Fleetmatics to sponsor Firestone Grand Prix

March 10, 2016
Fleetmatics announced that it is an official sponsor of the 2016 Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg.
Fleetmatics announced that it is an official sponsor of the 2016 Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg, which runs March 11-13 through the streets of downtown St. Petersburg, FL.Fleetmatics Reveal will be deployed on 25 construction fleet vehicles used to build and dismantle the street course. The software monitors fleet locations and driving behavior, and tracks vehicle speed, mileage and fuel usage. The data collected during the construction will be used by owners of the annual event to assist in future builds for races throughout the country."As with any business, we are always looking for ways to improve processes and the way we do things," said Kim Green, owner, chairman and CEO of Green Savoree Racing Promotions, organizers of the Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg. "Working with a partner like Fleetmatics will certainly help with that. We look forward to leveraging their intuitive mobile solutions and applying that intelligence to our track build in St. Petersburg and track construction throughout the year."Fleetmatics provides mobile workforce solutions for service-based businesses of all sizes delivered as software-as-a-service (SaaS). “We’re excited to sponsor the Firestone Grand Prix and see it as an ideal opportunity to demonstrate how our fleet management solution can provide important vehicle data during the complex track construction,” said Kathleen Finato, Fleetmatics’ chief marketing officer. “Customers around the world have experienced the benefits of Fleetmatics’ solutions and we’re proud to bring the same high-quality experience and value to the Grand Prix race track.”

Voice your opinion!

To join the conversation, and become an exclusive member of FleetOwner, create an account today!

Sponsored Recommendations

Leveraging telematics to get the most from insurance

Fleet owners are quickly adopting telematics as part of their risk mitigation strategy. Here’s why.

Reliable EV Charging Solution for Last-Mile Delivery Fleets

Selecting the right EV charging infrastructure and the right partner to best solve your needs are critical. Learn which solution PepsiCo is choosing to power their fleet and help...

Overcoming Common Roadblocks Associated with Fleet Electrification at Scale

Fleets in the United States, are increasingly transitioning from internal combustion engine vehicles to electric vehicles. While this shift presents challenges, there are strategies...

Report: The 2024 State of Heavy-Duty Repair

From capitalizing on the latest revenue trends to implementing strategic financial planning—this report serves as a roadmap for navigating the challenges and opportunities of ...