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by Gil de Ferran,NA,Steve Small,Ian Penberthy

  • Author: Gil de Ferran,NA,Steve Small,Ian Penberthy
  • ISBN: 1903135346
  • ISBN13: 978-1903135341
  • ePub: 1424 kb | FB2: 1972 kb
  • Language: English
  • Category: Automotive
  • Publisher: Motorbooks; 1st edition (October 2003)
  • Pages: 176
  • Rating: 4.6/5
  • Votes: 195
  • Format: lrf docx lit doc
Autocourse(tm) Indianapolis 500(r) ePub download

Autocourse Indianapolis 500 book. Gil de Ferran (Foreword).

Autocourse Indianapolis 500 book. One of the most renowned and respected titles in motor racing.

The 87th Indianapolis 500 was held at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway in Speedway, Indiana on Sunday, May 25, 2003

The 87th Indianapolis 500 was held at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway in Speedway, Indiana on Sunday, May 25, 2003. Two-time defending champion Hélio Castroneves won the pole position and was trying to become the first driver in Indy history to win three in a row. With 31 laps to go, however, Castroneves was passed by his Penske teammate Gil de Ferran, and the duo finished 1–2, with de Ferran winning his first Indy 500.

THE Indianapolis 500 is much more than merely the best known automobile race in the world. It is marvelously illustrated and wisely written

THE Indianapolis 500 is much more than merely the best known automobile race in the world. It is a cherished time-honored institution with a glorious history dating back more than one hundred years. It is marvelously illustrated and wisely written.

INDIANAPOLIS, May 25 (UPI) - Gil de Ferran spoiled Penske Racing teammate Helio Castroneves' shot at auto racing history Sunday by edging the two-time defending champion in the 87th running of the Indianapolis 500. Castroneves was attempting to become the first driver to wi. . Castroneves was attempting to become the first driver to win the race three years in a row, but De Ferran edged his fellow Brazilian by . 990 seconds and pushed team owner Roger Penske's record for victories at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway to 13. "The real thing that helped us was our fuel economy," Penske said. It kept us in great track position.

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Find sources: "1911 Indianapolis 500" – news · newspapers · books · scholar · JSTOR (May 2017) (Learn how and when to remove this template message). 2 Jagersberger was Austrian-born.

Gil de Ferran (born November 11, 1967 in Paris, France) is a French-born Brazilian professional racing driver and team owner

Gil de Ferran (born November 11, 1967 in Paris, France) is a French-born Brazilian professional racing driver and team owner. De Ferran was the 2000 and 2001 Champ Car champion driving for Team Penske and the winner of the 2003 Indianapolis 500. He also finished runner-up in the American Le Mans Series LMP1 class with his own de Ferran Motorsports. Inspired by the success of fellow Brazilian Emerson Fittipaldi, de Ferran began his career in kart racing in the early 1980s.

turn, allowing teammate Gil de Ferran to pull to the inside and pass for the lead. Mauri Rose, won a third straight race for their car owner, as de Ferran.

prevailed again on lap 169, as pole- sitter and two-time defending champion Helio Castroneves was held up behind lap car . Foyt IV coming out of the second turn, allowing teammate Gil de Ferran to pull to the inside and pass for the lead. With downforce settings chosen throughout the race field for the day inhibiting passing with ease in the open, de Ferran was able to hold off his teammate to the end for the win, almost equalling the outcome of 1949, where Bill Holland, teammate to then two-time defending winner Mauri Rose, won a third straight race for their car owner, as de Ferran.

One of the most renowned and respected titles in motor racing is teaming up with one of the sport's most famous events, to produce the AUTOCOURSE Indianapolis 500(tm) Official Yearbook, the 2003 edition due in September. This new Yearbook will faithfully cover one of the greatest motor races in the world, employing the very best in sports writing and photography, to capture the spectacle, thrills and drama of the event. Features and interviews profile the personalities of the race, the drivers, key team personnel and famous names and moments from the Indy 500(tm)-mile race's great past. The race and the supporting events are reported in detail, and comprehensive results statistics provide an authoritative record.Hardcover - 9-1/2" x 12-1/2" - 176 pages - 250 color'