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There have been some men who have failed it once, come back and passed it. Quote and Photo from #999 - There seemed to be a strange foreboding at the Brickyard early in the day of the 1941 500.
But there never has been anyone who has failed twice. Maybe it was due to the cold drizzle that had met incoming fans the night before or maybe it was the national worry about Hitlers action in Europe.
He was assumed dead, but was taken to the hospital, where, remarkably, he was revived and found unbroken. From #996 - He seldom pops up in a racing conversation so many decades later, but many old clips refer to Chet Gardner as one of the greatest sprint car drivers ever.
However, they caught a rut, and the flipping began. Meanwhile Marquis rode it out with the car, which ended up right on top of him.
From #998 - It was the early 70s on the oiled dirt at the 1/3-mile Beech Ridge Speedway, just outside Portland, ME.
The track had gone to open competition in its top division, and the field was mixed.
In the famous Snap 6, an Edmunds sprint car, was Jim Martel, a highly regarded veteran from Massachusetts, who continued on to a stellar career.
Leading was Bob Bushley, a local driver from North Windham, ME, in kind of a funky, home-built machine.Fire trucks were unable to access the inferno quickly because of the huge crowds, and half of one of the two garage structures was completely destroyed.