Team Penske have announced that three time Indianapolis 500 winner Helio Castroneves who was due to race the entire month of May with the team will now just compete in the 104th running if the Indianapolis 500 presented by Gainbridge on May 24.

The original plan was to have Helio Castroneves in the No.3 Chevrolet for both the GMR Grand Prix of Indianapolis and the Indianapolis 500 however with Scott McLaughlin currently testing at the Circuit of the Americas in Austin Texas this is no longer the case.

Team Penske announced recently that McLaughlin will race at the GMR Grand Prix of Indianapolis alongside Simon Pagenaud, defending champion Josef Newgarden and Will Power.

Castroneves will get an opportunity to test the aeroscreencin the build up to the Indianapolis 500 on the speedway’s oval track when testing for the month of May gets underway.

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