Helio Castroneves to Pilot Penske Truck Rental and Penske Logistics Branded IndyCars
Penske Truck Rental and Penske Logistics will be sponsoring star IndyCar driver Helio Castroneves for several races this season. Castroneves is in his 13th year withTeam Penske, and is a driver in the IZOD IndyCar Series.
Here is a listing of races that Castroneves’ No. 3 car will be adorned in the Penske yellow and blue. On April 29, he will be running a Penske Logistics car in his native Brazil; the North American races will be for Penske Truck Rental.
- April 29: Sao Paulo Indy 300; Sao Paulo, Brazil
- June 16: Milwaukee IndyFest; Milwaukee
- June 23: Iowa Corn Indy 250; Newton, Iowa
- July 8: Honda Indy Toronto; Toronto
- July 22: Edmonton Indy; Edmonton, Alberta
- August 5: Honda Indy 200 at Mid-Ohio; Lexington, Ohio
- August 26: Indy Grand Prix of Sonoma; Sonoma, Calif.
- Sept. 2: Baltimore Grand Prix; Baltimore
Select races will be nationally televised on ABC and the NBC Sports Network (formerly Versus).
Castroneves has an impressive racing resume: 26 wins, 102 top-five finishes and three Indianapolis 500 victories. In 2007, he was a contestant on ABC’s “Dancing with the Stars,” capturing the Mirror Ball trophy.
By Alen Beljin