IRR Hot Lap: Remembering ‘Lionheart’ in St. Pete

The season is off and rolling, but it began with a surge of emotion as IndyCar returned to the track for the first time since the loss of Dan Wheldon. And while the competitors were able to put on a solid show and a popular driver was able to break a major drought, it was clear that Wheldon’s memory still weighed heavily upon them.

Here are some thoughts from myself on the subject. As always, feel free to comment below.