Posts Tagged “death”

Sprint Car Driver Kevin Ward Jr Killed in On-Track Incident with Tony Stewart

By | August 10, 2014

  An tragic incident occurred last night at a Sprint Car race.  Driver Kevin Ward Jr. was struck and killed in an on-track incident with Tony Stewart.  The incident began with the two making contact during the race sending Ward Jr. spinning into the wall.  Ward Jr. then exited his car and entered the live […]

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Breaking: Porsche Racer Sean Edwards Dead

By | October 15, 2013

There has been yet another tragedy in motorsport today.  Rising American Le Mans Series driver, Sean Edwards, was killed in a practice accident today at Queensland Raceway in Australia.  Edwards was in the passenger seat of a Porsche 996 Cup car instructing Will Holzheimer when the car slammed into a tire wall at an estimated […]

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Racer Roger Miller Dies

By | August 19, 2013

Race car driver and son of Larry H. Miller, Roger Miller, passed away unexpectedly Sunday. “Roger was a gentle soul and he will be missed,” brother Greg Miller, current CEO of the family business, said in the statement. Few details were released Sunday on Miller’s passing. Miller, 45, worked with the company for 28 years […]

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Breaking: Ferdinand Alexander Porsche Dies At 76

By | April 5, 2012

Ferdinand Alexander Porsche, designer of the 911, passed away today, April 15, 2012 in Salzburg, Austria at the age of 76.  The following is the Press Release issued by Porsche AG: Ferdinand Alexander Porsche dies Stuttgart. Dr. Ing. h.c. F. Porsche AG, Stuttgart, is mourning Professor Ferdinand Alexander Porsche. The Honorary President of the Supervisory […]

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