THE AMAZING LIFE OF JOHN COOPER FITCH

Art Evans
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"A great read about an incredible man." - Carroll Shelby

THE DRAMATIC LIFE OF JOHN FITCH: Won more than 20 sports car races, Friend of JFK and Rose Kennedy, Boyfriend of Kathleen Kennedy, Won first race held in Buenos Aires, Kissed by Race-Queen Evita Peron, Shot down German Jet in his P-51, First SCCA National Racing Champion, Won his class at the 1955 Mille Miglia, Among first pilots in Europe in WWII, Turned Corvettes into real sports cars, Invented freeway safety barriers, Safety innovations that saved 1,000s of lives, Sailed the Gulf looking for German subs, POW liberated by General Patton, Won 1953 12-Hours of Sebring race, Won his class in 1951 Le Mans race, Helped make the movie Racers, Designed Lime Rock race course, Set new speed record at Daytona Beach, Won the Team Prize for GM at Sebring!

Format:
Format Trade Paperback 190 Pages
ISBN:
ISBN 9781583883297
Size:
Size5.50 in x 8.25 in x 0.50 in / 139.70 mm x 209.55 mm x 12.70 mm
Published:
Published Date November 19th, 2014
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