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Richard R. Simon, II MP

Dick Simon (born September 21, 1933 in Sandy, Utah) is one of the oldest men to ever have raced in the Indianapolis 500. He was 55 years old during his final Indy 500 start in 1988. A multiple starter ...

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Dan Gurney MP

Newport Beach, Orange, California, USA

Daniel Sexton Gurney (born April 13, 1931) is a retired American racing driver, race car constructor, and team owner. The son of a Metropolitan Opera star, he was born in Port Jefferson, New York, bu...

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Raymond Lee Fox, Jr. (deceased)

Ray Fox, Jr. was a long-time employee of Robert Yates Racing until his death

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Raymond Lee Fox, Sr. MP (1916 - 2014)

Raymond Lee Fox, Sr. (May 28, 1916 – June 15, 2014) was an American engine builder, NASCAR car owner and NASCAR engine inspector. His cars won fourteen NASCAR Grand National (now Sprint Cup) eve...

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Michael Schumacher MP (1969 - d.)

Michael Schumacher (German pronunciation: [ˈmɪçaʔɛl ˈʃuːmaxɐ]); born 3 January 1969) is a retired German racing driver. Schumacher is a se...

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Tony George Jr. MP

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Jarrod Krisiloff MP

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Kyle Krisiloff MP

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Kyle Krisiloff (born March 3, 1986) is an American race car driver. He is the son of former Champ Car racer, Steve Krisiloff, the nephew of Tony George, and the ...

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Steve Krisiloff MP

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Steve Krisiloff (born July 7, 1946, Parsippany-Troy Hills, New Jersey), is a former driver in the USAC and CART Championship Car series. He raced in the 1969...

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Ed Carpenter MP

Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana, USA

Growing up with the Indianapolis Motor Speedway in his backyard with Laura and step-father Tony George as parents, Carpenter was no stranger to racing. However, he was made aware early on by his parent...

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Laura George MP

Laura Livvix George, co-owner of Vision Racing competing fulltime in the Indy Racing League® IndyCar® Series, was born in Terre Haute, Ind., and raised in nearby Marshall, Ill. She attend...

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Mari Hulman George MP

Mari Hulman George, born Mary Antonia Hulman on December 26, 1934, in Terre Haute, Indiana, is the daughter of Anton "Tony" Hulman and Mary Fendrich Hulman, prominent Indiana philanthropists and busine...

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Tony George MP

Anton Hulman "Tony" George (born December 30, 1959) is the former President and CEO of the Indianapolis Motor Speedway and Hulman & Company, serving from 1989 to 2009. He was also formerly on the Board...

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Elmer George (1928 - 1976)

Find a Grave Birth: Jul. 5, 1928 Death: May 31, 1976 Versatile race car driver who was a 3-time veteran of the Indianapolis 500. He married Mari Hulman and became the son-in-law of then Indiana...

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Mary Hulman (1905 - 1998)

Find a Grave Birth: Mar. 13, 1905 Death: Apr. 10, 1998 Wife of Anton Hulman, Jr. She was the heir of a fortune from her family's Evansville, Indiana cigar-making business, that exceeded her hus...

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Tony Hulman Jr (1901 - 1977)

Find a Grave Birth: Feb. 2, 1901 Death: Oct. 27, 1977 Businessman. Yale-educated, he inherited a multimillion-dollar company, Hulman and Company, when his father died in 1942. "Clabber Girl" ba...

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Bob Darland MP (1933 - 2002)

Find a Grave Birth: Sep. 16, 1933 Death: Oct. 18, 2002 Family links: Parents: Willard Archie Darland (1897 - 1961) Ethel Josephine Armstrong Darland (1898 - 1972) Spouse: Thres...

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Dave Darland MP

David Lee Darland (born September 4, 1966) in Kokomo, Indiana, is an American auto racing driver who was the 1997 USAC Silver Crown Champion, 1999 USAC National Sprint Car Champion, and 2001 and 2002 U...

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Joe Ruttman MP

Franklin, Williamson, Tennessee, USA

Joe Ruttman (born October 28, 1944), is a retired American stock car racing driver who competed in NASCAR's Sprint Cup Series, Nationwide Series, and Camping World Truck Series. With 13 career wins in ...

