Dan Gurney at the 1963 Indianapolis 500, May 1963

Summary

Dan Gurney forged one of the most versatile and successful careers in motorsport. His 51 wins as a driver included Grand Prix, Indy Car, NASCAR and Sports Car events. His accomplishments as an engineer, car builder and team owner, with his company All American Racers, included the "Gurney Flap" spoiler extension, the innovative Alligator motorcycle, and 158 AAR-built Eagle race cars.

Dan Gurney forged one of the most versatile and successful careers in motorsport. His 51 wins as a driver included Grand Prix, Indy Car, NASCAR and Sports Car events. His accomplishments as an engineer, car builder and team owner, with his company All American Racers, included the "Gurney Flap" spoiler extension, the innovative Alligator motorcycle, and 158 AAR-built Eagle race cars.

Artifact

Slide (Photograph)

Subject Date

May 1963

Creators

Friedman, Dave 

Collection Title

Dave Friedman Collection 

 On Exhibit

By Request in the Benson Ford Research Center

Object ID

2009.158.476

Credit

From the Collections of The Henry Ford.

Color

Multicolored

Dimensions

Height: 2 in

Width: 2 in

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