RACING: Wheldon's death overshadows Franchitti's title
Published 10/19/2011, Associated Press
Walking hand-in-hand with his wife, actress Ashley Judd, Dario Franchitti appeared to be in a daze, tears streaming down his face as he passed through the pit stalls at Las Vegas Motor Speedway. The Scotsman had just secured a place among IndyCar's all-time greats with his third straight series title and fourth overall, yet glory had taken a back seat to shock following the death of Dan Wheldon.Word count: 761
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