Despite coming to Malaysia during a difficult time in the country’s history with the missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 in the forefront of the minds of all Malaysians and people around the globe, the Formula 1 fraternity tries to entertain and put a smile on the fans’ faces.
For this weekend’s race at Sepang, the drivers will run with stickers honoring Flight MH70 on their helmets, and in this video Felipe Massa and Jenson Button talk about their hopes of bringing some light to a dark time in Malaysia’s history.
INDIANAPOLIS – Danica Patrick’s racing career ended with a heavy impact in Sunday’s Indianapolis 500.
Patrick, who became the first woman to lead the Indy 500 in 2005, lost control of her No. 13 Dallara-Chevrolet and slammed the Turn 2 wall on the 68th lap. She was able to walk to a waiting ambulance, which transported her to the track care center for a routine evaluation.
After qualifying seventh, she will finish 30th in the race, which will be her career worst at the 2.5-mile track. Patrick, who also became the first woman to lead a lap in NASCAR’s premier series in the 2013 Daytona 500, had six top 10s in eight Indy 500 starts, including a best finish of third in 2009.
Patrick wrecked in the final two starts of her career. She finished 35th in the Daytona 500 on Feb. 18, her final NASCAR start.