Roger Penske offered Tony Stewart a ride at this year’s Indianapolis 500 from the stage at NASCAR’s Awards Ceremony last Friday night in Las Vegas when he was making his championship owners speech. What it has done is create a lot of debate over whether other drivers should try to attempt the double at the Indianapolis 500 and Coca-Cola 600 in the same day. Of course for all of it to happen IndyCar would have to move the time of the Indy 500 up. Motorsports 101 debates whether NASCAR drivers should be looking to participate in the race.
"I'm serious about Indy. Would do it in a heartbeat, was not just tweeting to be funny," Vickers said Monday.