Scott Dixon became the latest driver to deny Roger Penske an IndyCar championship, wrapping up his third title Saturday night in a race of attrition at Auto Club Speedway.
Helio Castroneves said that he was “very shocked” to learn his race-winning car at Texas had failed post-race inspection.
IndyCar has fined Team Penske $35,000 and docked it 15 entrant points because the underwing on Helio Castroneves’ race-winning car at Texas didn’t meet specifications.
Helio Castroneves’ fourth IndyCar victory at Texas was much different than his other ones.
One of the biggest names racing Saturday at the Texas Motor Speedway will be IndyCar driver Helio Castroneves.
Indy racers Helio Castroneves and Ed Carpenter joined New School to preview the big race weekend at Texas Motor Speedway including the Firestone 500k on Saturday night.
IndyCar officially scheduled a race in Houston for October 2013, a step toward expanding the circuit’s reach in the United States.
Several IndyCar drivers dismissed any notion of boycotting the Texas Motor Speedway, and said the entire issue has been blown out of proportion.