CHEVROLET INDYCAR V6
VERIZON INDYCAR SERIES
CHEVROLET INDY DUAL IN DETROIT
RACE TWO POST RACE
THE RACEWAY AT BELLE ISLE
Helio Castroneves Wins Race Two of the Chevrolet Indy Dual in Detroit; Will Power, Charlie Kimball and Scott Dixon Give the Chevrolet IndyCar V6 a 1-2-3-4 Sweep
DETROIT (June 1, 2014) – Chevrolet swept the podium for Dual Race No. 2 of the Chevrolet Indy Dual at Detroit. Helio Castroneves won the 70-lap/164.22-mile race in the No. 3 Hitachi Chevrolet by 1.6836 seconds over his Team Penske teammate Will Power, No. 12 Verizon Chevrolet, the winner of Saturday’s Race No. 1.
Charlie Kimball finished third in the No. 83 Novo Nordisk Chip Ganassi Racing Chevrolet, his first podium finish of the 2014 season. Kimball’s teammate, Scott Dixon, No. 9 Target Chevrolet, finished fourth to give the Chevrolet IndyCar V6 the top-four sweep in Sunday’s round two and final race of the Chevrolet Detroit Belle Isle Grand Prix weekend.
“Congratulations to Helio Castroneves and the No. 3 Hitachi Chevrolet team on their victory today in Dual II on the challenging Raceway of Belle Isle course,” said Jim Campbell, Vice President of Chevrolet Performance Vehicles and Motorsports. “This is Helio’s third win in Detroit, and he did it in dominating fashion, leading 42 of the 70 laps. Also, congratulations to Helio’s Team Penske teammate Will Power for moving into the points lead following his second place run. Charlie Kimball fought hard all day long to a podium finish, followed by his Chip Ganassi Racing teammate Scott Dixon making it a Chevrolet 1-2-3-4 finish. I’m very proud of our Team Chevy drivers, who really excelled this weekend.”
Castroneves’ last win on The Raceway at Belle Isle came in 2001, backing up his 2000 career-first IndyCar victory in Detroit. With today’s victory, the Brazilian has led 217 laps in 10 starts at the track in the shadows of Chevrolet’s world headquarters.
James Hinchcliffe (Honda) completed the top-five finishers.
Next on the schedule is the Firestone 600 at Texas Motor Speedway on Friday, June 7, 2014. The 248-lap/372-mile race is Live radio coverage will be on XM Radio Channel 209, and IMS Radio and Sirius Satellite Radio Channel 213. In addition, IndyCar live timing and scoring with the radio broadcast can be found at
Chevy Racing–IndyCar–Belle Isle Race Two Post Race
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