The racing community mourns the sudden death of Indy 500 champ, Dan Wheldon. Wheldon was killed in a 15-car wreck at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway in Sunday afternoon's race. The Indianapolis Motor Speedway's homepage already features a memorial to the popular driver and a link to its Facebook page, urging fans to share their favorite memories.
Indianapolis mourns one of its favorite IndyCar drivers. A popular driver with local media and radio shows, Wheldon always came across as genuine and kind. Fellow drivers speak about his great sense of humor and his love of people. Already, fans have created a memorial at the Speedway. If you'd like to share your thoughts about the loss of Wheldon, please leave a comment.