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Danica Patrick Pays Tribute To Dan Wheldon In This Weekend’s NNS Race at Texas Motor Speedway

November 3, 2011 No Comments

This Saturday in the Nationwide race in Texas, Danica Patrick’s car will pay tribute to the late Dan Wheldon. The No. 7 car will display Wheldon’s “Lionheart” logo on the hood and also advertise the Dan Wheldon Memorial website. Patrick’s sponsor, GoDaddy, helped to set up the website. Patrick will also wear a special helmet […]

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From One Champion to Another, Jimmie Johnson Reflects on the Passing of Dan Wheldon

October 17, 2011 No Comments

Dan Wheldon’s passing came far too soon, in such a tragic manner. What should have been a day we crowned a champion, became a day full of sorrow and the loss of one. Wheldon, the 2005 Indycar Series champion and two-time winner of the Indianapolis 500, passed away Sunday afternoon from unsurvivable injuries suffered in a […]

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NSCS: Tragedy In IndyCar Brings ‘Painful’ Reminder To NASCAR

October 17, 2011 No Comments

After covering the Bank of America 500 from the Charlotte Motor Speedway Saturday night, I anticipated spending my Sunday afternoon ‘relaxing’ for a change, that was not the case. As anticipated, I would flip on my local ABC network to catch the season finale of the IZOD IndyCar race from the Las Vegas Motor Speedway, […]

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