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    Cool Vintage Facemask introduced by Dan Gurney

  • Robert Gaouette

    The First Full Face Motor Racing Helmet. Dan Gurney, 1960 Dan worked with Bell Helmets in California where he helped to develop the first full face helmet. He had seen motorcycle racers wear similar home made ones at Ascot Raceway in California. Dan wore the first full face helmet at Indianapolis in 1968 and then also introduced it to Formula I racing at the British and German Grand Prix in 1968.

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    First full face motorcycle helmet. Epic \ m /

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With his victory in the Eagle-Weslake at the 1967 Belgian Grand Prix, Gurney earned the distinction of being the only driver in history to score maiden Grand Prix victories for three different manufacturers: Porsche, Brabham and his own All-American Racers.

Poster designed by Kasper Ernst Graf 1934. This was an early introduction to using design elements creating motion blur. His work was influenced by Futurism and Art Deco.

Italian Grand Prix, Monza, 1965. Jim Clark, eventual winner Jackie Stewart, Graham Hill and Dan Gurney drift through the Parabolica.

Dan Gurney gives Porsche its first Grand Prix win at the 1962 French Grand Prix.

Vintage Grand Prix poster, Budapest, Hungary