What Teague accomplished that memorable April day 47 years ago, however, will never be disputed. He was very technical with the car. This fortunately was untrue as the first Speedweeks went off without a hitch. Speedways from across the country are illustrated here as well, where guests can touch the texture of various tracks and feel the intense banking that drivers face week-to-week. Marshall Teague participated in three World Championship races, but scored no World Championship points.

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Marshall Teague

February 11Cause of Death: Retrieved from ” https: I remember he wanted to build me a modified to run on the sand at Daytona because he thought my driving style would fit it. Teague mrashall on to win at Daytona Beach inmarking the first back-to-back win on the beach-road course.

February 22Died: However, Marshall’s death so bothered Big Bill Francethat open wheel Indy racing has never happened again at Daytona [2]. Nascar Nextel Cup Series Tickets. When it was over, 2 hours, 21 minutes and 16 seconds later, a crowd of 12, watched Teague cross the finish line almost a quarter-mile ahead of runner-up Erick Erickson of Hawthorne, Calif.


Here’s some of his Indianapolis Statistics: Tegaue In Don’t have an account? During the and racing seasons, Teague was a member of the Hudson Motors team and driving what were called the ” Fabulous Hudson Hornet ” stock cars. Together they accounted for 13 wins in49 inand 46 in Wins Top tens Poles 7.

Marshall Teague

February 11, Home: The stock-car circuit didn’t return untilwhen the first of 10 such races to date have been held at Phoenix International Raceway. Clutch 48 28 For the actor, see Marshall R.

Baker quoted Smoke thusly: Teague approached the Hudson Motor Car Company by traveling to Michigan and visiting the automaker’s factory without an appointment.

Then, there was the stirring news. Marshall Teague built and drove the No. The true sting of the Hornet came from the powerful 7X racing engine. By the end of his visit, Hudson virtually assured Teague of corporate support and cars, with the relationship formalized shortly after his visit.


Marwhall BeachFlorida Born: Daytona BeachFlorida. And a real family man.

Speculation was that the track was unsafe and would produce untold carnage. And Teague did that very well.

Marshall Teague’s No. He won seven races, five in the season alone in only 15 starts. Declarations marshapl stock car independents: And with Smokey at the wrench, the combo rendered Teague hard to beat.

Marshall and his daughter Patty. Baker remembers Smokey telling him that people would come by the race shop for a few drinks, and the next thing he knew his competition was sniveling to France.

The next day, the left rear tire was cut as a result of running over a foreign object, which forced Teague to pit.

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