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Auto racing legend Andy Granatelli dies at 90
Auto racing legend Andy Granatelli dies at 90

MONTECITO, Calif.  — Andy Granatelli, the former CEO of STP motor oil company who made a mark on motorsports as a car owner, innovator and entrepreneur, has died. He was 90. Granatelli's son, Vince, said his father died Sunday of congestive heart failure at a Santa Barbara hospital. Granatelli is a member of the International Motorsports Hall of Fame, the Motorsports Hall of Fame of America and the Indianapolis Motor Speedway Hall of Fame. PHOTOS: Notable deaths of 2013 “Everything he did was bigger than life,” Vince Granatelli said. Andy Granatelli's cars nearly won the Indianapolis 500 in 1967 and `68 with turbine engines. He broke through in 1969...

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