Dancing With the Stars
On Thursday, the three-time Indianapolis 500 champ (and Dancing with the Stars winner) showed his support for efforts to assist victims of domestic violence.
“Domestic violence impacts our families and friends, our workplaces, and our communities,” said Castroneves. “I’m encouraging racing fans to clean out their drawers and donate their old phones and accessories.”Read more
The Indianapolis Motor Speedway announced today that Olympic gold-medal–winning gymnast Nastia Liukin will hold the honorary title at the 2015 Indianapolis 500.
In addition to riding along on a parade lap before the start of the race, Liukin will walk the Indy 500 Red Carpet and make guest appearances at the 500 Festival Parade and Snake Pit Ball.Read more
Three-time Indianapolis 500 winner Helio Castroneves is dancing his way back to reality TV. ABC announced today that Castroneves will join the cast of Dancing with the Stars: All-Stars for the show’s 15th season. Castroneves, the season-five champion, will compete against other past celebrity favorites of various ilk and levels of fame for the chance to hoist the Mirror Ball trophy. Among his competitors: Bristol Palin, Drew Lachey, Joey Fatone, Kirstie Alley, Apolo Anton Ohno, and Pamela Anderson.Read more
Three Indy wins. The bombshell dance partner. A sudden rise to stardom. You’d be smiling, too.
Editor’s Note: Brazilian IndyCar legend Helio Castroneves returns this month to the scene of his three Indianapolis 500 victories. Here, our cover feature on him from May 2008. (See photos of him at work and at playRead more