Helio Castroneves has been placed on probation after a tweet was posted from his account following Long Beach that slammed the series.
The Leaders Circle program was established in 2002 to provide incentives to teams that participate full time in the IndyCar Series.
Team Penske's newest driver sampled his Chevrolet-powered Indy car for the first time on Nov. 25 during the first day of a two-day test at Sebring International Raceway.
The battle for the Drivers' Championship is on the line this weekend in the INDYCAR season finale.
It's the eighth consecutive year that the series champion will be decided in the season finale.
Helio Castroneves started on pole Sunday after qualifying was cancelled due to rain and the starting field was set by series entrant points
"The chicane changed the track a bit but the circuit overall is pretty good once they are able to work on the trouble spots”
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Will Power: "I really had no idea that (Scott) Dixon was there."
Ganassi Racing's Scott Dixon won the Verizon P1 Award, and now is tied with Gordon Johncock for 14th on the all-time pole-winning list.
Helio Castroneves continued his chase for the IZOD IndyCar Series championship by qualifying in the seventh position.
Castroneves: "Baltimore is a different kind of place. It's a bumpy track, for sure, and it takes a lot out of you."
Power was followed closely by fellow Team Chevy drivers Tony Kanaan and Sebastien Bourdais.
Castroneves enters Sunday’s race 31 points ahead of Scott Dixon, who will start second.
Helio Castroneves suffers minor injuries after crashing his Brazilian stock car this weekend.
Helio Castroneves continues to lead IZOD IndyCar series points.
Will Power fourth-place finish marked his fourth top-five result of the season and it represented his best finish on a road course in 2013.
Power recorded a lap of 1:05.5359 in the No. 12 Verizon Team Penske Dallara/Chevrolet around the 13-turn, 2.258-mile road course.
Helio Castroneves, who has finished in the top 10 the past nine races, enjoys a 29-point advantage over Scott Dixon heading into the Honda Indy 200 at Mid-Ohio this weekend.
Helio Castroneves continues to lead the IZOD IndyCar Series standings, Will Power has led laps in 10 of the 13 races this season, which is tops among all drivers in the series.
The reigning IZOD IndyCar Series champion set the fastest lap in the IZOD IndyCar Series open test at the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course in Lexington, Ohio.