Posts Tagged ‘Will Power’

Power makes it two in a row on pole in Texas

Power makes it two in a row on pole in Texas

[INDYCAR PR] Will Power earned his second consecutive Verizon P1 Award for Saturday’s Firestone 600 at Texas Motor Speedway with a two-lap average speed of 218.896 mph on the 1.455-mile, high-banked oval.

OPINION: Penalizing Power in Detroit was the wrong call

OPINION: Penalizing Power in Detroit was the wrong call

Will Power should never have been penalized in race 2 at Detroit, and if we as fans and observers of the sport are going to climb onto social media and squeal at every little thing then we need to make darned sure that we’re sending IndyCar consistent messages about the type of racing we want to see.

Power takes opening round of 2014 Chevrolet Indy Dual in Detroit

Power takes opening round of 2014 Chevrolet Indy Dual in Detroit

[INDYCAR PR] Will Power overtook race leader Ryan Briscoe on a Lap 60 restart and then held off Graham Rahal over a 10-lap sprint to win Chevrolet Indy Dual in Detroit presented by Quicken Loans Dual 1.

Power earns Verizon P1 pole award for Honda Indy Grand Prix of Alabama

Power earns Verizon P1 pole award for Honda Indy Grand Prix of Alabama

[INDYCAR PR] Will Power has quite a successful record with two wins in the past four Verizon IndyCar Series races at Barber Motorsports Park. The Team Penske driver has another shot toward stretching his championship lead in the April 27 Honda Indy Grand Prix of Alabama.

Power notches first win of 2014 at Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg

Power notches first win of 2014 at Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg

[INDYCAR PR] Will Power, driving the No. 12 Verizon Team Penske car, won the Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg today for the second time since 2010. He’s also won the past three races bridging seasons.

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.

Power leads as Honda and Chevrolet split top 10 at final day of Spring Training

Power leads as Honda and Chevrolet split top 10 at final day of Spring Training

[INDYCAR PR] For the second consecutive day, Will Power topped the time chart as Verizon IndyCar Series wrapped up a two-day Open Test at Barber Motorsports Park. Also for the second consecutive day, Honda and Chevrolet split the top 10 on the time sheet.

Power wins MAVTV 500, Dixon claims INDYCAR title at Auto Club Speedway

Power wins MAVTV 500, Dixon claims INDYCAR title at Auto Club Speedway

Scott Dixon, who entered the 19th race of the season with a 25-point advantage over title rival Helio Castroneves, secured his third series championship in the past decade in his 220th Indy car start. Will Power, who lost the championship on this racetrack last year, won his third race of the season by 1.4883 seconds over 2012 race winner Ed Carpenter, who earned his first podium finish of the season.

Power wins race 2 at Houston; Dixon takes Series points lead

Power wins race 2 at Houston; Dixon takes Series points lead

Click here to read the official INDYCAR report from race 2 at the Shell and Pennzoil Grand Prix of Houston.

MFW podcast episode 95

MFW podcast episode 95

On this week’s More Front Wing podcast, Verizon Team Penske’s Will Power joins us to give his views on the major incidents he’s been involved in recently, and we’re joined by Brian Carroccio of Auto Racing 1 who helps us break down the action from the Grand Prix of Baltimore presented by SRT.

Power calls Dixon incident “absolutely not intentional,” defends Beaux Barfield

Power calls Dixon incident “absolutely not intentional,” defends Beaux Barfield

Will Power has very clear explanations for both of the hot-button incidents in the IZOD IndyCar Series over the past couple of weeks, and he doesn’t have very kind words for the disbelievers and conspiracy theorists. He does, however, have words of support for IZOD IndyCar Series race director Beaux Barfield.

What has happened to Will Power?

What has happened to Will Power?

Will Power enters this year’s end game as a mere observer for the first time since he signed on full-time with Roger Penske before the 2010 season. Chad examines the increasing pressure on Will Power as his winless streak draws ever longer.