Three time Indianapolis 500 winner Helio Castroneves who drives the No.3 Pennzoil Chevrolet for Team Penske says that the Indianapolis Motor Speedway us the Disneyland of racing.

The Brazilian who is hoping to equal IndyCar legend AJ Foyt’s four Indianapolis 500 wins.

Speaking to, Castroneves said:

Aw man, this place, I would call it the Disneyland of racing. “It’s the perfect place for us.”

Team Penske driver coach and Helio Castroneves’ spotter Rick Mears said:

It’s pretty obvious you can see he lights up for this place. “Each year, he gets the car a little brighter because he knows my eyes are going the other way.”

The Indianapolis Grand Prix takes place from May 9-11 while the 103rd running of the Indianapolis 500 presented by Gainbridge takes place on May 26.

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