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Troy Rutman, Jr. MP (1950 - 1969)

Find a Grave Birth: Dec. 17, 1950 Death: May 4, 1969 Race car driver. His father, Troy Ruttman Sr., at age 21 was the youngest driver ever to win the Indianapolis 500 in 1952. Troy Jr., though,...

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Troy Ruttman, Sr. MP (1930 - 1997)

Find a Grave Birth: Mar. 11, 1930 Death: May 19, 1997 Race car driver. At age 22, he became the youngest driver to win the Indianapolis 500 in 1952. He was 6'4" tall and physically towered over...

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Gary Bettenhausen MP (1941 - 2014)

Find a Grave Birth: Nov. 18, 1941 Blue Island Cook County Illinois, USA Death: Mar. 16, 2014 Monrovia Morgan County Indiana, USA Race Car Driver. He was a member of a racing family consisting o...

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Merle Bettenhausen MP

Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana, USA

Merle Bettenhausen (born June 9, 1943) is a former American race car driver. The second oldest member of the Bettenhausen racing family, he is the son of Tony Bettenhausen and the brother of Gary Bette...

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Tony Bettenhausen Jr. MP (1951 - 2000)

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Jim McElreath MP

Jim McElreath (born February 18, 1928, Arlington, Texas), is a former driver in the USAC and CART Championship Car series. Jim began his racing career in 1945 at the age of 17. He raced stock cars in...

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Sir Frank Williams CBE MP

Sir Francis Owen Garbett Williams CBE (born 16 April 1942) is founder and team principal of the Williams Formula One racing team. Born in South Shields, County Durham (now Tyne and Wear), England, so...

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Kraig Kinser MP

Kraig Kinser (born October 8, 1984, Bloomington, Indiana) is an American race car driver. He was previously a member of the Ginn Racing driver development program. He is the son of the champion World...

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Randy Kinser MP

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Bobby Grim MP (1924 - 1995)

Find a Grave Birth: Sep. 4, 1924 Coal City Owen County Indiana, USA Death: Jun. 14, 1995 Indianapolis Marion County Indiana, USA Race car driver. Father in law of the late Sheldon Kinser, 1977,...

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Sheldon Ray Kinser, Sr. MP (1942 - 1988)

Find a Grave Birth: Dec. 9, 1942 Bloomington Monroe County Indiana, USA Death: Aug. 1, 1988 Bloomington Monroe County Indiana, USA Race car driver. 1977, 81, 82 United States Auto Club (USAC) N...

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Ross Cheever MP

Ross Cheever (born April 12, 1964 in Rome, Italy) is an American race car driver and is the younger brother of former Formula One driver and Indianapolis 500 champion Eddie Cheever. Born in Rome, Ross ...

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Eddie Cheever III MP

Edward Mackay "Eddie" Cheever III[ (born 6 June 1993) is an Italian-American racing driver. He is the son of the retired Formula One driver Eddie Cheever.

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Eddie Cheever MP

Aspen, Pitkin, Colorado, USA

Edward "Eddie" McKay Cheever, Jr. (born January 10, 1958 in Phoenix, Arizona) is an American racing driver who raced for almost thirty years in Formula One, sports cars, CART and the Indy Racing League...

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Sid Collins MP (1922 - 1977)

Sid Collins (born Sidney Cahn Jr.) (July 17, 1922 – May 2, 1977) was an American broadcaster best known as the radio voice of the Indianapolis 500-Mile Race on the Indianapolis Motor Speedway Ra...

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Jim Nabors MP

While better known as an actor thanks to his immortal role as television's bumbling Gomer Pyle, Jim Nabors became a popular guest on variety shows in the 1960s and 1970s (including two specials of his ...

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Gordon "Gordy" Johncock MP

Gordon Johncock (born 25 August 1936, Hastings, Michigan) is a former racing driver, best known as a two-time winner of the Indianapolis 500 and the 1976 USAC Marlboro Championship Trail champion. Jo...

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Cody Unser MP

In 1999, the racing world was stunned to hear the news that 12 year old Cody Unser, oldest daughter of Champ Car driver Al Unser, Jr. and his wife Shelley, had contracted a little known disease, Transv...

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Al Unser III MP

Alfred Richard Unser, A.K.A. “Just Al”, was born in 1982, the first son of Al Unser Jr. and former wife Shelley. Unlike many of his Unser predecessors, Al was not sure as a youngster that...

