Roger Penske began fielding entries in the NASCAR Cup Series in 1972. By 1980, Penske had left NASCAR to focus on other racing interests. Partnering with Rusty Wallace and Don Miller, he returned with Penske Racing South in 1991. After a few name changes, it is now known as Team Penske, picking up championships in 2012 and 2018.
10/28/2019 – NASCAR has suspended Dave Nichols Jr, tire technician for Joey Logano and the #22 Team Penske Ford, one one race (Texas). He was found in violation of Section 12.8.1.C of the 2019 NASCAR Rule Book, a behavioral penalty that addresses “member-to-member confrontation with physical violence.” (Press Release)
08/07/2019 – Discount Tire has signed a multi-year extension to continue as sponsor of Brad Keselowski and the #2 Team Penske Ford. The new deal calls for Discount Tire to sponsor the car in 15 races, up from 10 this season. (Press Release)