Remembering the closing stages of Dan Wheldon’s 2011 Indianapolis 500 win

The 2011 Indianapolis 500 was a special event in motor racing with a highly anticipated build-up and a finish that somehow topped the pre-race hype.  A few months later, the race took on greater meaning when its victor passed away at a racetrack just over 1,800 miles from his final triumph. Continue reading Remembering the closing stages of Dan Wheldon’s 2011 Indianapolis 500 win

Dan and Dario: A void in the IndyCar paddock

As the warmth of IndyCar’s season finale at Sonoma Raceway begins to fade and the cold offseason takes a stronger hold, my thoughts begin to wander. This is a time where possibility is widespread in motorsport.  The winter months offer speculation, predictions, announcements and everything left in between.  We have seen Danica Patrick announce an … Continue reading Dan and Dario: A void in the IndyCar paddock