Will The 2018 Daytona Speedweeks Be Gibbs, Hendrick, Penske Dominated?

The start to the 2018 Daytona Speedweeks began last weekend with the 40th annual Advance Auto Parts Clash at Daytona (3 p.m. ET/FS1/MRN/SiriusXM NASCAR Radio). The race was won by Brad Keselowski while his Team Penske teammate of Joey Logano came home second. But, when you sit back and look at the upcoming few weekends, we always take stock in who the winners are in the Cup races during Speedweeks as a whole. If the past holds true though, it could be another big Speedweeks out of the Joe Gibbs…

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Strong IndyCar Test For Majority Of The Teams at Sonoma On Monday

INDIANAPOLIS – 13 drivers took to the road course in Sonoma for the first of a big week of testing for the Verizon IndyCar Series. Following Monday’s test at the Northern California track, those teams and the others that weren’t taking a part in the test will meet in Phoenix for a three-day test on the 1.022-mile oval. But, as far as Monday’s test at Sonoma and how it went, it sounded like it went very smoothly for all 13 teams. Times were unofficial, but from what it sounds like, all…

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Team Penske/Pirtek Team Up For NASCAR XFINITY Series Sponsorship

Team Penske announced a new multi-year partnership today with PIRTEK, the industry leader in fluid transfer solution sales and service in the United States. PIRTEK will be an associate partner throughout the 2018 NASCAR XFINITY Series (NXS) season and will serve as the primary sponsor for the team’s No. 22 Ford Mustang in the NXS race at Daytona International Speedway on Friday, July 6. PIRTEK also enjoys a productive partnership with Team Penske through the DJR Team Penske Virgin Australia Supercars Championship program, as the company continues as an associate…

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5 Storylines For Team Penske For 2018 Cup Season

Despite having a “down year” as far as Penske standards, for the second straight year, they still had a car vying for the championship at the Homestead-Miami Speedway. Now, can they improve on those down numbers for 2017? If you’re buying into what Brad Keselowski is saying, it’s going to be hard to be honest. Here are the five storylines for Team Penske for the 2018 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series season and why.

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Horizon Global Corporation Joins Team Penske With Sponsorship Deal With Keselowski/Pagenaud

Horizon Global Corporation has joined Team Penske with a new multi-year partnership beginning in 2018. Horizon Global towing and trailering brands REESE and Draw-Tite® will serve as primary sponsors for the No. 2 Ford Fusion driven by Brad Keselowski in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series (MENCS) races this season at Martinsville Speedway in March and Richmond Raceway in September.  The No. 2 Ford will also carry the REESE branding as an associate sponsor throughout the 2018 MENCS season. Horizon Global will also serve as a full-season associate sponsor on the No.…

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Newgarden Says Driving The No. 1 Adds Bit More Pressure, But With Penske There’s Always Pressure

INDIANAPOLIS – We always knew that one day Josef Newgarden would be a Verizon IndyCar Series champion. What we didn’t know, was when? We finally found out last September of the “when” factor as the talented American driver was crowned the season champion at Sonoma. Newgarden, 27, was in just his sixth full time season in the series, but his first with Team Penske. His first five years were with Sarah Fisher and/or Ed Carpenter Racing. He had three wins in 83 career starts with SFHR and ECR. In just 17…

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Dex To Sponsor Blaney For 3 Cup Races In 2018

Team Penske has announced a new partnership with Florida-based DEX Imaging, the nation’s largest independent dealer of document imaging equipment. DEX Imaging will be featured as a primary sponsor for three 2018 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series (MENCS) races this season on Team Penske’s No. 12 Ford Fusion driven by Ryan Blaney, including events at Atlanta Motor Speedway in February, Richmond Raceway in April and Kentucky Speedway in July. The Florida-based company will also serve as a full-season associate sponsor on the No. 12 MENCS Ford Fusion in 2018. In…

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