St. Petersburg, FL – As announced this afternoon at a press conference held by the Mayor of St. Petersburg and St. Petersburg Grand Prix organizers, this weekend’s race activities including Pirelli GT4 America and TC America Rounds 3 and 4 will proceed in a condensed schedule with only essential personnel permitted on the Grand Prix grounds. As a public safety measure related to the COVID-19 virus, the event will be closed to spectators.
“We are following the lead of city, state and federal elected officials and public health authorities,” said Greg Gill, President and CEO of SRO America. “As always, the safety of the race fans, teams, drivers, partners, workers and officials is our top priority. We encourage everyone to follow the published guidelines on active protection methods to avoid contracting or spreading the virus.”
A revised schedule will be issued later today.