INDY 500: Wilson unveils tribute helmet

RACER | Marshall Pruett

Stefan Wilson unveiled a very special helmet he commissioned from Michael Corby, who painted his late brother Justin Wilson's helmet.

For Stefan, who is making his Indy 500 debut with the KV Racing team, the chance to honor his brother, his late friend and countryman Dan Wheldon, and his former engineer Tim Wardrop in a single helmet design was a necessary move.

"I've carried Dan's 'DW' logo on every helmet since we lost him, and there's also a logo on the back that says 'Doctor Who' and it's not because I'm a fan of the show, it's a tribute to Tim Wardrop – that was his nickname – and I had the good fortune to work with him for one race and we also lost him," Wilson told RACER. Continue reading
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