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Al Unser, Sr.: Teamwork
Video clip. Auto racing innovator Al Unser, Sr. discusses the importance of teamwork.
Bobby Unser: Getting More Force from Better Tire Traction
Video clip. Auto racing innovator Bobby Unser discusses how his race team looked differently at tire traction, which brought them success.
Carroll Shelby: Kinetic Energy and Brakes
Video clip. Auto racing innovator Carroll Shelby discusses the effects on kinetic energy on brakes, and how his team overcame this problem to win Le Mans.
Carroll Shelby: Passion
Video clip. Auto racing innovator Carroll Shelby encourages young people to find and pursue their passion, just as he has.
Dan Gurney: Innovations to Get More Force
Video clip. Auto racing innovator Jim Hall discusses a method his team developed to give the engine a boost.
Expert Insight on Henry Ford
Video interview with curator Bob Casey and article on Henry Ford, founder of Ford Motor Company, inventor of the Model T and innovator of the moving assembly line.
Jim Dilamarter: Education
Video clip. Auto racing innovator Jim Diamarter discusses the type of education and dedication needed to get to the top of the racing world.
Jim Dilamarter: Finding Your Fit
Video clip. Auto racing innovator Jim Dilamarter encourages others to find the right fit when choosing a career, just as he has.
Jim Dilamarter: Getting Downforce and Pushing Air
Video clip. Auto racing innovator Jim Diamarter discusses his favorite car, and how it uses downforce.
Jim Hall: Engineer to Go Faster
Video clip. Auto racing innovator Jim Hall explains the conflict between safety and speed on the race track.
Jim Hall: Learn By Doing
Video clip. Auto racing innovator Jim Hall discusses how he learned about engineering by experiencing it out on the racetrack.
Jim Hall: Safety Rules
Video clip. Auto racing innovator Jim Hall discusses how and why race safety rules are made.
Jim Hall: Self-Confidence
Video clip. Auto racing innovator Jim Hall recounts how he had the self-confidence to try something new and different on the race track.
Jim Hall: What Is Downforce?
Video clip. Auto racing innovator Jim Hall explains what downforce is, and the difference it makes in a race.
Lyn St. James: Learning from Mistakes
Video clip. Auto racing innovator Lyn St. James encouages young people to learn from mistakes, just as she did after crashing in her first auto race.
Lyn St. James: Organization
Video clip. Auto racing innovator Lyn St. James discusses the importance of organization for a successful race team.
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