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1st Gear: Will Dan Wheldon's Death Lead To IndyCar Changes?
Ten years ago, the death of seven-time NASCAR champion Dale Earnhardt led to sweeping safety improvements in NASCAR, which has not suffered a fatality since. Now, after the death of 33-year-old Dan Wheldon when his car became part of a fiery 15-car pileup at Las Vegas Motor Speedway, I'm wondering what action, if any, IndyCar will take to curtail the size of the pack the next time they hit the track in Vegas.