Another Victory for Firestone
At the Santa Monica race, Los Angeles, on August 9, Earl Cooper, in a Stutz, won, with Barney Oldfield in a Mercer second. Both cars were equipped with Firestone tires; time over 73 1/3 miles per hour.
In addition to this, Firestone won first and second place at the 500 mile International Sweepstakes, Indianapolis, May 30. On July 4 Firestone took first, second and third honors in the great Panama-Pacific road race, and July 5 and 7 at the Montamara festo races, Tacoma, Firestone tires were on the winning cars in all three races, including 100, 200 and 250 mile events.