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In 1964, Gurney was part of this commercial, which included the fact he had won the first of what we call the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series race at Riverside, California a year prior, for the legendary Wood Brothers of Stuart, Virginia, a team that is still owned by the family, though they are now a satellite team to Penske.
In 1970, he was part of Chrysler's SCCA Trans-Am efforts:
In the 1980's, Dan ran the Toyota sports car efforts, and ran both the Over 2500cc and Prototype car efforts under the All American Racers platform. Toyota did a few ads with him, his wife, and one son.
And a few current owners of Dan's great racers take their laps on contemporary tracks:
1972 USAC MCT Offenhauser:
And the historic car at a historic track: 1967 EagleF1 Spa winner at Goodwood:
Mitchell's Note: Let's not forget when Dan was the Car and Driver candidate for President!