2006.6 Nov/Dec 2006

2006.6 Nov/Dec 2006

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The Super Team
Members of the media dubbed them Super Team. They enjoyed a hefty sponsorship package that included a major tobacco company. Their driver lineup featured three of the best in the business that accounted for three consecutive Indy-car championships. Looking after the drivers and their equipment were some of the best mechanics and engineers in racing.

A TROUBLED WINNER
With enormous driving talent, Kelly Petillo won both the Indy 500 and AAA Championship in 1935, but personal gremlins put him in prison and ended his career.

THE COLLIER COLLECTION: CORVETTE GRAND SPORT
In the early days of Corvette racing, the lightweight Grand Sport was the Holy Grail, but it never completed its mission.

MY FAVORITE RACE: DAN GURNEY
Racing great Dan Gurney found success in many forms of motorsport, but one of his favorite races was behind the wheel of an Indy car in 1967.

Fitness Primer, Part 2
Salon: 1955 Kurtis-Kraft
Le Mans Museum
Vintage Garages: Nick Colonna
Brock Yates Column
Brian Redman Column
Auctions: Racing Across The Block

Vintage Event Coverage:
Monterey Historics
Goodwood Revival
GRL Rolex Vintage Festival
HMSA Portland Historic Races
SOVREN Pacific NW Historics
VSCCA Pittsburgh Vintage GP
Greenwich Concours