The Marshall Pruett Podcast

MP 708: Al Unser Jr’s Near 1989 Indy 500 Win

December 22, 2019

Two-time Indy 500 winner Al Unser Jr joined me in May to discuss the 1989 race where he came incredibly close to earning his first victory before a clash with Emerson Fittipaldi sent his Galles Racing Lola-Chevy into the Turn 3 wall. The incident, and his unfathomable response to Fittipaldi after climbing from the battered car is, as he shares, no less remarkable 30 years after it took place.

Subscribe: https://marshallpruettpodcast.com/subscribe

Join our Facebook Group: https://www.facebook.com/MarshallPruettPodcast