When Penske won in Formula 1

When Penske won in Formula 1

Roger Penske and John Watson don't often get together, so ANDREW VAN DE BURGT jumped at the chance to join them for a look back at their successful 1976 season

Some great bands only get together for really special occasions. Roger Waters and Dave Gilmour put their differences aside to reunite the classic Pink Floyd line-up for Live 8 in 2005, while Robert Plant was persuaded to squeeze back into his leather trousers for a one-off Led Zeppelin reunion to celebrate the life of Atlantic Records founder Ahmet Ertegun in 2007.

If Roger Penske was a rock star he would surely have fronted one of the biggest bands in the world before enjoying a successful solo career during which he teamed up with a series of other legends for interesting, and commercially rewarding, side projects.

To continue reading this feature...

You must have an AUTOSPORT+ subscription. Prices start from just $1.50 per week and give you full unrestriced access to all news and features. View package options? Magazine subscriber?

AUTOSPORT+

from just $1.50 per week

  • Get unlimited access to AUTOSPORT with news and views from the paddock
  • Enjoy AUTOSPORT+: subscriber-only analysis, comment and top-quality pictures
  • Explore every F1 stat in the world’s best motorsport database

Pay as you go

Read this feature right now for just

$1