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Robby Unser MP

Robby Unser, youngest son of Bobby Unser and second wife Norma, was born in 1968. He was racing go-karts at the age of 8, winning the New Mexico International Karting Federation road-racing and dirt di...

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Bobby Unser, Jr. MP

Bobby Unser, Jr., son of Bobby Unser and first wife Barbara, was born in 1955. As a youngster Bobby Jr. raced go-Karts and then Sprint cars, often times racing with his cousin, Al Unser, Jr. By the ear...

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Bobby Unser Sr. MP

The third son of Jerry and Mary Unser, born in 1934, Bobby (Robert William) Unser began his racing career driving his father’s cars in the annual Mexican road race at age 15 and by the time he w...

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Al Unser, Jr. MP

Al Unser, Jr., nicknamed “Little Al”, son of Al Unser, Sr. and first wife Wanda, was born in Albuquerque in 1962. His father and uncle having already earned fame behind the wheel before h...

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Jerry Unser, Jr. (1932 - 1959)

Find a Grave Birth: Nov. 15, 1932 Colorado Springs El Paso County Colorado Death: May 17, 1959 Indianapolis Marion County Indiana Member of the famous racing Unser family. Unser was injured whi...

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Louis Jefferson Unser MP (1932 - 2004)

Louis (Louie) Unser, the younger of the twins born to Jerry Sr. and Mary Unser, was born in 1932. Louie was a scrawny kid who stuttered, but he was also known for getting into fights with those who gav...

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Joseph J. Unser MP (1897 - 1929)

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Johnny Unser MP

Johnny Unser (born October 22, 1958 in Long Beach, California) is a former race car driver. He is the son of open wheel driver Jerry Unser, cousin of Al Unser, Jr. and Robby Unser, nephew of Al Unser a...

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Al Unser, Sr. MP

Alfred "Al" Unser (born May 29, 1939) is an American automobile racing driver, the younger brother of fellow racing drivers Jerry and Bobby Unser, and father of Al Unser, Jr.. Now retired, he is the ...

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Huntley L. Gordon MP (1883 - 1967)

Huntley Gordon (September 5, 1883—December 15, 1967) was an American racing driver. Gordon made six American Championship Car Racing starts on the west coast in 1914 and 1915. His best finish ...

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Marlene Gordon (deceased)

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“Baja Bob” Gordon MP (1920 - 2004)

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Luigi Chinetti (1901 - 1994)

Luigi Chinetti (July 17, 1901 – August 17, 1994) was an Italian-born racecar driver, who emigrated to the United States during World War II and became an American citizen. He was a driver in 2...

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David Wishart Hobbs MP

[ David Wishart Hobbs[1] (born 9 June 1939 in Royal Leamington Spa, England] is a British former racing driver. Originally employed as a commentator for the Speed Channel, he currently works as a com...

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John Andretti MP

John Andretti (born March 12, 1963) is an American race car driver. He has won in CART, IMSA GTP, Rolex Sports Car Series, and NASCAR. He was the last NASCAR driver to win a Cup race for the Petty Ente...

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Aldo Andretti MP

Nazareth, Northampton, Pennsylvania, USA

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Aldo Andretti (born February 28, 1940 in Montona d'Istria, Italy (now Motovun, Croatia)) is the twin brother of Mario Andretti and the father of John Andretti an...

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Mario Andretti MP

Mario Andretti Aktivne godine 1968. - 1972., 1974. - 1982. Momčad(i) Lotus, March, Ferrari, Parnelli, Alfa Romeo, Williams Utrke 131 (128 startova) Prvenstva 1 (1978.) Pobjede 12 ...

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Michael Thackwell MP

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Michael Thackwell (born 30 March 1961 in Papakura, Auckland, New Zealand [1]) is a former racing driver, who participated in a number of prominent racing categor...

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Lisa Brabham MP

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Matthew Brabham MP

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Geoff Brabham MP

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Geoff Brabham (born 20 March 1952) is an Australian racing driver. Brabham spent the majority of his racing career in the United States. He raced successfully ...

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Gary Brabham MP

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David Brabham MP

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Sam Brabham MP

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Sir John Arthur "Jack" Brabham, AO, OBE MP (1926 - 2014)

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Sir John Arthur "Jack" Brabham, AO, OBE (2 April 1926 - May 19, 2014) was an Australian former racing driver who was Formula One champion in 1959, 1960 and 1966....

