The 1964 Indy 500 Tire Wars, part 2: Dunlop exits and Firestone takes the win

Photos by Dave Friedman, courtesy The Henry Ford.

[Editor’s Note: In response to the positive reaction to the excerpt from Art Gardner’s book, “Black Noon: The Year They Stopped the Indy 500,” which ran here a few weeks ago, Art prepared two more followups, this time dealing with the 1964 Indianapolis 500 tire wars and their aftermath. If you haven’t already, make sure to check out last week’s installment.]

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