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No. 1 to Gordon Johncock? Al Unser Jr.

SOUTH BRANCH, Mich. – Gordon Johncock raced Indy cars for 18 seasons, won the series championship in 1976, and counted two Indianapolis 500 victories among his 25 career race wins. 132 more words


Trip Down Victory Lane: Eddie Cheever still outspoken

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Eddie Cheever disagreed with a word used Friday to describe him.

“I’m not feisty,” he said quickly. “I respond.” 1,453 more words


Tony Kanaan could make open-wheel history at Pocono

Tony Kanaan has additional motivation to win the ABC Supply 500 at Pocono Raceway — even if he didn’t know about it until earlier this week. 268 more words


Pit Pass: Al Unser Jr. will race 4 other Unsers this weekend

Al Unser Jr., now 53, still lights up a room with that big smile, those warm eyes and a hearty laugh. Of course, his stature as one of racing’s all-time greats is the ultimate sealer. 784 more words


Die-cast: Replicarz 1970 and '71 Indy 500 winners

Replicarz adds stunning 1:43 Unser Indy 500 winning Colts

By 1971 Al Unser was no longer just Bobby Unser’s younger brother, he was a 2-time Indianapolis 500 winner, while Bobby had won just once. 702 more words

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Al Unser to be recognized at Legends Day this May

Four-time Indianapolis 500 champion Al Unser will be recognized by the Indianapolis Motor Speedway this May, as 2015 marks 45 years since his first ‘500 win in 1970. 208 more words

NEWS: Replicarz plans 1:43 Indy winners

1970-71 Al Unser cars coming soon, plus Blue Crown Specials

I recently got a chance to see some pre-production photos of Replicarz’s latest Indy 500 die-cast models, these in 1:43 scale. 342 more words

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