Grateful thanks must go to a long list of enthusiasts who helped to unravel this story of the Maserati V8 RI cars, but especially to the following: Douglas Marr Paul Kyle Trevor Harris Phil Cade Dick Goodfellow Fred Puhn Philippe Etancelin Tony Merrick Peter Shaw Tom Wheatcroft Serge Pozzoli Cameron Millar TASO Mathieson Stephen Griswold Bob Hammel Thanks must also go to the following for their help with archive material and records: Indianapolis Speedway Museum Automobile Revue, Berne Berner Tagblatt New York Times Le Petit Nicois
Grand Prix de Suisse by Rene Haien. (Edita S A Lausanne) Illustrated History of The Indianapolis 500 by Jack C Fox. (Carl Hungness & Associates, Indianapolis) Maserati — A complete history by Luigi Orsini and Franco Zagari. (Libreria Dell’Automoble Milan) They Call Me Mister 500 by Antony (Andy) Granatelli. (Henry Regnery Company, Chicago)
Indianapolis Year Books by Floyd Clymer Pub. Co.
Magazines and Publications
The Motor The Autocar Motor Sport Autosport Automobile Quarterly Fanauto Sports Car (SCCA)
Motoring Miscellany, May 1968
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