Published on September 16th, 2014 | by Michael J Smith0
Ambrose To Race V8 Supercars For Penske
Team Penske announced that it will form a partnership with Dick Johnson Racing to field a car in the V8 Supercars series in Australia in 2015.
DJR Team Penske will field Ford Falcons with former Richard Petty Motorsports driver Marcos Ambrose behind the wheel. Ambrose will return to the series for the first time since leaving to pursue a career in NASCAR.
Ambrose is a two-time champion in the series, winning back-to-back championships in 2003 and 2004. During his NASCAR career, Ambrose earned seven victories, two Sprint Cup wins, and five Nationwide Series wins.