Tag Archives: auto racing deaths

  • Track Worker Killed at Formula One Grand Prix in Montreal (Video)

    Track Worker Killed at Formula One Grand Prix in Montreal (Video)

    Everyone knows that auto racing is one of the most dangerous sports in the world, but it’s usually the drivers and fans we think of as being most vulnerable. Unfortunately, on Sunday we were all given a reminder that grave danger lurks pretty much everywhere in professional auto racing—even behind the scenes. At Formula One’s […]

  • 11 of the Most Deadly Auto Racing Wrecks of All-Time

    11 of the Most Deadly Auto Racing Wrecks of All-Time

    NASCAR superstar Jimmie Johnson won the Daytona 500 on Sunday, and Danica Patrick made history by becoming the first woman to crack the top 10. However, these stories were very nearly overshadowed by tragedy. On Saturday, during the Nationwide Series race at Daytona, a nasty wreck on the final lap sent Kyle Larson’s car up […]