News Sections
Allstate 400 No Longer, Now Just Brickyard 400
Updated May 4, 2013 11:58 PM | Filed under: Network Indiana
 Print    Archive    RSS

(INDIANAPOLIS, IN) - Sunday's running of the Allstate 400 at the Brickyard was the final one with Allstate as a title sponsor.

The Illinois-based insurance company announced Monday that it will not renew its sponsorship of the race.

Sunday's race, which was won by Jimmie Johnson, was the fifth one sponsored by Allstate.

Indianapolis Motor Speedway spokesman Ron Green says they have been aware of Allstate's decision for several months and that while track officials are disappointed, they understand the decision in light of current economic conditions.

Green says that the speedway is not actively seeking a new title sponsor to replace Allstate and that the race will probably revert back to its original name, "the brickyard 400."

« Previous Article
Next Article »

 Print    Archive    RSS

Have a question or comment about a news story? Send it to

Advertise with 1340 AM WBIW
Find more about Weather in Bedford, IN
Advertise with 1340 AM WBIW

1340 AM WBIW, Bedford's Place To Talk. Serving Lawrence and surrounding counties since 1948!

© 2018 Ad-Venture Media, Inc. All Rights Reserved. and Listen Live Powered by HPC

Advertise  |  Careers  |  Contests  |  About  |  Feedback  |  Public File