Posts Tagged ‘Helio Castroneves’

IndyCar did the right thing with Castroneves probation and still can’t win

IndyCar did the right thing with Castroneves probation and still can’t win

It seems IndyCar simply cannot win. Putting Helio Castroneves on probation for his post-Long Beach tweet was completely in line with the rulebook, and yet critics are finding excuses to tear IndyCar down for it. Here’s an objective take.

Hot quotes from the Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg

Hot quotes from the Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg

A number of Verizon IndyCar Series drivers had strong opinions and interesting insight following the Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg. Here’s a selection of their comments.

Dixon vs Castroneves: Who will win the 2013 IndyCar title?

Dixon vs Castroneves: Who will win the 2013 IndyCar title?

It’s down to the wire and the title is on the line. Who will win it all? Here, the More Front Wing crew makes our predictions for who will be crowned the 2013 IZOD IndyCar Series champion.

Points leader Castroneves unhurt after crash in Brazilian stock car race

Points leader Castroneves unhurt after crash in Brazilian stock car race

IZOD IndyCar Series points leader Helio Castroneves was involved in a crash in a Stock Car Brasil race on the streets of Ribeirão Preto in the Brazilian state of São Paulo.

MFW podcast episode 86

MFW podcast episode 86

Paul and John put the final touches on the Firestone 550 at Texas Motor Speedway and preview the upcoming Milwaukee IndyFest.

Texas 2013: John’s race day thoughts

Texas 2013: John’s race day thoughts

MFW correspondent John offers his thoughts and observations from being on the ground on race day at Texas Motor Speedway, including a chance encounter with eventual race winner Helio Castroneves.

MFW podcast episode 79

MFW podcast episode 79

Helio Castroneves joins us on this week’s More Front Wing podcast as we look back on the Honda Indy Grand Prix of Alabama weekend at Barber Motorsports Park.

Castroneves: Strong start, but it could be better

Castroneves: Strong start, but it could be better

Current IZOD IndyCar Series points leader Helio Castroneves knows he’s off to a strong start again, but it could have been even better.

Addition by subtraction for The Captain

Addition by subtraction for The Captain

More Front Wing’s newest contributor, Chad Smith, takes a closer look at Roger Penske’s motivations for (potentially) dropping his third entry in 2013.

Castroneves to drive Hitachi Team Penske IndyCar at nine races in 2013

Castroneves to drive Hitachi Team Penske IndyCar at nine races in 2013

[Penske PR] Hitachi will serve as the primary sponsor for nine races – including two doubleheader race weekends – on the No. 3 Team Penske Dallara/Chevrolet driven by three-time Indianapolis 500 winner Helio Castroneves in the 2013 IZOD IndyCar Series.

MFW podcast episode 74

MFW podcast episode 74

Helio Castroneves, Takuma Sato, Simon Pagenaud, and James Hinchcliffe are just some of the interviews featured on this week’s More Front Wing podcast.

Right-foot brakers adapt in DW12 — except Franchitti

Right-foot brakers adapt in DW12 — except Franchitti

[INDYCAR PR] The native setup in the DW12 is for left-foot braking. Some drivers, like Helio Castroneves and Tony Kanaan, are learning to adapt. But Dario Franchitti requested — and received — a right-foot brake retrofit.