The Star Mazda Championship announced its 18-race schedule for 2012 this morning. Several events will be run with the IndyCar Series, presenting drivers with an opportunity to shine under the watchful eyes of IndyCar team owners and fans alike.
The tentative schedule — which will run over the course of 10 weekends — currently has two events yet to be announced; one on June 22-24 and the other in October. The preliminary schedule consists of two road courses, five street courses, and one oval.
Make the jump to see the full Star Mazda schedule for 2012.
2012 Star Mazda Championship Schedule
Date/ Event/ Track Type/ Running With
March 19-20 Barber Spring Training Road Course Star Mazda
March 24-25 Grand Prix of St. Petersburg *Street Circuit IndyCar
March 31-April 1 Barber Motorsports Park * Road Course IndyCar
May 25-26 Night Before the 500 Oval USAC
June 22-24 TBA
July 7-8 Grand Prix of Toronto *Street Circuit IndyCar
July 21-22 Grand Prix of Edmonton *Street Circuit IndyCar
August 3-5 GP3R Trois-Rivières *Street Circuit Indy Lights
September 1-2 Grand Prix of Baltimore *Street Circuit IndyCar
September 8-9 Mazda Raceway *Road Course Grand-Am
* Two Star Mazda Championship races per weekend