Castroneves Crashes On Lap 145 Restart While Running 4th

INDIANAPOLIS – First it was Danica Patrick, then it was Helio Castroneves. Neither driver had ever found the SAFER barriers during the Indianapolis 500. Really, other than a bizarre practice crash a few years ago, Castroneves had never wrecked at Indy in general. But, after 145 laps, both had found the wall on the 2.5-mile Indianapolis Motor Speedway. 

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Menards To Stay with Simon Pagenaud, Penske For 2017

SONOMA, Calif – Earlier this spring, Team Penske announced a deal that Menards would join the team for three races in the upcoming 2016 Verizon IndyCar Series season. That though, was a bit of a shocker to John Menard who thought he just had a deal for just the Angie’s List Grand Prix of Indianapolis as well as the 100th Running of the Indianapolis 500. But, Roger Penske surprised him right before the press conference that day and told him he could have his colors on Simon Pagenaud’s ride at…

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Roger Penske Confirmed as Pace Car Driver for 100th Running of the Indianapolis 500

INDIANAPOLIS – We should have seen this announcement coming. When the rumors started circulating around who would drive the pace car for the 100th Running of the Indianapolis 500, we shouldn’t have overlooked Roger Penske. The all-time winningest car owner in the history of the Indy 500, being in the 50th year of Team Penske heading into the 100th Running of the race, equals the honor of being named as the pace car driver on Monday. Penske has won a record setting 16 Indy 500’s with 11 different drivers as…

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