Indy Cars of the 1940s



by Karl Ludvigsen. Soft cover,125 pages, 119 pictures. For the Old World, caught up in the traumas of a bitter conflict, America's Indianapolis 500-mile race was a New-World beacon of auto-racing speed and excitement during the 1940's. while racing stopped in Europe in 1939, the Indy 500 raced on in 1940 and '41. The post-war years brought new exotic machines including Fageol's twin engined four-wheel drive car, the front-drive Blue Crowns, and rear-engined Tucker Millers. In addition the first Kurtis racers and the awesome Novi debuted. This book bring to dramatic life the spectacle and excitement of the 1940-1949 era at the Speedway.

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1197-EA $24.95

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