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Dan Gurney
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Old 01-14-2018, 09:11 PM
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Not even sure what to say. RIP.

https://www.reuters.com/article/us-m...-idUSKBN1F400T
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Old 01-14-2018, 11:09 PM
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Saw him race Formula 1 multiple times in the 1960's. An innovator in mechanical development, and from a family of innovators. The Gurney Alligators should go up in price now, as they were hand-made. I got his autograph at Daytona one year.
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Old 01-15-2018, 08:20 AM
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I started going to The Glen in 1968. He finished pretty well that day, if memory serves. F1 at Watkins Glen was an experience I'll never forget.
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Old 01-15-2018, 06:44 PM
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A true legend is lost - in a time when the word gets well overused. RIP
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