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Andy Granatelli dies at 90; auto racing legend and businessman
Andy Granatelli dies at 90; auto racing legend and businessman

Andy Granatelli, a flamboyant race car driver turned businessman who became a household name with TV commercials for his STP fuel and oil additives, died Sunday at a Santa Barbara hospital. He was 90. Granatelli died of congestive heart failure, his wife, Dolly, said. Over the course of his career, he was inducted into 19 engineering and motorsport halls of fame, including, in 2002, the hall of fame at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. A natural promoter, he designed and owned cutting-edge cars raced at Indy and marketed his achievements with flair, decking himself and his crew out in pajama-like white suits covered with red STP stickers. -------------------- FOR THE RECORD: Andy...

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