Browsing the "Dan Gurney" Tag

October 6, 2016 - 0 Comments

Regular #SpeedRead readers will recall Marshall Pruett’s eight-part series on “Weird and Wonderful Cars of the ‘500’” that appeared in the weeks leading up to the 100th...

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May 7, 2016 - 2 Comments

In this space for the last 10 Saturdays, we’ve discussed the greatest legends of the Indianapolis 500. You know them all by first names or a nickname: A.J.,...

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March 30, 2016 - 0 Comments

We’re chronicling 100 days of Indy 500 history on #SpeedRead leading up to the historic 100th Running. With 60 days to go, IMS Historian Donald Davidson explains another...

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February 5, 2016 - 0 Comments

In honor of Sunday’s Super Bowl, we dove into the photo vault for some looks back at visits from NFL Hall of Famers (or soon-to-be Hall of...

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July 8, 2015 - 0 Comments

Do you have a question for Indianapolis Motor Speedway Historian Donald Davidson? Ask via Twitter with the hashtag #AskDonald or on Facebook. For previous editions of “Ask...

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April 1, 2015 - 0 Comments

Do you have a question for Indianapolis Motor Speedway Historian Donald Davidson? Ask via Twitter with the hashtag #AskDonald or on Facebook. For previous editions of “Ask...

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January 14, 2015 - 0 Comments

A.J. Foyt turns 80 on Friday and we’re celebrating his career all week here on The Blog, plus on IndyCar.com and the IndyCar app. Today, Indianapolis Motor...

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November 13, 2014 - 0 Comments

Last month on the blog, Cassie Conklin gave us a peek inside the Indianapolis Motor Speedway “Zoo.” Seriously, we’ve seen horses, dogs, cats and ducks over the years...

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February 27, 2014 - 1 Comments

Working with a number of talented drivers through the years taught Clint Brawner a lesson: as he put it, “Race drivers will always jump to where the...

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November 7, 2011 - 6 Comments

Indianapolis Motor Speedway Historian Donald Davidson has been the expert on the history of the Racing Capital of the World since he arrived in Central Indiana in...

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