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Saturday, April 11, 2009
1951 Carrera Panamericana Mexico Road Race Program 1951
Original race program, from the 1951 Carrera Panamericana Mexico road race. The 2nd year for this legendary event. 32 pages, in Spanish. With a race schedule, results from the prior years race, etc. With an Entry List with driver photos as part of the program. Some of the "name" entrants included Alberto Ascari, Luigi Villoresi, Troy Ruttman, John Fitch, Ray Crawford, Hershel McGriff, Jack McAfee, Louis Chiron, Tony Bettenhausen, among others.