Firestone reaches 5-year extension as IndyCar tire supplier

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Firestone has agreed to a five-yr extension to reside the sole tire provider for the IndyCar Series.

The deal, announced Wednesday, runs by 2025. Firestone has labored with IndyCars for more than eight a protracted time and enters its twentieth consecutive yr because the series’ intriguing tire producer. It furthermore is the title sponsor of two races this season: The opener in St. Petersburg on March 10 and the finale at Laguna Seca on Sept. 22.

This announcement follows others series officers be pleased revamped the last month, in conjunction with a contend with NTT to turn into IndyCar’s unique title sponsor.

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