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Bob Lazier

Bob Lazier, 1974. Copyright Kurt Engelmann (www.myF5000.com), 2010. Used with permission.

Bob Lazier, 1974. Copyright Kurt Engelmann (www.myF5000.com), 2010. Used with permission.

Bob Lazier, Indianapolis 500, 2012. Copyright Michael Portaro (www.mp2photography.com), 2016. Used with Permission.

Bob Lazier, Indianapolis 500, 2012. Copyright Michael Portaro (www.mp2photography.com), 2016. Used with Permission.

Born:

22 Dec 1938
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Nationality:

United States

Indy 500s:

1 (1981-1982)

Has been a huge influence on his son's careers, whether as a supporter or adviser or more directly and briefly, as an IRL team owner. He was also involved in Buddy's Indy 500 attempt in 2013 by running a car. Continues to live in Vail, where he has lived for most of his life. He runs a large hotel there, along with other smaller businesses in the town.

Biography last updated 9 May 2013