IndyCar returning to Milwaukee in 2013
Even before all the fans had made their way to the seats for
Saturday’s rain-delayed IndyCar race at the Milwaukee Mile, race
promoter Michael Andretti had an announcement to make about the
Speaking on the track’s public address system, Andretti told the
crowd that IndyCar would be back to Milwaukee in 2013.
Andretti Sports Marketing announced that next year’s race would
be held June 14-15 next year, with tickets going on sale
The announcement provides some stability for the historic but
financially troubled Milwaukee track. After not holding any major
racing events in 2010, Milwaukee hosted an IndyCar race in 2011 but
drew a lackluster crowd. Milwaukee originally was left off the 2012
IndyCar schedule but was brought back after Andretti agreed to take
over as promoter.