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Joie Chitwood, III MP

Joie Chitwood III serves as president of International Speedway Corporation’s flagship motorsports facility -- Daytona International Speedway (DIS). As president of DIS, Chitwood oversees all sp...

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Joie Chitwood MP (1912 - 1988)

George Rice "Joie" Chitwood (April 14, 1912 – January 3, 1988) was an American racecar driver and businessman. He is best known as a daredevil in the Joie Chitwood Thrill Show. Born in Denison...

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Sebastian Stahl MP

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Ralf Schumacher MP

Ralf Schumacher (born 30 June 1975) is a retired German racing driver, and the younger brother of seven-time Formula One World Champion Michael Schumacher.[1] His own Formula One career spanned 11 seas...

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Johnny Parsons MP

Johnny Parsons (born August 26, 1944 in Van Nuys, California) is an American racecar driver. Parsons is the son of Arza and 1950 Indianapolis 500 winner Johnnie Parsons. His parents divorced, and Joh...

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Johnnie Woodrow Parsons MP (1918 - 1984)

Johnnie Woodrow Parsons (July 4, 1918 – September 8, 1984) was an American race car driver from Los Angeles, California who won the Indianapolis 500 in 1950. Parsons had the dubious distinctio...

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Pancho Carter MP

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Duane C. Carter, Sr. (1913 - 1993)

Duane Carter (May 5, 1913 – May 7, 1993) was an American race car driver. He raced midget cars, sprint cars, and IndyCars. Carter was born in Fresno, California, and he died in Indianapolis, Ind...

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Fred L. "Freddie" Agabashian MP (1913 - 1989)

Find a Grave Birth: Aug. 21, 1913 Death: Oct. 13, 1989 Auto Race Car Driver. He was an 11-time veteran of the Indianapolis 500 who is best remembered as the winner of the pole position for the ...

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Betty Skelton Frankman (1926 - 2011)

Betty Skelton Erde (June 28, 1926 – August 31, 2011) was a land speed record holder and aerobatics pilot who set 17 aviation and automobile records. She was known as The First Lady of Firsts, ...

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Louis Meyer, Sr. MP (1904 - 1995)

Find a Grave Birth: Jul. 21, 1904 Death: Oct. 11, 1995 Racing legend. Winner of the Indianapolis 500 in 1928, 1933 and 1936, becoming the first three-time winner of the Classic. A leading conte...

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George Bignotti MP (1918 - 2013)

The Los Angeles Times George Bignotti Chief mechanic for 7 Indy 500 winners George Bignotti, 97, who set a record as the chief mechanic for seven winners of the Indianapolis 500, died in his slee...

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Mary Ward (1827 - 1869)

) Mary Ward (27 April 1827 – 31 August 1869) was an Anglo Irish amateur scientist who was killed when she fell under the wheels of an experimental steam car built by her cousins. As the even...

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Alfonso de Portago (1928 - 1957)

Alfonso Antonio Vicente Eduardo Angel Blas Francisco de Borja Cabeza de Vaca y Leighton, Marquis of Portago, best known as Alfonso de Portago (October 11, 1928 – May 12, 1957) was a racing dri...

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Sir Henry Segrave (1896 - 1930)

Sir Henry O'Neil de Hane Segrave (22 September 1896 – 13 June 1930) was famous for setting three land speed records and the water speed record. He was the first person to hold both the land an...

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Donald Campbell (1921 - 1967)

Donald Malcolm Campbell CBE (23 March 1921 – 4 January 1967) was a British speed record breaker who broke eight absolute world speed records on water and on land in the 1950s and 1960s. He rem...

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Sir Malcolm Campbell (1885 - 1948)

Sir Malcolm Campbell (11 March 1885 – 31 December 1948) was an English racing motorist and motoring journalist. He gained the world speed record on land and on water at various times during th...

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Nelsinho Piquet MP

Nelson Angelo Tamsma Piquet Souto Maior, mais conhecido como Nelsinho Piquet ou Nelson Piquet Jr. 1 (Heidelberg, 25 de julho de 1985), é um automobilista brasileiro nascido na Alemanha. Transfer...

