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RACE CAR DESIGN / INNOVATORS & ENGINEERS Part 2
10:30am Saturday, September 7th
Volunteer Talk – Tom Styczynski
Land speed records are destined to be broken and automobiles will be designed for practicality only to be tweaked for racing. RACE CAR DESIGN/INNOVATORS & ENGINEERS PART 2 will reveal the quest to break a 79 year-old speed record. The talk will also highlight the Mini, celebrating its 60th year since introduction, and how it progressed from common sedan to race car.
Tom Styczynski, is a retired Lockheed Martin Senior Staff Engineer, consummate car enthusiast, and volunteer docent at the World of Speed. Tom is also part of the team documenting the Granatelli engineering information for the World of Speed Archive.