Tag: Team Penske

Mecum’s May Connection to Karam and Pagenaud

Today, Tuesday May 16th, marks the first day of car auctions at the Indiana State Fairgrounds with Mecum! If you’re in the area, make sure you head over and check it out this week. Even if you’re not in the market to purchase one of the vehicles, you can treat it like an auto show

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Full Throttle Recap: IndyCar Grand Prix at Indianapolis Motor Speedway

The fourth running of the IndyCar Grand Prix was the first one free of cautions in it’s history, dating back to 2014. It was also the first caution-free Verizon IndyCar Series race since the Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach in 2016. Unfortunately, that created a parading effect on the event, with only a handful

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Ten Drivers Break Track Record, Power Earns 47th Pole

This year’s IndyCar Grand Prix at Indianapolis Motor Speedway changed from a 3-day event as it’s been for the past 3 seasons, to a 2-day event. At the end of day 1, we saw Power dominating the field across every on-track session. The driver of the No. 12 Verizon Team Penske Chevy is no stranger

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Push to Pass [S3E12] – A Sleepy Night in Phoenix and The Mayor Himself

Three Americans, a Brit, and a Canadian walk into a podcast… stop me if you’ve heard this one before. No? Yeah, I didn’t think so. The Mayor of Hinchtown, James Hinchcliffe, joins us to chat about the Verizon IndyCar Series season so far, including his win on the Streets of Long Beach. This week’s 4-part

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Full Throttle Recap: Desert Diamond West Valley Phoenix Grand Prix

The first night race of the Verizon IndyCar Series season started out with a domino effect crash. Mikhail Aleshin was the catalyst, losing grip down low on the track on lap 1, spinning and collecting Sebastien Bourdais and Max Chilton on his way to the outside wall. Marco Andretti’s night was consequently ended when he

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Castroneves Shatters Record with 49th Pole, Shares Legend Status with Kanaan

Helio Castroneves continues to break records and climb the all-time career lists, in this, his 20th year of Indy car racing. He tied the great Bobby Unser for 49 career pole positions tonight when he won the Verizon P1 Award at Phoenix International Raceway for the second year in a row. It’s also his second

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Newgarden Leads Phoenix Practice Fresh Off Barber Victory

All four of Team Penske’s Chevy-powered beasts placed in the Top 5 at the sole Desert Diamond West Valley Phoenix Grand Prix practice, this evening at Phoenix Raceway. Josef Newgarden (No. 2 Verizon Chevy) topped his teammates and the field overall when he clocked a 192.108 lap in the last quarter of the session. Newgarden

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Push to Pass [S3E11] – From Barber to Phoenix

A look back at the Honda Indy Grand Prix of Alabama leads us right into previewing the Desert Diamond West Valley Phoenix Grand Prix for the Verizon IndyCar Series. http://dts.podtrac.com/redirect.mp3/www.slipstreamnetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/04/P2P-S3E11-From-Barber-to-Phoenix.mp3 Subscribe: iTunes | Google Play | Pocket Casts | Stitcher | RSS Download: Push to Pass Podcast Season 3 Ep. 11  In this Episode: Live Full

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Fourth IndyCar Win for Newgarden Marks First with Team Penske

Barber Motorsports Park is a pretty special place. From the rolling landscape of green hills, tall trees, colorful flowers, eclectic art sculptures, and of course avid racing fans… there’s nothing but awesome for as far as you can see. The vantage points are too many to list. People are sprawled out all along the perimeter of

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