Team Penske’s Helio Castroneves in the No.3 REV Chevrolet secured the second P1 Award at Phoenix International Raceway of his career in the Verizon IndyCar Series for on Friday ahead of Saturday’s Desert Diamond West Valley Phoenix Grand Prix at Phoenix International Raceway.
Castroneves’ first P1 Award at Phoenix International Raceway came in 2002. The Brazilian will be hoping that he can covert his P1 Award to victory just like he did in 2002.
Team Penske have now secured 15 out of the last 18 P1 Awards taking back to last season. This is Team Penske’s 236th Verizon IndyCar Series P1 Award on the outfit’s 50th anniversary.