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Indy 500's history is fascinating

To the Editor:

As a lifelong Indy 500 fan who grew up less than an hour from the Indianapolis Motor Speedway, I really enjoyed Ralph Kramer's article on Louis Chevrolet ("Louis Chevrolet: His gift was cars, not corporations," A Century of Chevrolet, Oct. 31).

If Kramer consulted with Indy 500 historian Donald Davidson, I'm sure they had a great and lengthy conversation. Otherwise, I recommend giving Davidson a call. I promise Kramer will be fascinated.

Davidson is a walking encyclopedia of Indy 500 facts and has stories on every driver and car owner who ever participated there.

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