Hayden tributes: Famous names honour ‘The Kentucky Kid’
Tributes from across the motorsport world have flooded in for 2006 MotoGP champion Nicky Hayden following the tragic passing of the popular American racer on Monday.
It was announced on Monday that the 35-year-old Kentucky native succumbed to injuries sustained in a cycling accident in Italy that occurred last Wednesday.
Hayden's passing prompted a wave of tributes not only from the two-wheeled racing community but also some big names from across Formula 1, NASCAR, IndyCar and many other disciplines.
Motorsport.com has assembled a selection of these below.
Obituary: Nicky Hayden, 1981-2017
Nicky Hayden: An outstanding career in pictures