Gary Bettenhausen

Gary Bettenhausen, Michigan 500, 1982. Copyright Dudley Evans, 2009. Used with permission.

Gary Bettenhausen, Michigan 500, 1982. Copyright Dudley Evans, 2009. Used with permission.

Born:

18 Nov 1941
Tinley Park, Illinois

Died:

16 Mar 2014
Monrovia, Indiana

Nationality:

United States

Indy 500s:

21 (1968-1994)

Raced on, for a long while, despite a serious arm injury in 1974. Died suddenly in 2014. Until his death, he lived and worked on his farm near Monrovia, Indiana and was a sometime driving and team advisor, as well as being heavily involved in property development.. Brother of Merle and Tony Jr, son of Tony Sr.

Biography last updated 19 Mar 2014