After competing in NASCAR's premier series for six years, winning four races with Mark Donohue and Bobby Allison, Penske Racing sold its Mercuries to young Bill Elliott and concentrated on racing Indy Cars for the next 15 years. Find out more at www.alltelracing.com
A visit at the Penske Racing Facility in Moresville NC
1968 Penske Camaro Race Car
This 1968 Penske Camaro
Race Car was driven Mark Donohue. Mark was the first driver engineer to get
into custom suspension and handling in extreme sport racing. Winning the
Indianapolis 500 in 1972. Together Mark and Penske took racing to the next
V8 Turbo Penske PC-19 1990 CART Indycar Ex Emerson Fittipaldi Loud!!
Awsome sound of the Penske PC-19.
Chassis 009 was Emerson Fittipaldi's spare 1990 CART series car then Paul
Tracy raced chassis 009 at three events in 1991.
V8 single turbo running on Methanol.
This is a demo run at Prescott Hillclimb 2012 Driver is Gary Ward.
Please see my other videos of great sounding cars.
Roger Penske's Racing History - Part 2
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
Love for Classic Cars Powers Penske Racing
While Penske Racing Works on state of the art cars in NASCAR, the IndyCar
Series and sports car racing, its drivers and employees While Penske Racing
Works on state of the art cars in NASCAR, the IndyCar Series and sports car
racing, its drivers and employees also share a love of classic automobiles.
Find out more at www.alltelracing.com
Penske History 4: An Indianapolis Legend
While Mark Donohue returned to run only one more Indianapolis 500 after his
victory in the 1972 classic, car owner Roger Penske was hooked. He went on
to build the greatest legacy in the history of the Memorial Day weekend
race. Following in Donohue's footsteps were Tom Sneva, Rick Mears, Al and
Bobby Unser and Danny Sullivan. Penske Racing enjoyed the greatest showing
by a team in the 1988 classic, when the team put three of its drivers on
the front row, and then scored a 1-2-3 sweep in the race after leading 192
of the 200 laps. See more at www.alltelracing.com
Penske History 5: The Road to NASCAR
While Penske Racing is currently one of the leading NASCAR NEXTEL Cup
Series operations with drivers Ryan Newman and Kurt Busch, team owner Roger
Penske has a long heritage in NASCAR. Penske won in his only NASCAR race as
a driver, in 1963, and he also won NEXTEL Cup Series races with drivers
Mark Donohue and Bobby Allison. After leaving stock cars in 1977, Penske
Racing returned for two races in 1980, with Rusty Wallace finishing second
in his first NASCAR race. That set the foundation for Penske South and
Wallace joining NASCAR in 1991.
Trans Am racing 1970
Recently restored footage of a film called Trans Am Countdown made in 1970
showcasing the Javelin AMC race team with Mark Donohue and Rodger Pensky
Look at the clarity and color of this film even with major compression on
the web this looks fantastic like it was shot yesterday this come from the
original NEG and he complete film is available at www.carfilms.com on DVD
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