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Nelson Piquet MP

Nelson Piquet Souto Maior (Rio de Janeiro, 17 de agosto de 1952) é um ex-automobilista brasileiro, campeão do mundo de Fórmula 1 em 1981, 1983 e 1987. Biografia Piquet nasceu n...

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Jason Leffler MP (1975 - 2013)

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Jason Leffler (September 16, 1975 – June 12, 2013) was an American racing driver from Long Beach, California. Leffler began racing in the open-wheel ranks...

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Bruno Senna MP (1983 - d.)

Bruno Senna , born 15 October 1983 in São Paulo) is a Brazilian and former Formula One racing driver and the nephew of the late three-time Formula One world champion Ayrton Senna. His mother is ...

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Ayrton Senna MP (1960 - 1994)

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Ayrton Senna da Silva (pronounced [aˈiɾtõ ˈsenɐ da ˈsiwvɐ] ; 21 March 1960 – 1 May 1994) was a Brazilian ...

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Derek Daly MP

Noblesville, Hamilton, Indiana, USA

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Derek Daly (born 11 March 1953 in Ballinteer, Dublin) is a former racing driver from Ireland. He won the 1977 British Formula Three Championship, and competed as...

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Dick Trickle MP (1941 - 2013)

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Marty Houston MP

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Marty Houston (born January 7, 1968, in Hickory, North Carolina), is a former driver in NASCAR. His younger brother, Andy and father Tommy Houston have driven in...

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Tommy Houston MP

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Tommy Houston, (born on January 29, 1945) is a retired NASCAR Busch Series' drivers. Over his career, Houston and Jack Ingram became known as the pair journeymen...

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Andy Houston MP

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Andy Houston (born November 7, 1970 in Hickory, North Carolina) is a veteran of the NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series, scoring three wins. Houston is the son of lege...

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Damon Hill OBE MP

From Wikipedia Damon Graham Devereux Hill OBE (born 17 September 1960) is a retired British racing driver from England. He is the son of the late Graham Hill, and is the only son of a world champion ...

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Graham Hill OBE MP (1929 - 1975)

Find a Grave Birth: Feb. 15, 1929 Death: Nov. 29, 1975 Auto Race Car Driver. He was a Formula 1 racing champion, having won championships in 1962 and 1968. He died when the plane he was pilotin...

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Junior Johnson MP

Charlotte, Mecklenburg, North Carolina, USA

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Robert Glenn Johnson, Jr. (born June 28, 1931), better known as Junior Johnson, is one of the early superstars of NASCAR in the 1950s and 1960s. He won 50 NASCAR...

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Hiram Percy Maxim (1869 - 1936)

Hiram Percy Maxim (September 2, 1869 – February 17, 1936) was co-founder of the American Radio Relay League (ARRL) and originally had the amateur call signs SNY, 1WH, 1ZM, (after World War I) ...

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Albert C. Bostwick, Sr. (1876 - 1911)

Sportsman and clubman Albert C. Bostwick married Marie Stokes. During his brief lifetime (he was 35 when he died), he was a renowned auto enthusiast, setting several land speed records in the U.S. and ...

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Woolf 'Babe' Barnato MP (1895 - 1948)

Biography St Judes United Church Cemetery, Surrey, England Birth: September 27, 1895 London, England Death: July 27, 1948 (52) Immediate Family: Son of Barney Barnato and Frances Christina Barn...

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Earl Bell Gilmore MP (1887 - 1964)

Find a Grave Birth: 1887 Death: Feb. 26, 1964 Entrepreneur. Earl Bell Gilmore was the son of Arthur F. Gilmore, founder of Gilmore Oil Company in Los Angeles. Besides expanding the oil company,...

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Jim Hurtubise MP (1932 - 1989)

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Jim Hurtubise (December 5, 1932 – January 6, 1989) was an American race car driver who raced in USAC Champ Cars (including the Indianapolis 500), as well ...

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Swede Savage (1946 - 1973)

Find a Grave Birth: Aug. 26, 1946 Death: Jul. 2, 1973 Race Car Driver. Born in San Bernardino, California, he was one of the most promising race drivers of his era. He began racing in Soap Box ...

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Art Pollard MP (1927 - 1973)

A tribute to Art Pollard by his children From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Art Pollard (May 5, 1927 - May 12, 1973), was an American racecar driver. Born in Dragon, Utah, Pollard died in Indi...

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