Bridgestone signs deal with IndyCar

Davis, Bruce
March 2011
Rubber & Plastics News;3/21/2011, Vol. 40 Issue 17, p20
Trade Publication
The article reports that Bridgestone Americas Inc. has signed an agreement with Izod IndyCar Series to supply the company Firestone Racing's racing tires through the 2013 season. It mentions that this will secure jobs of most of the 68 workers at the former's technical center which makes these racing tires. Al Speyer, executive director at the company Firestone Racing states that the contract is financiallt more beneficial for Bridgestone Americas Inc.


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