Paul Menard has cherished wins at Indianapolis Motor Speedway and the Milwaukee Mile in his home state of Wisconsin. He deeply desired a significant victory at Road America, the track where he spent many weekends as a child.
Stefan Wilson was spotting for his brother in last year's Indianapolis 500 when a crash in front of Justin Wilson sent debris flying at the British driver. The broken parts and pieces covered Wilson's car like a cloud, creating so much damage his race ended.
Justin Wilson. Dan Wheldon. Paul Dana.Dead.Tony Renna. Greg Moore. Scott Brayton.Dead.Alex Zanardi. Sam Schmidt. Davey Hamilton.Maimed for life.Dario Franchitti. Cristiano da Matta. Kenny Brack.Careers cut…
Tristan Vautier lost three points, was fined $10,000 and will miss the first two hours of practice Friday at Sonoma — penalties for taking himself and championship contender Graham Rahal out of the race Sunday at Pocono.