The Curious Case of Harley's Tilting Three-Wheeler the “Penster”
American Iron Magazine
“He built race cars for Rick Mears for Indy and he built beautiful Softails. All his stuff looked like jewelry. He did the prototype for the project Penster. That was my project. I called it Project 21,” said Fessler. Harley Penster first generation ...
Senna and the Indy 500
Along with Emmo, Penske's senior driver Rick Mears was present as was Penske's most junior driver, a young and presumably impressionable Paul Tracy, then just 24 years old. Mears was about to retire from racing for Penske and Tracy was just starting.
GORDON KIRBY: IndyCar in the early eighties
Despite the heavy workload, Penske's team was ready for Indianapolis where Rick Mears was on the pace all month and very happy with his car on both short sprints and long runs. Al Unser was a little less happy, but both of them ran plenty of miles ...
Michael Andretti to call strategy for Alonso in Indy 500
Motorsport.com, Edition: Global
“One good thing is about this is that we know how to deal with rookies, and we'll have to consider Fernando a rookie,” said Andretti, who never won the Indy 500 as a driver, despite leading one more lap than four-time winner Rick Mears. “But we know ...