What I admire the most there is the culture and the discipline of the whole country. The people really respect each other and I found that to be both incredible and cool. There are some really beautiful areas there, like Kyoto and downtown Tokyo. Not so much the country, but I thought I knew what the food would be like and it was different.
Go Away With … Brazilian racecar driver Helio Castroneves to Japan – The Denver Post
The Borg-Warner Trophy is the trophy presented to the winner of the Indianapolis It is named for and was commissioned by automotive supplier BorgWarner. Unveiled at a dinner hosted by then-Speedway owner Eddie Rickenbacker , the trophy was officially declared the annual prize for Indianapolis victors. It was first presented at the 24th annual mile race , where Louis Meyer , that year's champion and its first recipient, soon thereafter remarked, "Winning the Borg-Warner Trophy is like winning an Olympic medal. Simon Pagenaud won the Indianapolis , and is the current reigning champion.
Podium: race winner Helio Castroneves with Scott Dixon and Tony Kanaan at - September 26th, 2011
Tom Strattman. Local News. Houston Southwest Southeast Northwest Northeast.
He learned to cope with the emotions of competing outside the series, being away from longtime friends and surrounded by his biggest fans. The itch to be out there, competing, never waned, though. On Friday, the beloved Brazilian will get the best belated birthday gift he could: Returning to the track as he prepares to make his season debut Saturday in the IndyCar Grand Prix. Only three drivers — A.