Jun 13, 2013, 10:15 AM EDT
Tweets have flowed in throughout last night and this morning from the entire racing community after the loss of Jason Leffler.
Most of the tweets can be found with the hashtag #LEFturn, or just by searching for Leffler’s name. While no means exhaustive, here are some of the other thoughts and tweets that came in last night and into the morning. Some of the individuals or accounts identified here are either former teammates, teams or sponsors.
NASCAR tweeted out a pic of Leffler and his son, Charlie, pictured right.
Last night we lost a real racer @jasonleffler. Thoughts & prayers go out to his family especially little Charlie. RIP Jason.
— Mario Andretti (@MarioAndretti) June 13, 2013
— NASCAR (@NASCAR) June 13, 2013
— nascarcasm (@nascarcasm) June 13, 2013
If you’re overwhelmed with sadness, take a look at @jasonleffler‘s last couple of tweets. Laugh cathartically. Remember him with a smile.
— nascarcasm (@nascarcasm) June 13, 2013
Absolutely heartbreaking to see pics like these on Leffler’s Instagram. Feel so much sadness for his son. twitter.com/jeff_gluck/sta…
— Jeff Gluck (@jeff_gluck) June 13, 2013
Please keep Jason Leffler and his only son Charlie Dean in your prayers. twitter.com/JamieLittleESP…
— Jamie Little (@JamieLittleESPN) June 13, 2013
— Orange Cone (@TheOrangeCone) June 13, 2013
— Sunoco Racing (@SunocoRacing) June 13, 2013
— TSMotorsports (@TSMotorsports) June 13, 2013
Jason was a great representative of our brand & will always be a part of our family. Our hearts ache for his son, Charlie, and family.
— Great Clips (@GreatClips) June 13, 2013
— ALMS Racing (@almsnotes) June 13, 2013
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Derrick Walker to resign from INDYCAR at year’s end.
Jul 30, 2015, 11:30 AM EDT
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Jul 30, 2015, 9:30 AM EDT
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Jul 30, 2015, 8:56 AM EDT
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Jul 29, 2015, 6:05 PM EDT
IndyCar penalizes Honda for five engines that did not “attain their life cycle.”
Jul 29, 2015, 5:10 PM EDT
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Jul 29, 2015, 2:37 PM EDT
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Jul 29, 2015, 1:10 PM EDT
Simon Pagenaud looking for first top-fin finish since Detroit race one.
Jul 29, 2015, 12:02 PM EDT
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Jul 29, 2015, 9:00 AM EDT
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Jul 28, 2015, 8:50 PM EDT
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Jul 28, 2015, 6:56 PM EDT
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Jul 28, 2015, 4:32 PM EDT
Hector Arana Jr. hopes 2015 is about time to finally be his time.
Jul 28, 2015, 3:45 PM EDT
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Jul 28, 2015, 2:50 PM EDT
To paraphrase Mark Twain, rumors of the demise of NHRA’s Pro Stock class have been greatly exaggerated.
Jul 28, 2015, 12:31 PM EDT
Simon Pagenaud swaps firesuit for street clothes when driving the Penske Truck Rental truck, playing “mover” this weekend.
Jul 28, 2015, 11:38 AM EDT
The latest car for Austin Cindric is a Lamborghini at Mid-Ohio this weekend.
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- Preview: Honda Indy 200 at Mid-Ohio critical in IndyCar title chase 1
- It’s “never-say-die” for Graham Rahal with three races left 1
- Paralyzed driver Michael Johnson returning to track in Pro Mazda 0
- Simon Pagenaud ‘agonizingly close’ to wins at Mid-Ohio, not to success in 2015 0
- With three races left, who could still win in IndyCar, season 2015? 1
- Marcos Ambrose looks to salvage lost season in V8 Supercars, has had no issues ‘moving on’ from NASCAR 6