Sponsors - Team
Minneapolis-based Target Corporation (NYSE:TGT) serves guests at 1,699 stores in 48 states nationwide and at Target.com. Target is committed to providing a fun and convenient shopping experience with access to unique and highly differentiated products at affordable prices. Since 1946, the corporation has given 5 percent of its income through community grants and programs like Take Charge of Education. Today, that giving equals more than $3 million a week. In 1990, Team owner Chip Ganassi and Target began their partnership with the creation of a one-car IndyCar team. Since then, Target Chip Ganassi Racing (TCGR) has collected six championship titles, 64 wins, including two Indianapolis 500 victories.
Honda Performance Development (HPD), a subsidiary of American Honda Motor Co., Inc., is the technical operations center for Honda's high-performance racing engines. HPD also coordinates Honda's participation in the IndyCar Series Racing.
Firestone Firehawk™ racing radials are the Official Tire of the IndyCar Series, the Firestone Indy Lights Series and the Indianapolis 500 Mile Race. Firestone’s involvement in auto racing has been an important part of the company’s heritage for nearly 100 years, and lessons learned at the track translate into innovations in safety and technology that are applied to the design and manufacture of Firestone brand street tires.