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** FILE ** In this May 30, 2011, file photo, IndyCar driver Dan Wheldon, of England, poses with his family, wife Susie, left, holding Oliver, and Sebastian, right, next to the Borg-Warner Trophy during the traditional winners photo of the Indianapolis 500 auto race champion on the start/finish line at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway in Indianapolis. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy, File)

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** FILE ** In this May 30, 2011, file photo, IndyCar driver Dan Wheldon, of England, poses with his family, wife Susie, left, holding Oliver, and Sebastian, right, next to the Borg-Warner Trophy during the traditional winners photo of the Indianapolis 500 auto race champion on the start/finish line at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway in Indianapolis. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy, File)

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Fans created a memorial at the main gate at Indianapolis Motor Speedway for driver Dan Wheldon, who was killed in a crash during an IndyCar race at Las Vegas on Oct. 16. The incident spurred the racing organization to enhance safety measures in advance of the 2012 season. (Associated Press)

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IndyCar drivers Tony Kanaan, left, of Brazil, Scott Dixon, of New Zealand, third from left, and Dario Franchitti, of Scotland, right, carry the coffin of fellow driver Dan Wheldon after funeral services Saturday, Oct 22, 2011, in St. Petersburg, Fla. Wheldon was killed Sunday, Oct. 16, 2011, in a fiery 15-car crash at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)

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Drivers took five tribute laps in honor of Dan Wheldon, who died following a 15-car crash in the Las Vegas Indy 300 earlier Sunday. The race, the season finale on the IndyCar circuit, did not resume. (Associated Press)

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Dan Wheldon, front left, and another driver crash during a wreck that involved 15 cars during the IndyCar Series' Las Vegas Indy 300 auto race at Las Vegas Motor Speedway in Las Vegas on Sunday, Oct. 16, 2011. Wheldon died after the crash. (AP Photo/Las Vegas Review-Journal, Jessica Ebelhar)

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IndyCar driver Dan Wheldon died Sunday, Oct. 16, 2011 in a fiery 15-car wreck during the Las Vegas Indy 300. (AP Photo/Dave Parker, File)

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Dan Wheldon, of England, is transported to a medical helicopter following a crash early in the IndyCar Series' Las Vegas Indy 300 auto race Sunday, Oct. 16, 2011, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/Isaac Brekken)

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IndyCar driver Dan Wheldon, of England, drinks from a bottle of milk after winning the Indianapolis 500 auto race at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway in Indianapolis, Sunday, May 29, 2011. (AP Photo/Darron Cummings)

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FILE - In this March 26, 2006, file photo provided by the IRL, Dan Wheldon left, of England, defeats Helio Castroneves, of Brazil, to win the IndyCar Series auto race at Homestead-Miami Speedway in Homestead, Fla. Indy Racing League CEO Randy Bernard has confirmed that Homestead-Miami is off the 2011 schedule for the open-wheel series. (AP Photo/IRL, Jim Haines)