Penske fuels Castroneves' success

Updated: May 31, 2002, 3:06 PM ET
By Jack Arute | ESPN.com

Now that Helio Castroneves' "Victory Tour" is winding down, it's time to heap some praise upon the mastermind behind his stunning victory.

Sure, Castroneves enjoyed his "Spider-Man" routine for a second straight year because of his driving, but his face ends up on Indy's Borg-Warner trophy because of car owner Roger Penske.

Castroneves was not Penske's first choice to replace Al Unser Jr. back in 1999. Greg Moore had been given the nod, only to lose his life in Fontana, Calif., in ...

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