The Amazing Life of John Fitch

The Amazing Life of John Fitch


Art Evans

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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 save 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