Thursday, May 19, 2011
Helio Castroneves had day of the car’s salesman in Indianapolis
The driver of the Team Penske also promoted an action of Shell USA fueling cars of the fans
During this days of the free pratices to Indy 500, Helio Castroneves have participated in several promotion activities in Indianapolis and, amoung other, he sold a car and fueling cars of the fans in station Shell in the city.
On Monday, 16, Castroneves promoted a appearence in the Penske Chevrolet dealership. In this shop he met clients and played with a couple saying just would give the autograph if buy a car. The couple accept the challenge and made the businnes. “I sold a car, Wohoo!”, celebrated Castroneves, enjoying the experience.
In the next day, the three times Indy 500 winner went for a station Shell and fueling cars of the fans who participed of the promotion Shell V-Power Fuel My Passion. The winnner will receive fuel free during five year in USA.
“It’s always nice to have that contact with the public. Usually the fans are going to track, but when the opposite occurs, as were those cases, the reactions are very cool” said Castroneves, who participates in his 11th Indy 500 with major sponsorship from Shell / Pennzoil Dallara Honda in his No. 3 Team Penske.