7/31/1978 - 8/24/2015
Motorsports Memorials: Remembering the life, death and legacy of Justin Wilson
IndyCar driver Justin Wilson died Monday after he sustained a head injury during a crash at the Pocono Raceway, The Associated Press and his family reported. He was 37.
Known, as ESPN describes him, as the “Gentle Giant” of racing, Wilson got his start racing Go-Karts at the age of 9 at his home in Yorkshire, England. He raced in the European Formula One series in 2003 and then moved to the United States. His quiet demeanor, analytical skills and strong technical abilities earned him the...