ST. PETERSBURG, FL (March 26, 2012) - On behalf of the entire team at the 2012 Honda Grand Prix of St. Petersburg, we would like to express our deepest thanks to everyone who attended and contributed to the success of our season-opening event this year. What an exciting event and great way to open the IZOD IndyCar Series!

The Honda Grand Prix of St. Petersburg is supported by over 600 volunteers who help make the weekend as amazing and enjoyable as it is. To each and everyone one of you, we express our deepest gratitude - we could not do it without you!

In addition to our committed group of volunteers, this event would not be possible without the support of our partners that help make this event a reality. We would like to thank Honda, Acura and Firestone, as well as our community partners Bayfront  Medical Center, Bright House Networks, Dex Imaging, Great Bay Distributors/Budweiser, Renaissance Vinoy Resort, St. Petersburg Chamber of Commerce, Tampa Bay Times  and Visit St. Petersburg/Clearwater. We are also grateful for the outstanding support we receive from the City of St. Petersburg. You are each endlessly helpful and instrumental in showing the world all that this beautiful city has to offer.

Finally, we would like to send a huge thank you to the many race fans that attended this past weekend. We hope you had an exciting weekend and look forward to seeing you again in 2013!