Dan Wheldon’s First IndyCar Helmet

One of the drivers items we like to build a collection of is 2 time Indy 500 winner Dan Wheldon. The British driver had success in the karting ranks and junior formula’s racing against the likes of Jenson Button, Anthony Davidson and Justin Wilson. He made the move Stateside and made it to IndyCar with 2 races at the end of 2002 before signing with the Andretti team for 2003. He would go on to become an IndyCar Champion and...

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Tommy Byrne and Scott Harrington Talking Racing and Helmet Designs at Mid-Ohio During The IndyCar Honda 200

Darren L. Jack recently sat down with famed ex-racing driver Tommy Byrne and former IndyCar Rookie of the year Scott Harrington. The setting was the Mid-Ohio Sportscar Course, a track close to both of their hearts to talk about helmet designs, Tommy’s movie and reliving the fascinating career of Tommy Byrne. Tommy’s Book and DVD are available for purchase here: https://www.crashorbyrne.com/the-book

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“Behind The Visor” By Darren L. Jack – Teaser – Michael Schumacher’s Benetton Rear Wheel

Here’s the first video of our short series “Behind the Visor” by Darren L. Jack. At just 12 years old some say this is how the collection started with Michael Schumacher’s Benetton rear wheel. Even though our founder Darren Jack says he was a veteran at that point, he tells the story of how this item from Schumacher’s first GP victory weekend came into the collection. Stay tuned in the coming months for more short stories of “Behind the Visor” as...

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