Tag Archives: Dan Wheldon

  • 9 Most Tragic Auto Racing Deaths

    9 Most Tragic Auto Racing Deaths

    Yesterday’s heartbreaking death of Dan Wheldon at the Las Vegas Indy 300 serves as a stark reminder of the dual nature of auto racing. When things go right, it is the most electrifying sport on earth. Yet when things go wrong, it is by far the most tragic. Wheldon, of course, was one of IndyCar’s […]

  • Dan Wheldon Dies In Fatal Crash At Las Vegas Indy 300 (Video)

    Dan Wheldon Dies In Fatal Crash At Las Vegas Indy 300 (Video)

    Yesterday’s Las Vegas Indy 300 at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway was supposed to be the last race of the 2011 IndyCar season, but no one expected it to be the last race of Dan Wheldon’s life.  Sadly, that tragic scenario unfolded during the eleventh lap of the race, as Wheldon died following a fatal […]