Carb Day was busy with the final Indy 500 practice with Simon Pagenaud setting fastest lap. The pit stop contest was won again by Helio Castroneves and Team Penske.
Thousands of fans watched as the pit crew of Helio Castroneves won the annual Pit Stop Challenge on pit lane at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway May 24.
Castroneves, Power and Allmendinger will attempt to win Team Penske's 16th Indy 500 when the race begins shortly after noon ET on May 26.
“The little team that could” beats super squads in Indy 500 qualifying Saturday in dramatic fashion
5th for AJ Allmendinger, 6th for Will Power and 8th for Helio Castroneves
Three-time Indy 500 winner Helio Castroneves and teammate Will Power took the day off after participating in Saturday’s first practice session.
In his first official practice day, Allmendinger paced the three Team Penske entries with a fast lap of 218.967 mph.
Practice will continue Sunday, May 12, 2013, from noon to 6:00 p.m. EDT.
AJ Allmendinger will contest the IndyCar Detroit event in the Penske Racing No. 2 Quicken Loans Chevrolet.
Brazilian dance moves on the streets in Sao Paulo made for an interesting samba.
Helio Castroneves, São Paulo native, will start 18th and the three-time Sao Paulo race winner Will Power will start in an unfamiliar 22nd position in Sunday’s race.
The IZOD IndyCar Series needs fewer Mods on scooters and a few more Rockers on motorcycles
Helio Castroneves will enjoy his trip back to his homeland as the IndyCar racer hopes to give the Brazilian fans good reason to celebrate.
Castroneves recorded his third consecutive top-10 finish of the young three-race season.
The three-time Indianapolis 500 winner Helio Castroneves has now qualified eighth or better in his last four races at Long Beach.
A two-time winner at Barber, Will Power has now earned top-five finishes in all four races at the venue, teammate A.J. Allmendinger earned back two spots to finish 19th at the checkered flag.
The victory was the first by a No. 1 car since Sebastien Bourdais at Mexico City in 2007.
Helio Castroneves three-time Indianapolis 500 winner posted a best lap as IZOD IndyCar Series teams began preparations at Barber Motorsports Park