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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
Young Americans easily secure spots in Indianapolis 500

...first women teammates in Indy history. Mann will make her first start since being injured in the 2011 crash that killed Dan Wheldon and will start 30th. Beatriz will start 29th. Legge and Switzerland's Simona de Silvestro also qualified, giving the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2013-05-19/young-americans-easi
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-
Indianapolis likely facing big changes

...had run the series for three years, presiding over one of its darkest days -- the death of two-time Indy champion Dan Wheldon in the 2011 season finale at Las Vegas.In March, Miles spoke about possibly hiring Zak Brown, the founder of Indianapolis-based...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2013-05-10/indianapolis-likely-
Wheldon's wife receives trophy in his honor

...Susie Wheldon received a long standing ovation Saturday during the public driver meeting for the Indianapolis 500.Dan Wheldon's wife accepted the "Baby Borg," a replica of the Borg-Warner trophy, on behalf of the two-time Indianapolis...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2012-05-26/wheldons-wife-receives-tro
Big races make for huge day

...driver, though: The team is undefeated so far this season, with four wins and five poles. REMEMBERING WHELDON: Dan Wheldon raced to an improbable victory when leader JR Hildebrand skidded high into the wall on the final turn. Wheldon, also...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2012-05-26/big-races-make-huge-day
Franchitti wins third Indy 500

INDIANAPOLIS - Dan Wheldon couldn't win his third Indianapolis 500. Dario Franchitti did it for him.And if it wasn't going to be Fran chit ti, then...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2012-05-27/franchitti-wins-third-indy
Juan Pablo Montoya voted as top Ganassi driver by fans

...Sunday. Other of his top drivers included: former IndyCar champions Alex Zanardi, Scott Dixon, Jimmy Vasser and Dan Wheldon, sports car champion Scott Pruett and Daytona 500 and Brickyard 400 winner Jamie McMurray.WALLACE WANTS SCHEDULE...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2012-05-30/juan-pablo-montoya-v
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