Firestone has confirmed that they will bring more than 1300 tires to weekend’s ABC Supply 500 at Pocono Raceway this weekend.
Firestone have confirmed that for this weekend’s race they will use the same right side tiress that were used at the 2015 ABC Supply 500 while the left side tyres are same construction as the ones used during the 100th running of the Indianapolis 500 presented by PennGrade Motor Oil in May.
Each entry for the ABC Supply 500 will receive 14 sets of tyres for practice, qualifying and the race.
DYK (Did You Know?) – The highest ever ambient temperature recorded in the US was 134F (56.7C) in Death Valley California in 1913. The highest track surface temperature ever recorded at a Verizon IndyCar Series event was 137F (58.3C) recorded at Pocono in 2013.