Posted by Josh Richter - Shake and Bake Crew. The NASCAR community was deeply saddened by Monday's news that IndyCar driver Justin Wilson died from injuries suffered in Sunday's ABC Supply 500 at Pocono Raceway. NASCAR will observe a moment of silence and make decals available to XFINITY Series and Camping World Truck Series drivers this weekend at Road America and Canadian Tire Motorsport Park, respectively. The Sprint Cup Series has the weekend off. NASCAR drivers and teams took to Twitter Monday night and Tuesday morning to mourn the 37-year-old driver.
Thoughts and prayers to his family, friends, and to the @IndyCar family. #RIPJustinWilson. — Dale Earnhardt Jr. (@DaleJr) August 25, 2015. Wow, what a sad day.
@justin_wilson was a good man. A great man. I had the pleasure of knowing him and pray for his family. ��������. — Danica Patrick (@DanicaPatrick) August 25, 2015. So sad to hear that we lost Justin Wilson today.
He was one of racing's fastest drivers, the first in NASCAR to take a car to 200 mph on a closed course. Months after a lung cancer diagnosis. MECHANICSBURG, Pa. (AP) — Sprint car driver James Campbell Jr. was killed Friday night in a crash at Williams Grove Speedway. IndyCar Series driver Justin Wilson died Monday after suffering a severe head "Justin's elite ability to drive a race car was matched by his.
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Thoughts & prayers to his family and friends. — Jeff Gordon (@JeffGordonWeb) August 25, 2015. Extremely sad to hear the news about Justin Wilson. Prayers for his family.
— Mark Martin (@markmartin) August 25, 2015. — Team Penske (@Team_Penske) August 25, 2015.
We salute Justin Wilson & all who've given their lives in pursuit of a racing dream - may you rest in peace. — M. Waltrip Racing (@MWRteam) August 25, 2015.
My friend, brother, teammate and especially to one of the most amazing people I have had the pleasure to be around. I love u @justin_wilson. — AJ Allmendinger (@AJDinger) August 25, 2015. Terrible and tragic news. Prayers to his family and friends. We are all family.
#RIPJustin. — Joey Logano (@joeylogano) August 25, 2015. Our thoughts and prayers are with the family of Justin Wilson. — RPMotorsports (@RPMotorsports) August 25, 2015. Heartbreaking news tonight.
Our thoughts are with the family & friends of @justin_wilson. — Stewart-Haas Racing (@StewartHaasRcng) August 25, 2015. Our deepest condolences to the family, friends and fans of Justin Wilson.
— Hendrick Motorsports (@TeamHendrick) August 25, 2015. My prayers to #justinwilson family. "Life Is a Journey".
— Kenny Wallace (@Kenny_Wallace) August 25, 2015. — Chase Elliott (@chaseelliott) August 25, 2015. Our thoughts and prayers are with the family of Justin Wilson. Very sad to hear the news of Justin Wilson's passing. Our thoughts and prayers go out to his family and friends. — Kyle Busch (@KyleBusch) August 25, 2015. My heart breaks for Justin's family and friends.
https://t. co/QpJldzyc2n. — Jimmie Johnson (@JimmieJohnson) August 25, 2015. As a father & racer I can't begin to express the sadness I feel for everyone that @justin_wilson touched on this ride we call life #godspeed.
— Sam Hornish Jr. (@SamHornish) August 25, 2015.
RIP Justin Wilson. Such a sad few weeks for the racing community. My thoughts are with you and your family. — Kyle Larson (@KyleLarsonRacin) August 25, 2015. Thoughts and Prayers tonight are with Justin Wilson's family and @IndyCar friends.
Always breaks my heart all over again. God Speed. — Kyle Petty (@kylepetty) August 25, 2015. Life is precious.
Enjoy everyday. Praying for the family and friends of @justin_wilson. — David Ragan (@DavidRagan) August 25, 2015. Very sad to hear the news of @justin_wilson. Prayers to his family.
#RIPJustinWilson. — Clint Bowyer (@ClintBowyer) August 25, 2015. Good Morning America, twitterville, race fans, I did not know @justin_wilson personally but it saddens me deeply to hear of his passing, RIP. — Darrell Waltrip (@AllWaltrip) August 25, 2015.