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Hundreds attend funeral for IndyCar driver Dan Wheldon

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. - British driver Dan Wheldon was remembered at his funeral on Saturday as a loving husband, father and brother as well as a champion in his sport.Wheldon...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2011-10-22/hundreds-attend-funeral-indycar-d
IndyCar driver dies after massive 15-car wreck

LAS VEGAS - British IndyCar driver Dan Wheldon, who won the Indianapolis 500 on its 100th anniversary...hours later."IndyCar is very sad to announce that Dan Wheldon has passed away from unsurvivable injuries," IndyCar...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2011-10-16/indycar-driver-dies-
New IndyCar rules target safety

...INDIANAPOLIS - With the IndyCar Series still recovering from Dan Wheldon's death, race director Beaux Barfield said double-file...revamp IndyCar's image after two-time Indy 500 winner Dan Wheldon was killed in an accident at last year's season-finale...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2012-02-14/new-indycar-rules-target-safety
Helio Castroneves wins IndyCar Series opener

...celebrated with a tribute to the late Dan Wheldon.Castroneves stopped his Penske...which earlier this year was renamed Dan Wheldon Way in honor of the two-time...this is for our friend upstairs, Dan Wheldon," Castroneves said.Wheldon...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2012-03-25/helio-castroneves-wi
Tony Kanaan hopes to leave own mark at Indy in famed No. 10 car

...car that won this race a few times," he said. "Three of my best friends have driven this car, (Alex) Zanardi, Dan (Wheldon) and Dario (Franchitti), and Chip gave me an opportunity this late in my career that I don't think it comes around...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-05-24/tony-kanaan-hopes-leave-ow
Ed Carpenter claims pole for Indianapolis 500

...won the Indy 500 as a rookie in 2011, but he crashed exiting the final turn and was passed for the win by the late Dan Wheldon."I wish we could have got him up on the front row with us, but the shootout's tough," Carpenter said. "The...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-05-18/ed-carpenter-claims-
Fryer: Carpenter's decision validated

...last-lap crash at the Indianapolis 500, and Conway was a participant in the 2011 season finale at Las Vegas when Dan Wheldon was killed.He wasn't comfortable on ovals, he didn't enjoy racing on them and he wasn't going to do it anymore...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-04-14/fryer-carpenters-dec
Injuries force Franchitti to quit IndyCar career

...Ganassi said.Franchitti's last victory was the 2012 Indy 500, an emotional race that came seven months after Dan Wheldon had been killed in a crash at Las Vegas. Franchitti battled teammate Scott Dixon over the final third of the race...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2013-11-14/injuries-force-franchitti-quit-in
Ending race on caution was sensible thing to do

...suffered in an accident in Pennsylvania the day before Stewart's wreck. Last week was the two-year anniversary of Dan Wheldon's death in the 2011 IndyCar season finale.Stewart, a three-time NASCAR champion, became somewhat consumed with...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2013-10-21/fryer-ending-race-caution-
James Hinchcliffe takes IndyCar race at St. Petersburg

...grabbed his first career victory Sunday.Fittingly it came at St. Petersburg, the adopted hometown of the late Dan Wheldon, the driver who signed to drive the GoDaddy car for Andretti Autosport shortly before his death in the 2011 season...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2013-03-24/james-hinchcliffe-takes-in