989); 5. Ryan Hunter-Reay (120.003); 6. Alex Tagliani (120.351). Firestone qualifying highlight: After narrowly scrapping a wall Dario Franchitti was able to ... FULL STORY »

Firestone Racing 2013 IICS Indy 500 Fast Facts

Firestone Racing Logo FIRESTONE FIREHAWK FAST FACTS IZOD IndyCar Series – 97th Indianapolis 500 Mile Race Indianapolis Motor Speedway – Speedway, Ind. May 11-26, 2013 – Round 5 of 19 Race Distance: 500 miles/804.672 kilometers (200 laps on the 2.5-mile/4.023-kilometer superspeedway oval). Television/Radio Broadcast: Live –Sunday, May 26, at 11 a.m. ET on ... FULL STORY »

Firestone Racing 2013 IICS Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach Fast Facts

Firestone Racing Logo FIRESTONE FIREHAWK FAST FACTS IZOD IndyCar Series – Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach Streets of Long Beach, Calif. April 19-21, 2013 – Round 3 of 19 Race Distance: 157.44 miles/253.38 km (80 laps on 1.968-mile/3.167-km, 11-turn temporary street circuit). Race Broadcast: Live – 4 p.m. ET Sunday, ... FULL STORY »

Firestone Fast Six 2013 IICS Honda Grand Prix of Alabama Qualifying Report

Firestone Racing Logo FIRESTONE FAST SIX QUALIFYING REPORT IZOD IndyCar Series – Honda Indy Grand Prix of Alabama Barber Motorsports Park – Leeds, Ala. Saturday, April 6, 2013 – Round 2 of 19 “Firestone Fast Six” Qualifying Results (mph): 1. Ryan Hunter-Reay (123.422); 2. Will Power (122.976); 3. ... FULL STORY »

Firestone Racing Continuing as IZOD IndyCar Series Tire Supplier through 2018

Firestone Racing Logo NASHVILLE, Tenn. (December 21, 2012) – Bridgestone Americas Tire Operations, LLC (Bridgestone Americas) and INDYCAR announced today that Bridgestone Americas’ Firestone brand will remain the sole tire supplier to the IZOD IndyCar Series through the 2018 race season. “Firestone performance and ... FULL STORY »



2012 Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach Race Winner Will Power with the Firestone Firehawk - Photo Credit: Firestone Racing/Dennis Ashlock
Firestone Racing, 2012 IICS Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach Post-Race Report
Posted 04.16.12
FIRESTONE FIREHAWK RACE REPORT IZOD IndyCar Series - Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach Streets of Long Beach, Calif. Sunday, April 15 - Round 3 of 16 Top-5 Finishers: 1. Will Power; 2. Simon Pagenaud; 3. James Hinchcliffe; 4. Tony Kanaan; 5. JR Hildebrand. Race Temperatures: Track ranged from 97°-102° F (36°-39° C) and ambient ...FULL STORY »


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