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1965 Jim Clark and Indy 500. The only driver in history to win Indianapolis and F1 World Championship in the same year.

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1965 Lotus Ford driven by Jim Clark to win the Indianapolis 500. First Indy 500 win for a rear-engined car.

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Jackie Stewart - No photo sums up this beautiful yet brutal era of Grand Prix racing quite like this one.

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Indypacecars.com - 1978 pace car, Chevy Corvette. 25 years after the birth of "America's Sports Car", the Corvette finally got a chance to pace the Indy 500 in 1978. The car, powered by a 220-horsepower, 5.7L V-8 engine, was the first Pace Car in history to use an entirely stock drivetrain. The pace car was driven by 1960 Indy 500 winner Jim Rathmann, his fifth time at the wheel of the pace car.

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1974 McLaren M16C Indy Race Car. The 1974 McLaren M16C Indy Car was an Offenhauser-powered open-wheeled racer that won the 1974 Indy 500 – the car and its driver, Johnny Rutherford, would lead for 59 of the last 60 laps before taking their historic win at the Brickyard.

1974 McLaren M16C Indy Race Car. The 1974 McLaren M16C Indy Car was an Offenhauser-powered open-wheeled racer that won the 1974 Indy 500 – the car and its driver, Johnny Rutherford, would lead for 59 of the last 60 laps before taking their historic win at the Brickyard.

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Reynard 95i 1995 | Winner Indy 500´95 #27 J. Villeneuve | FORMULA models FM08 1/43

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