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Firsts


FIRST INDYCAR SERIES START…MARCH 25, 2012
Started 19th in the Grand Prix of St. Petersburg and finished 11th for Sarah Fisher Hartman Racing.

FIRST INDYCAR TEAM PENSKE START...MARCH 12, 2017
Started fourth on the Grand Prix of St. Petersburg grid before finishing eighth.

FIRST INDYCAR SERIES WIN...APRIL 26, 2015
After starting from the fifth position at Barber Motorsports Park, Newgarden led 46 of 90 laps en route to victory.

FIRST INDYCAR TEAM PENSKE WIN...APRIL 23, 2017
Started from the seventh position and led the final 14 laps en route to victory at Barber Motorsports Park.

FIRST INDYCAR POLE…JULY 12, 2015
Scored his first career pole win at the Milwaukee Mile for the ABC Supply Wisconsin 250.

FIRST TEAM PENSKE POLE...SEPTEMBER 16, 2017
Earned his first Team Penske pole win at Sonoma Raceway for the GoPro Grand Prix of Sonoma.

FIRST INDYCAR SERIES CHAMPIONSHIP...SEPTEMBER 17, 2017
Won his first INDYCAR Series championship during his first season with Team Penske, clinched title at Sonoma.

FIRST INDYCAR LAP LED…SEPTEMBER 15, 2012
Led the 40th lap in the MavTV 500 at Auto Club Speedway in Fontana, California.

FIRST INDYCAR PODIUM APPEARANCE…SEPTEMBER 1, 2013
After qualifying fifth for the Grand Prix of Baltimore, Newgarden scored a runner-up finish to current teammate Simon Pagenaud.

FIRST INDIANAPOLIS 500 START…MAY 27, 2012
Qualified seventh, but was forced to settle for a 25th-place finish after sufferening engine problems on Lap 162.


Poles

Newgarden has won 11 NTT INDYCAR SERIES pole positions during his career.




DATE EVENT TEAM
July 17, 2020Iowa Race 2Team Penske
July 11, 2020Road America Race 1Team Penske
June 6, 2020TexasTeam Penske
August 24, 2019GatewayTeam Penske
June 2, 2019Belle IsleTeam Penske
July 15, 2018TorontoTeam Penske
June 24, 2018Road AmericaTeam Penske
June 9, 2018TexasTeam Penske
April 23, 2018BarberTeam Penske
September 16, 2017SonomaTeam Penske
July 12, 2015
Milwaukee
CFH Racing


Wins

Newgarden has earned 18 victories in his NTT INDYCAR SERIES career.

DATE EVENT TEAM
October 25, 2020Streets of St. PetersburgTeam Penske
October 2, 2020Indianapolis road courseTeam Penske
August 30, 2020GatewayTeam Penske
July 18, 2020IowaTeam Penske
July 20, 2019IowaTeam Penske
June 8, 2019TexasTeam Penske
June 1, 2019Belle IsleTeam Penske
March 10, 2019St. PetersburgTeam Penske
June 24, 2018Road AmericaTeam Penske
April 23, 2018BarberTeam Penske
April 7, 2018PhoenixTeam Penske
August 26, 2017GatewayTeam Penske
July 30, 2017Mid-OhioTeam Penske
July 16, 2017TorontoTeam Penske
April 23, 2017
Barber
Team Penske
July 10, 2016
Iowa
Ed Carpenter Racing
June 14, 2015
Toronto
CFH Racing
April 26, 2015
Barber
CFH Racing