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Fred Lecklider

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Born:

09 Jun 1895
Toledo, Ohio

Died:

10 Jan 1964
Los Angeles, California

Nationality:

United States

Indy 500s:

3 (1926-1930)

Primarily a dirt-track driver, Lecklider started racing in the 1920's, finding more success when he moved to California, and took a number of wins on dirt-tracks. His last Indianapolis event was in 1930, when he was a relief driver for Leslie Allen. After this, he stopped racing, largely as funds had run out to go racing. Settled in California and worked in a garage as a repairman for many years.

Biography last updated 13 Jul 2014