Marco Simoncelli, a rising star in the world of MotoGP, died Sunday at Sepang. He was just 24. Warning: Video of his gruesome crash, below.
The crash comes one week after Indianapolis 500 winner Dan Wheldon was killed in a 15-car accident in the IndyCar finale at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway. Simoncelli, nicknamed ‘Super Sic' and sporting a mop of curly hair, Simoncelli was predicted by many to be a future MotoGP world champion.