AUTO RACING: Eddie Rickenbacker in Maxwell race car at Indianapolis. Eddie Rickenbacker was a famous racecar driver and WWI flying ace. After the war he was vice-president of a company that produced a car named the Rickenbacker.
First Lieutenant E. [Eddie] Rickenbacker, Aero Squadron, American ace, standing up in his Spad plane. Near Rembercourt, France. Records of the Office of the Chief Signal Officer National Archives Identifier: 530773
Jim Clark, photographed in his Lotus 38 the day after winning the Indy 500 race in Jim won two world championships and was the first non-American to win the Indy (OK, this is not an car) [Photo: IMS Photo]