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Firestone Bringing 5,000 Tires To Indianapolis For The 500 This Weekend


Firestone, the official tire supplier to the Verizon IndyCar Series will bring approximately 5,000 Indianapolis 500 specific tires designed for this years 101st running of the Indianapolis presented by PennGrade Motor Oil this weekend. The Firestone Firehawk F-Shield has a white left sidewall and a red right side wall. Firestone Tires have completed 10.718 laps of the Indianapolis Motor Speedway […]

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Firestone Excited To Return To Their Home Away From Home

A Firestone hauler parked at Monument Circle, Indianapolis

Firestone Racing head to the Indianapolis Motor Speedway this weekend for the IndyCar Grand Prix of Indianapolis with more than 1,500 tires. Each entrant in the Verizon IndyCar Series will receive: 7* sets of the black PRIMARY tire. 4 sets of the red ALTERNATE tire. 5 sets of the grey RAIN tire. After practice session 1, each entrant must return one set of primary or […]

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Cara Adams Reflects On Barber Test And Looks Ahead To The Honda Indy Grand Prix of Alabama


The Verizon IndyCar Series heads to Barber Motorsports Park this weekend for the Honda Indy Grand Prix of Alabama, round three of the 2017 season. Firestone Racing will bring more than 1400 tires this weekend with each driver receiving 4 sets of the red walled Alternate tire. The drivers will have seven sets of the black Primary tire and three […]

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Firestone Toyota Grand Prix Of Long Beach Race Preview

Firestone Racing have confirmed that they will bring over 1,600 tires to this weekend’s Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach. Each driver will receive six sets of the black Primary tire. Following the opening practice session, each entrant will return one set of tires and the same after the second practice session. Each entrant will also receive 4 sets of […]

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Firestone Extend Tire Supply Agreement With The Verizon IndyCar Series

firestone WG

Firestone Racing have confirmed that they signed a multi-year contract extension with the Verizon IndyCar Series. The partnership dates back to 1911 when Ray Harroun used Firestone tires at the Indianapolis 500. Speaking about the contract extension, Lisa Boggs, Director of Motorsports for Bridgestone Americas commented by saying: For more than a century, the Firestone brand has utilized racing as […]

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