Heavy rains and stormy weather are plaguing St. Petersburg right now.
A severe rainstorm has delayed Verizon IndyCar Series qualifications for the Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg. According to track officials, IndyCar qualifications have been pushed back to 5 p.m. today, weather permitting.
Should qualifications not be held, the starting line-up for Sunday’s season opener will be based on the final 2013 owner point standings.
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