Newly crowned IndyCar champion Simon Pagenaud is the latest online driving instructor for SAFEisFAST.com.
The French driver races for Team Penske and scored five victories and seven pole positions on his way to his first IndyCar title earlier this year. Pagenaud entered the series in 2011 and has raced for four teams, winning the Rookie of the Year title in 2012.
Pagenaud is a former Champ Car Atlantic title winner and has experience racing in various championships including Formula Renault, the Champ Car World Series, and American Le Mans, which he won with the Highcroft Racing LMP1 squad in 2010.
SAFEisFAST.com presented by Honda Performance Development is a free online resource offering video tutorials on safety, fitness, mental skills, race craft, career development, sponsorship, marketing and more to assist the careers of drivers in all forms of racing. Simon Pagenaud is the latest in a long list of expert motor sport professionals to serve as an Online Instructor, including Formula One World Champion Jenson Button, Indy 500 winners Dario Franchitti and Gil de Ferran and Le Mans winner Nico Hülkenberg.
Since its launch, there have been over two million views of the online tutorials, from visitors representing more than 160 countries.