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People in the world of motorsports inspire us with their daring and their skill. The death of a NASCAR or Indy great can conjure memories of their past accomplishments and create a collective sense of loss and nostalgia. This memorial site was created to honor and remember motorsports legends, as well as the journalists and broadcasters who have celebrated their achievements.
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8/5/2017

Motorsports Memorials: Remembering the life, death and legacy of Roy Lunn

Roy Lunn, the British-born automotive engineer who designed sports cars and the S.U.V., died Aug. 5, 2017, in Santa Barbara, Calif. of complications from a stroke, according to the New York Times. He was 92. Lunn was described by peers as an automotive engineering genius and had a knack designing cars that people didn’t yet know they wanted to drive. He oversaw development of the engine and chassis of the experimental Ford Mustang I. The two-seat sports car was the precursor to the...
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