VICS: Castroneves and Montoya Suffer Tire Issues, Costing Chance of Victory

Team Penske seemed to have the quickest cars and a chance at victory in hand, but a pair of tire issues would hinder the performance. Helio Castroneves, driver of the No. 3 Rev Group Penske Chevrolet, started the race on the pole, leading from the start of the race and led until Lap 41 when he had a right front tire go flat, forcing him to pit road for a change.  Castroneves...
Via On Pit Road
April 05, 2016  |  Discuss

VICS: Helio Castroneves Continues to Show Speed

Helio Castroneves was quick on a regular basis last season, posting multiple top-fives over the course of the 16 races. The speed has certainly carried over to this season if you use the test at Phoenix International Raceway as an indicator as Castroneves topped the charts with the quickest speed of the entire weekend. RELATED: Helio Castroneves Posts Quickest Time of Phoenix Test...
Via On Pit Road
March 07, 2016  |  Discuss

VICS: Helio Castroneves Looks to Bounce Back After Fontana Crash

On the oval tracks this season, Team Penske has proven to be one of the top tier organizations and that was shown at Auto Club Speedway in the laps led by their drivers. Helio Castroneves was able to lead 43 laps and looked to have a car capable of winning the event. However, a wreck at lap 136 would result in the Brazilian crossing the finish line in the 23rd spot. Castroneves was...
Via On Pit Road
July 09, 2015  |  Discuss

WATCH: Helio Castroneves walks away from awful crash

By Mike Cole Helio Castroneves got real lucky Wednesday. Castroneves was involved in one of the scariest racing accidents we’ve seen in a long time while practicing for the Indianapolis 500. Somehow, Castroneves was able to walk away from the wreck relatively unscathed despite his car flying and flipping through the air. There’s video of the scary incident, including a couple...
May 13, 2015  |  Discuss

VICS: Castroneves tops times; closer to track mark

Helio Castroneves, who has earned the Verizon P1 Award the past two Verizon IndyCar Series races, recorded the quickest lap time in the 45-minute practice session preceding the three rounds of knockout qualifications for the Angie’s List Grand Prix of Indianapolis. Castroneves, driving the No. 3 Verizon Team Penske Chevrolet, slipped to the top of the time chart on his final lap...
Via On Pit Road
May 08, 2015  |  Discuss

VICS: Helio Castroneves Finds Himself In Familiar Situation Once Again

FONTANA, Calif. — As the Verizon IndyCar Series heads into the season finale, Helio Castroneves find himself in a familiar situation – within reach but yet so far from his first ever championship. Castroneves enters the season finale, 51 points behind teammate Will Power. Three of the past four seasons, this is a situation that Castroneves has been involved in – but yet has...
Via Rubbings Racing
August 29, 2014  |  Discuss

VICS: Castroneves Slips in the Championship Point Race

SONOMA, Calif. – So many times it is someone else’s misfortune that takes a toll on you. Sunday, in the GoPro Grand Prix of Sonoma, Helio Castroneves felt that misfortune on lap one in turn 2. The Team Penske driver maintained his second place standing for the championship title that will be determined next weekend, but his title hopes took a hit. Castroneves, who was running in...
Via Rubbings Racing
August 24, 2014  |  Discuss

IndyCar News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

By clicking "Sign Me Up", you have read and agreed to the Fox Sports Digital Privacy Policy and Terms of Use. You can opt out at any time. For more information, please see our Privacy Policy.
Get it now!
Ios_download En_app_rgb_wo_45

WATCH: Why Tony Romo's return is the best thing for Dak Prescott's career

Fantasy players we already regret drafting

Projecting the 2016-17 All-NBA teams

WWE 2K17 review: Cutting weight

QUIZ: Name the NHL franchises that have never won the Stanley Cup

TailGreater: Every sport is going right now, including MACtion

Three reasons why the Toronto Blue Jays could make (or miss) the World Series

QUIZ: Name the last MVP from every MLB team

Ten biggest storylines heading into the 2016-2017 NHL season

Everybody, everybody: The world of Homestar Runner, 20 years later

Today's Best Stuff
For Publishers
Company Info
Follow Yardbarker