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Pete Halsmer

Pete Halsmer, Indianapolis 500, 1985. Copyright Rod Flint, 2013. Used with Permission.

Pete Halsmer, Indianapolis 500, 1985. Copyright Rod Flint, 2013. Used with Permission.

Pete Halsmer, Mid Ohio, 25th June 2010. Copyright Abby J. Alexander, 2012. Used with Permission.

Pete Halsmer, Mid Ohio, 25th June 2010. Copyright Abby J. Alexander, 2012. Used with Permission.

Born:

03 Mar 1944
Lafayette, Indiana

Nationality:

United States

Indy 500s:

2 (1980-1985)

Now retired, after a long career. His last drives were in Grand-Am, but his racing took in numerous series, with two IMSA titles probably being the highlight of his career. Pete was (or rather still is) also an excellent pilot who served in Vietnam as an electronic technican. Also works as a tuner and still lives in Michigan.

Biography last updated 19 Apr 2012