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Will Power
Will  Power
Team Penske
12 Chevrolet Australia Verizon P1 Award
12
Will Power
rank
5
Career stats
Indy Car History
Championships: 1
Astor Cup Trophy
Indy 500 Wins: 1
Borg Warner Trophy
Total Poles
57
Race Wins
36
Birthday
Mar 1, 1981
Website willpower12.com
Hometown
Toowoomba, Australia
Residence
Charlotte, NC

ON TRACK

  • 2018 Indianapolis 500 winner and 2014 NTT IndyCar Series champion.
  • Has been championship runner-up four times – 2010, 2011, 2012 and 2016.
  • A 35-time Indy car race winner, which is tied for seventh on the all-time list.
  • Has won at least one Indy car race in each of the past 12 seasons (2007-2018).
  • To date, he has 56 career Indy car poles, which ranks only behind Mario Andretti on the all-time list.

OFF TRACK

  • He is named after his great-grandfather William Steven Power, who raced motorcycles. Will’s father, Bob, was also a racer.
  • Became a father for the first time after he and wife, Elizabeth, welcomed their son, Beau, in December 2016.
  • Has three brothers, including Damien, a stand-up comedian who references Will’s racing successes in his act (Twitter: @DamienPower01).
  • Loves to play drums in his spare time; bought a drum set with his first work paycheck at the age of 15.
  • Has a rigid workout regimen including exercising six times a week – swimming, cycling, weightlifting and rowing.

CAREER STATS

YEAR SERIES STARTS WINS POLES TOP 5 TOP 10 LAPS LED RAF
2019 NTT IndyCar Series 14 1 3 6 9 180 12
2018 NTT IndyCar Series 17 3 4 8 11 358 13
2017 NTT IndyCar Series 17 3 6 9 10 443 13
2016 NTT IndyCar Series 15 4 2 8 11 139 13
2015 NTT IndyCar Series 16 1 6 7 10 298 13
2014 NTT IndyCar Series 18 3 4 8 15 623 18
2013 NTT IndyCar Series 19 3 3 7 9 351 15
2012 NTT IndyCar Series 15 3 5 7 10 294 12
2011 NTT IndyCar Series 17 6 8 11 12 518 15
2010 NTT IndyCar Series 17 5 8 11 13 460 16
2009 NTT IndyCar Series 6 1 2 4 6 135 6
2008 NTT IndyCar Series 16 0 0 2 5 3 11
2008 Champ Car 1 1 0 1 1 81 1
2007 Champ Car 14 2 5 8 9 153 11
2006 Champ Car 14 0 1 3 9 14 13
2005 Champ Car 2 0 0 0 1 0 0
Total 218 36 57 100 141 4050 182

RAF = Running at Finish

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