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Season schedule & Latest race results

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Hitachi Automotive Systems has been a sponsor for Team Penske in the IndyCar Series since 2012. Hitachi Automotive Systems is a primary sponsor for 8 out of the 17 races in the 2018 season, with new driver Josef Newgarden racing to the goal with the Hitachi logo.

TEAM PENSKE

Team Penske is a famous auto racing team established in 1965 by Roger Penske, the most successful team owner in American road racing.
In 2017 series, all the four Team Penske drivers dominated within Top 5, and Team Penske won 2017 series Team Championship, which achieved great success for the team itself.

Josef Newgarden, Hitachi contract driver

Born in Tennessee USA, in 1990, Josef Newgarden has steadily increased his capabilities since first competing in the full season of the IndyCar Series in 2012, having finished 7th in the Series Championship in 2015, and 4th in 2016. After moving to Team Penske for the 2017 Series, he stood on the podium nine times out of 17 races, and with four victories included, won the Series Championship.

Bio of Josef Newgarden (external link)

Josef Newgarden

INDYCAR SERIES

The IndyCar Series was launched in 1996 as a single-seat, open-wheel racing championship. With the legendary Indy 500 at its pinnacle, it is made up of a series of races centering on oval courses as well as road courses and street circuits.
It is North America’s major open-wheel competition, with a total of 17 races scheduled for 2018.

Season schedule & Latest race results

Date Time
(EST)
Track Location Rank
():Qualification Rank
Josef
Newgarden
(Hitachi
Contract
Driver)
Will Power Simon
Pagenaud
Car No. 1 12 22
Date Time
(EST)
Track Location Rank
():Qualification Rank
Josef
Newgarden
(Hitachi
Contract
Driver)
Will Power Simon
Pagenaud
Car No. 1 12 22
Mar. 11, 2018 12:30

Firestone Grand Prix Of
St. Petersburg

St. Petersburg, FL 7(13) 10(2) 13(11)
Apr. 07, 2018 21:00

Phoenix Grand Prix

Avondale, AZ 1(7) 22(3) 10(2)
Apr. 15, 2018 16:00

Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach

Long Beach, CA 7(6) 2(2) 24(3)
Apr. 22, 2018 15:00

Honda Indy Grand Prix of Alabama

Birmingham, AL 1(1) 21(2) 9(9)
May. 12, 2018 15:30

INDYCAR Grand Prix

Indianapolis, IN 11(6) 1(1) 8(7)
May. 27, 2018 12:00

102nd Running of the Indianapolis 500

Indianapolis, IN 8(4) 1(3) 6(2)
Jun. 02, 2018 15:30

Chevrolet Dual in
Detroit - Dual 1

Detroit, MI 9(14) 7(6) 17(13)
Jun. 03, 2018 15:30

Chevrolet Dual in
Detroit - Dual 2

Detroit, MI 15(19) 2(3) 10(8)
Jun. 9, 2018 20:00

Texas Indy 600

Fort Worth, TX 13(1) 18(3) 2(2)
Jun. 24, 2018 12:30

KOHLER Grand Prix

Elkhart Lake, WI 1(1) 23(2) 7(14)
Jul. 8, 2018 14:00

Iowa Corn 300

Newton, IA 4(2) 6(1) 8(4)
Jul. 15, 2018 15:00

Honda Indy Toronto

Toronto, Ontario 9(1) 18(4) 2(3)
Jul. 29, 2018 15:00

Honda Indy 200 at Mid-Ohio

Lexington, OH 4(4) 3(2) 8(17)
Aug. 19, 2018 13:30

ABC Supply 500

Long Pond, PA 5(2) 2(1) 8(5)
Aug. 25, 2018 20:00

Bommarito Automotive Group 500

Madison, IL 7(3) 1(4) 4(6)
Sep. 02, 2018 14:30

Portland International
Raceway

Portland, OR 10(2) 21(1) 6(22)
Sep. 16, 2018 18:30

Grand Prix of Sonoma

Sonoma, CA 8(3) 3(7) 4(8)
2018 CHAMPIONSHIP 5 3 6

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