HISTORY

The Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg presented by RP Funding will be the 20th annual running for INDYCAR racing on the streets of downtown St. Petersburg. This is the 14th time the race will serve as the NTT INDYCAR SERIES season-opening event.

The inaugural Grand Prix of St. Petersburg was in 2005 and won by the late Dan Wheldon, two-time Indianapolis 500 champion and local resident. A Champ Car World Series race did run on the circuit in 2003. No race was held in 2004.

Past Race Winners

2024

Josef Newgarden

Team Penske
2023

Marcus Ericsson

Chip Ganassi Racing
2022

Scott McLaughlin

Team Penske
2021

Colton Herta

Andretti Autosport
2020

Josef Newgarden

Team Penske
2019

Josef Newgarden

Team Penske
2018

Sebastien Bourdais

Dale Coyne Racing with Vasser-Sullivan
2017

Sebastien Bourdais

Dale Coyne Racing
2016

Juan Pablo Montoya

Team Penske
2015

Juan Pablo Montoya

Team Penske
2014

Will Power

Team Penske
2013

James Hinchcliffe

Andretti Autosport
2012

Helio Castroneves

Team Penske
2011

Dario Franchitti

Target Chip Ganassi Racing
2010

Will Power

Team Penske
2009

Ryan Briscoe

Team Penske
2008

Graham Rahal

Newman/Haas/Lanigan Racing
2007

Helio Castroneves

Team Penske
2006

Helio Castroneves

Team Penske
2005

Dan Wheldon

Andretti Green Racing
2003

Paul Tracy

Forsythe Racing (Champ Car World Series sanctioned event)

Fun Facts about the Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg presented by RP Funding

Repeat Winners

Helio Castroneves (three wins: 2006, 2007 and 2012), Josef Newgarden (three wins: 2019, 2020 and 2024) Will Power (two wins: 2010 and 2014), Juan Pablo Montoya (two wins: 2015 and 2016), and Sebastien Bourdais (two wins: 2017 and 2018) are the repeat winners on the streets of St. Petersburg.

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