Reaction to Jason Leffler's passing
June 13, 2013, Staff report, NASCAR.com
Heartfelt messages from NASCAR community go out to Jason Leffler's family
Brian Scott @bscottracing
Take nothing for granted, and love those who matter to you. Life is too short and the good ones leave us too early. RIP #LEFturn
Steve Letarte @SteveLetarte
Something's I struggle to make any sense of. RIP Jason Leffler Prayers go out to his family. #LEFturn
Really sad for Jason Leffler and his family. Thinking about his little boy..
Extremely sad to hear about @JasonLeffler. spent a lot of time racing with him. Gone way too soon. Prayers to his entire family.
Ron Hornaday @RonHornaday
Sitting here with a heavy heart thinking about Jason. Praying for his son and family. No words to describe my feelings right now.
Jimmie Johnson @JimmieJohnson
Such sad news, we lost a great one last night. My thoughts and prayers go out to @JasonLeffler's family. #LEFTurn
Ross Chastain @RossChastain
It's hard to comprehend a fellow racer is gone. Had an awesome battle with @JasonLeffler last year at Martinsville. Got by him on the last lap & we never touched each other. When we got out we high fived & both said thats how you race. #LEFTurn
Jeff Gordon @JeffGordonWeb
Very sad to hear the news of Jason Leffler. He will be missed. Thoughts go out to wife Allison and son Charlie.
James Buescher @JamesBuescher
My funniest Jason Leffler memory was watching him become a human-puck on a shuffle board table... Always a good time! #LEFturn
Clint Bowyer @ClintBowyer
So sad to hear about @JasonLeffler. Was a wheel man and a fun fun person to be around. #LEFturn
Greg Biffle @gbiffle
Thoughts and prays are with son (Charlie) and leffler family On a day after a terrible crash took the life of a great person.. RIP Jason
Darrell Wallace Jr @BubbaWallace
Life isn't fair, it doesn't give you an alert when it's ur time. That's why you gotta live life like its your last day and do what you love!
My heart goes out to @JasonLeffler family. He was a great guy. So friendly and a hell of a racecar driver. So saddened by this. #Restinpeace
Landon Cassill @landoncassill
Had a great talk with him just the other day. We reminded each other why we love racing and do what we do. He was family. #lefturn
Brad Sweet @BradSweet49
everytime i close my eyes to try and sleep i think of a leffler story and wake up laughing we had alot of fun #LEFTurn #memories #RIP
Tony Kanaan @TonyKanaan
Prayers to the Leffler family.... It's so sad....
Michael McDowell @Mc_Driver
So thankful for the time I got to spend with @JasonLeffler last weekend. Deeply sadden by his death. Praying for his little boy Charlie.
Kurt Busch @KurtBusch
Just woke up & saw the news about @JasonLeffler - can't believe it. #prayers for his family 4 this devastating loss. #rip Jason
Deeply saddened by the passing of @JasonLeffler tonight. Please keep his family in your thoughts and prayers. #LEFturn
David Ragan @DavidRagan
Just waking up and see the news about Jason Leffler. Feel terrible, and thinking about his family today. Life sure is precious. #lefturn
Ricky Stenhouse Jr. @StenhouseJr
Still unbelievable this mornin. Prayin for Jason's family and son!! And the racing community!! Great father and racer!! Loved it all!
So sad. RIP #LefTurn
Kasey Kahne @kaseykahne
Jason & I flew together this past weekend to Pocono. We talked sprint cars, cup cars and Charlie Dean. He loved racing & he loved his son!
Can't stop thinking about @JasonLeffler #memories #lefturn
Jeff Burton @RCR31JeffBurton
My thoughts and prayers are with Jason's family and friends. Breaks my heart thinking of his little boy
Juan Pablo Montoya@jpmontoya
Thoughts and prayers for Jason Leffler and his family.
Race car drivers immortality is a way of life. 1 day we find 1 of us 2 be mortal is a day in which we struggle 2 comprehend @JasonLeffler
Lost a good guy tonight in Jason Leffler. Prayers with your family!
Trevor Bayne @Tbayne21
I'm completely devastated to hear a bout Jason Leffler. It doesn't seem real. Pray for his family tonight
Billy Venturini @BillyVenturini
Heart goes out to the Leffler family. I've seen this more times than I've ever wanted from the sport I love. It kills a part of me each time
Frank Kimmel @frankkimmel
Tough to hear about the loss of @JasonLeffler.. It's so easy to forget how blessed we are everyday we wake up. #LEFturn
TJ Bell @TJBell_racing
The differences we have doesn't matter because at the end if the day we are one big racing family. #LEFturn
Nelson Piquet Jr. @NelsonPiquet
Racing is unfair sometimes.... Rest in peace Lefturn!
@INDYCAR extends its deepest sympathies and condolences to the family of Jason Leffler for their tragic loss. Jason was a USAC champion who made three INDYCAR starts, including the 2000 Indianapolis 500. Our thoughts and prayers are with his family during this difficult time.