Part 2: Before becoming a winner in Indy Car and NASCAR competition, Penske Racing dominated the American sports car scene. In this installment, Roger Penske laid the foundation for his race team by hiring Mark Donohue. The pair won the 1969 Rolex 24 At Daytona and captured USRRC, Trans-Am and Can-Am championships, paving the way for Penske Racing's move into Indy Car and NASCAR. See more at www.alltelracing.com
Chaparral 2J @ 2005 Monterey Historics
Demonstration laps of the Chaparral 2J driven by Vic Elford during the 2005
Monterey Historics at Laguna Seca. The 2J had two fans at the rear driven
by a snowmobile engine to evacuate air from beneath the car, sucking the
car to the road. In the video you can hear the snowmobile engine over the
bass note of the Chevy V8. Phil Hill & Jim Hall are driving two of the
Penske History 3: The Road Leads to Indy
After enjoying success in various sports car series, Roger Penske's
attention turned to Indy Cars when driver Mark Donohue was invited to drive
in a race by a leading team. While Penske made Donohue decline, he
purchased an Indy Car. Donohue went on to win Rookie of the Year honors at
Indianapolis in 1969 and won the 1972 Indianapolis 500 — the first of 14
triumphs at the Brickyard for Penske Racing. See more at
1966 Can Am Stardust part 1
Highlights from the last race of the first season of Can-Am, 1966. Drivers
include: Mark Donohue, Chris Amon, John Surtees, Phil Hill, Dan Gurney,
Parnelli Jones, Jackie Stewart, Bruce McLaren and Jim Hall. Love those big
A visit at the Penske Racing Facility in Moresville NC
1960s roadracing thrills at Riverside
1960s racing thrills with Cobras and other 1960s exotic sports cars at
speed. Included: Shelby Cobras starting "three wide" at Riverside.
(Provided to OldCarsWeekly.com courtesy of the collection of Tim Lopata of
Forge Invitational Musclecar Classic).
Entrevista a Juan Pablo Montoya - Team Penske (subtitulos Español)
Más información sobre Montoya y la Indycar Series en
Primera entrevista a Juan Pablo Montoya con el equipo Penske de Indycar.
Subtitulada en Español. Entrevista realizada por Team Penske. Subtítulos
de Colombia Motor Fans.
El anuncio de Montoya para correr con Penske. Más detalles en:
PORSCHE 917 Can Am Championship Winning Race Car
First turbo charged race car from
Porsche, crushed competition of the day. Driven by George Follmer and Mark
Donohue for Penske Racing. Sold at auction in Monterey, California in 2012
for $5 million. DP Jeff Regan, Gaffer Joseph Farfone, Editor Phil Yunker
Nissan R91CP Rollover
Nissan YHP R91CP is one of Group C class race car which was a category of
motorsport, introduced by the FIA in 1982. Group C was used in the World
Endurance Championship and other sports car racing series around the globe
and the final year for the class came in 1993.
Can-Am Cars 2008-Monterey Historics
1966-74 Can-Am cars racing at the Monterey Historic Automobile Races. Lots
of action at the Corkscrew. Bobby Rahal goes from last to first in the
Steed Lola T310. "Unbelievable".
Chaparral Fan Car
A short sequence of the Chaparral Fan Car beign run for a test lap at
Laguna Seca in 2005.
1960 Chaparral Mark 1 - Jim Hall's First
2010 Limerock Park CT 25th Annual Vintage Race Car Festival 4 days with 320
entries including Jim Hall's first build Chaparral Mark 1 with an Aluminum
body, still has original paint & the original 318 ci small block Chevy
(today with a Holley).