Racer John Paul Jr.

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John Paul Jr.’s driving career began in 1979 driving Formula Fords. The following year he joined his father’s racing team as co-driver in the IMSA series. After only two years of competing, John Paul Jr. started the 1982 season with back-to-back wins at Daytona and Sebring, and by the end of the season, he had clinched the championship at the age of 22, becoming IMSA’s youngest champion. He won the Michigan 500 CART race in 1983, followed by a second place finish at Le Mans in 1984. Additionally, John Paul Jr competed in the Indianapolis 500 seven times. To purchase his book, please visit http://johnmortonracing.net/5050-john-paul-jr

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