Dan Wheldon adds to Indy mystique

Updated: May 31, 2011, 12:53 PM ET
By Terry Blount | ESPN.com

INDIANAPOLIS -- An ending no one could imagine, even in a historic and storied race that started 100 years ago and has given fans a little bit of everything.

But you've just gotta believe.

Devastating disappointment for a talented rookie in J.R. Hildebrand, who slammed into the wall when the Indianapolis 500 checkered flag was in sight.

And surprising jubilation for Dan Wheldon, who zoomed past Hildebrand's shattered machine and reached the finish line about 100 ...

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