AJ Allmendinger to drive the No. 2 IZOD Chevrolet for Team Penske in IndyCar finale at Auto Club Speedway.
A critical look back at this weekends racing.
Pagenaud is the sixth different winner in seven races this season (Hinchcliffe, Hunter-Reay, Sato, Kanaan, Conway, Pagenaud).
Helio Castroneves finishes 6th and AJ Allmendinger on 7th place position; Will Power car experienced a fuel probe issue and earned an 18th- place finish.
A.J. Foyt: "Who would have thought Franchitti last year would have come up and win the race?"
Chevrolet has won three of the first four races of the season, and has collected four poles which includes Carpenter’s Indy 500 pole-winning accomplishment.
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 morning rain in Indianapolis did not damper the enthusiasm of the drivers or there fans for the Indy 500 Pole Day activities. The final top nine shootout ended with the Indiana driver who is also the team owner!
All four rookies assigned to cars this month - Conor Daly, AJ Allmendinger, Carlos Munoz and Tristan Vautier - have completed ROP. NASCAR Sprint Cup Series champion Kurt Busch also completed ROP on Thursday, May 9.
Three-time Indy 500 winner Helio Castroneves and teammate Will Power took the day off after participating in Saturday’s first practice session.
Defending IZOD IndyCar Series champion Ryan Hunter-Reay, No, 1 DHL Andretti Autosport Chevrolet, was second quick in the final order after the six-hour session.
Welcome to Indiana-ville with Jay Alley on site to for the Indy 500 activities -- on and off the famous oval. Yesterday Ed Carpenter was fastest on Opening Day at Indianapolis Motor Speedway along with 3 rookies passing their test.
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.
Celebration of Automobiles among special Opening Day attractions.