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Paul Newman: Behind Blue Eyes

For a world-famous multiple award-winning actor, Paul Newman kept a low profile at the race track. He was just ‘one of the team’.

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Jim Rathmann, winner of the 1960 Indy 500

In November 2011 Jim Rathmann, the winner of the 1960 Indianapolis 500 died at the age of 83.

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Greg Moore: Part 5, from the heart.

“In honour of their collective ‘bad’ days, Greg renamed his Hard Rock party “The Vancouver Losers Club.”
After many requests from our growing number of readers, some brilliant rewarding comments, responses and reactions, here is the …

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“I’ll remember that day for the rest of my life” – How Dan Wheldon won the 2005 Indy 500

This story ran in the IndyCar Series magazine that the RACER group produced for IndyCar in 2005. I did these interviews a few days after Dan Wheldon’s first Indy 500 win, when the dust had …

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Video: Clive Wheldon pays tribute to his son Dan, who was “born to be a racer”

Dan Wheldon’s Dad thanks the fans and pays tribute to his son, ” a gentleman on and off the track”.
 

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Dan Wheldon, 1978-2011, tributes flow

Dan Wheldon: 1978-2011
Social media burst into life on Sunday Oct 16 after the horrifying crash that claimed the life of Dan Wheldon.

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270 Photos: Goodwood Festival of Speed 2011

I’ve run out of superlatives to describe this event, each year the anticipation builds as the weekend draws closer and each year the festival surpasses all my expectations. This year’s Goodwood Festival of Speed has …

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Photo Gallery: Goodwood Festival of Speed 2011 – Day 1 and 2

Enjoy these pics from Thursday and Friday at the 2011 Goodwood Festival of Speed
This year’s overall theme is ‘Racing Revolutions – Quantum leaps that shaped motor sport’ and Goodwood is showcasing automotive icons that trumpeted …