NASCAR has penalized the Penske Racing teams of Brad Keselowski and Joey Logano, after infractions found before the NRA 500 at Texas Motor Speedway.
Penske Racing owner Roger Penske offered Tony Stewart the chance to drive for him in the 2013 Indianapolis 500, if he desired. After making the offer at the 2012 Sprint Cup Series award banquet, Penske said: If he wants to do the double, I’d put him in it. We’ve talked about it before. I guess [...]
AJ Allmendinger has successfully completed NASCAR’s Road To Recovery substance abuse rehabilitation program, and has been reinstated for NASCAR competition.
Roger Penske says that he would consider re-hiring AJ Allmendinger, assuming the driver completes NASCAR’s “Road to Recovery” program.
Roger Penske hopes to name a driver for the No. 22 before the Chase starts. Logano, Newman, Vickers, and Hornish are said to be candidates.
Penske Racing owner Roger Penske is still seeking sponsorship for Sam Hornish Jr for 2011, according to SceneDaily.com. The team is said to be seeking Nationwide Series sponsorship more than Sprint Cup Series sponsorship for the former open-wheel driver. The team plans to have two cars next season in the Sprint Cup Series, the No. [...]
Roger Penske, owner of Penske Racing, indicated that Sam Hornish Jr will return to Penske’s three-car Sprint Cup team in 2011, according to SceneDaily. With Mobil 1 leaving at the end of the season, thanks to a deal with Shell Pennzoil, Penske would need to find a sponsor to re-sign Hornish.
Penske Championship Racing announced that Steve Addington will serve as crew chief for the No. 2 Miller Lite Dodge and driver Kurt Busch next season. Addington comes to PCR from Joe Gibbs Racing, where he served as crew chief for Kurt’s younger brother, Kyle Busch, and the No. 18 Toyota.
Before Roger Penske purchased the Saturn brand from General Motors, most people would have never associated Saturn with NASCAR. But now that Penske owns the brand, a move to NASCAR could be coming.
ESPN is reporting that Roger Penske, owner of Penske Championship Racing, denied reports that the team would field a fourth car, the No. 22 for Justin Allgaier. He also said that the team will not move to field Saturns, as he purchased the brand last week.