Keith Andrews (racing driver)

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Keith Andrews (racing driver) : biography

15 June 1920 – 15 May 1957

Keith Andrews (June 15, 1920, Denver, Colorado – May 15, 1957, Indianapolis, Indiana) was an American racecar driver. He was killed after crashing his car during testing for the 1957 Indianapolis 500. The car was destroyed and Andrews died soon after. This prevented his teammate and only European entry, Giuseppe Farina, from competing in the race.

Indy 500 results

Year Car Start Qual Rank Finish Laps Led Retired
1955 31 28 136.049 28 20 120 0 Ignition
1956 89 20 142.976 13 26 94 0 Spun T4
Totals 214 0
Starts 2
Poles 0
Front Row 0
Wins 0
Top 5 0
Top 10 0
Retired 2

Complete Formula One World Championship results

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Year Entrant Chassis Engine 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 WDC Points
1955 John McDaniel Schroeder Offenhauser L4 ARG MON 500 BEL NED GBR ITA NC 0
1956 Dunn Engineering Kurtis Kraft 500B Offenhauser L4 ARG MON 500 BEL FRA GBR GER ITA NC 0
1957 Giuseppe Farina Racing Kurtis Kraft 500G Offenhauser L4 ARG MON 500 FRA GBR GER PES ITA NC 0

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