Vote To See Castroneves Again on "Dancing With The Stars"

October 1, 2009

Team Penske's three-Time Indianapolis 500 winner and season five "Dancing With The Stars" Champion, Helio Castroneves, may be back in the ballroom. This season, as part of the "Design a Dance" program, fans of the popular ABC-TV show will get to call the shots as they vote for their favorite past celebrity to dance again.

By selecting each component - dance, song, celebrity, pro dancer, and costume - over a six-week voting period, "Dancing With The Stars" fans are virtually in control of creating the ultimate audience-designed performance.

Castroneves was selected as one of nine eligible celebrity candidates who've participated in the show over the previous eight seasons.

Voting is done online in four stages: the dance and song have already been selected, with viewers choosing the Paso Doble and "Eye of the Tiger" by Survivor. Celebrity voting began (Vote for Helio Now) on Tuesday, September 29th at 9:00 pm ET and it will end on Tuesday, October 6th and 12:00 p.m. ET. Selection of the professional dancer will be conducted from October 6th - October 13th.

Please help Helio win the chance to dance once more by clicking here to vote. It's easy, and fans can vote as many times as they like.

Follow Helio on Twitter (, as this week he will be asking for votes, and talking to his followers about it.

For more details on the contest, visit Helio's website,