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Johnny Rutherford, Indy champ

Hal Higdon

Johnny Rutherford, Indy champ

by Hal Higdon

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Published by Putnam in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Rutherford, Johnny, 1938- -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Rutherford, Johnny, 1938- ,
    • Automobile racing drivers -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Automobile racing drivers.

    • About the Edition

      A biography of the champion racing driver who after many tries won the Indianapolis 500 in 1976.

      Edition Notes

      Includes index.

      Statementby Hal Higdon.
      SeriesPutnam sport shelf
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGV1032.R87 H53 1980
      The Physical Object
      Pagination126 p. :
      Number of Pages126
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4735095M
      ISBN 100399611363
      LC Control Number78024397
      OCLC/WorldCa4503407

        Johnny Rutherford, the three-time Indy champion, is out of this year's race. He suffered a broken right ankle and fractures to bones in his left foot in a .   Start of the March Champ Car race at Hanford Motor Speedway This is an evolving history of Marchbanks Speedway, a racetrack just south of Hanford, Calif., that went by several names and layouts over its two-decade life. Marchbanks, aka Hanford Motor Speedway, remains little known today but was the first superspeedway west of the Mississippi, and hosted big-name NASCAR and Indy .

      This book is the official reference for North American Indy car racing statistics dating to , including the sanctioning bodies of AAA, USAC, CART/Champ Car and the Indy Racing League/ INDYCAR. The compilation approach – conceived and seen to fruition many years ago by dedicated individu- 10 Johnny Rutherford 27 8/1/ Atlanta USAC. Johnny Rutherford, Indy champ Book by Hal Higdon; Wiki Authority Control Authority control is a method of creating and maintaining index terms for bibliographical material in a library catalogue. The links produced by the authority control template on Wikipedia go to authority control data in worldwide library catalogues.

        Johnny Rutherford career ‘” starts: 24 (, , ) Visit for tickets to the th Indianapolis presented by Gainbridge, GMR Grand Prix, Harvest GP and all other activities at IMS.   Johnny and Betty Rutherford are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary appropriately at a racetrack. They met in May when he was a rookie driver at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway and where she was working as a registered nurse.


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Johnny Rutherford, Indy Champ Customer Review. John Sherman "Johnny" Rutherford III (born Ma ), also known as "Lone Star JR", is an American former automobile racing is one of ten drivers to win the Indianapolis at least three times, winning in, and Rutherford began racing modified stock cars in and he also dabbled in stock car racing, making 35 NASCAR Cup Series starts from to on three book projects: RON The People’s Champ.

As a bonus, the book is annotated with reflections from “eyewitnesses” who have seen Darland through the prisms of their own personal and professional relationships, whether as car owner, mechanic, rival driver, or family member.

Johnny Rutherford, and many more, as well as intimate. Johnny Rutherford fresh from his first Indianapolis win qualified outside the front row, with Bobby Unser starting third and Wally Dallenbach fourth. Gary Bettenhausen, Gordon Johncock, Lloyd Ruby, Steve Krisiloff, Al Unser and Tom Sneva filled out the top   On the left, the #17 Bell Lines Trucking Silnes-Offy as raced in by Roger McCluskey, Bobby Grim, and Johnny Rutherford.

On the right, the #2 Leader Card Watson-Offy, raced in by Rodger Ward. Inthis is the car Jimmy Bryan was killed in: Vince H. Johnny Rutherford, dubbed ‘Lone Star JR’ dues to his Texas heritage, is one of only nine men to have won the Indianapolis three times or more.

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All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. The spine may show signs of wear. Pages can include limited notes and highlighting, and the copy can include previous owner inscriptions. Johnny Rutherford Indy Champ Putnam Sport Shelf HCDJ EUC. Excellent-used condition; ex-library, price on jacket is not clipped.

Library stamp/sticker inside front cover end page and back end page has loan pocket. Library binding, mylar cover has protected cover well with minimal shelf wear/rubbing of cover corners.

>Measures /4" x /4" x 3/4" and consists of pages. Various organizations have awarded a season-long, points-based National Championship of open-wheel racing in the United States, first inand consistently since As ofthe top-level American open wheel racing championship is the IndyCar Series.

AJ with his Indy car driver AJ and Richard Petty A J and Johnny Rutherford A J and George Snider # 1 Champ Dirt Car # 5 # 1 # 1 midget # 1 at Golden State in # 1 at the Grove A J and Johnny Rutherford A J throwing a roostertail on the top around Parnelli Jones.

A part-time driver fromRutherford concentrated on the mile races until his final (failed) qualifying attempt at Indianapolis in Johnny Rutherford has since worked as a television analyst and as an ambassador for the IndyCar Series. He retired a true star with 27 Indycar/Champ Car victories to.

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