It's Fast & Furious in Tampa Bay at the Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg


Firestone Grand Prix St. Petersburg FLLadies and gentlemen, start your engines! It's race week in Tampa Bay as the Firestone Grand Prix comes back to the gorgeous Gulf Coast town of St. Petersburg this weekend, Friday, March 27 through Sunday, March 29. This family-friendly event draws race fans (and their friends and family) each year to the IndyCar series opener on the 1.8-mile street circuit, which transforms the streets of St. Pete.

Defending race and series champion Will Power was in St. Pete for the ceremonial start of the construction of the downtown street track for this weekend's race. "I love the track, love the area," Power said. "It's a track I like and I'm fast at, and the team's very successful there, too." You can read more about Power's thoughts on this year's Grand Prix of St. Petersburg here.



Interested in a sneak peek of the 2015 Firestone Grand Prix of St. Pete? Here's a teaser!
Check out this video clip.




Here's the rundown of what you need to know for this weekend's Grand Prix of St. Petersburg:

When: March 27-29.

What: IndyCar series opener, also includes support series events in IndyCar ladder series (Indy Lights, Pro Mazda and USF2000), Pirelli World Challenge sports cars and Stadium Super Trucks.

Where: Downtown St. Petersburg, 1.8-mile street circuit.

How much: Both General Admission and Reserved Grandstand ticketing offer single-day and 3-day options. Tickets start at $20. Click here for the full list of ticket options.

Tickets: At gpstpete.com or toll-free 1-877-725-8849.


Have we gotten you revved up for this exciting Gulf Coast event? Will we see you in the stands for all of the fast and furious IndyCar action? Hope so!



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