Helio Castroneves is enjoying a week off - well, sort of - after racing to the IZOD IndyCar Series win at Edmonton last weekend.
That victory, his second of the season, put Castroneves solidly back into the heart of the championship race as he now trails leader Ryan Hunter-Reay by just 23 points.
This week, Castroneves reviews his Edmonton run and looks ahead to gaining more ground at Mid-Ohio on Aug. 5:
What a great week for Team Penske. That was awesome.
When you're going to a place where the results have been so positive - like for us in Edmonton - it's like, OK, you believe it's going to happen and it did. We had a plan between myself and my engineer and we executed the first day, when we were fastest in practice.
We were off a little bit with our performance on the track during qualifying on Saturday, but then the race results were there. I think even with the rain, which we saw on Saturday during qualifying, we were able to put on a good show for the fans and that's im...