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Famed Racer Parnelli Jones Passes Into Racing History - Named Memorial Grand Marshall Emeritus

*PARNELLI JONES CELEBRATION OF LIFE,  "PARNELLI FOREVER",  SCHEDULED FOR THURSDAY, FOURTH OF JULY>>>stay tuned for news here on king of baja.com !   Parnelli 'PJ' Jones, pictured above, racing in Baja Mexico Famed Racer Parnelli Jones Passes Into Racing History - Named Memorial Grand Marshall Emeritus, by BAJA Racing Hall Of FAME June 4, 2024 Rufus Parnell 'Parnelli' Jones, BAJA Racing Hall Of FAMER , Champion Auto Racer and Record Setter, passed into racing history today.  "He was one of the greatest drivers of the 1960s and ’70s, winning six Indy races and four major NASCAR events while setting speed marks. Parnelli Jones, pictured, racing in Baja Mexico.  He was the oldest surviving winner of the race. Parnelli Jones, who as a teenager traded in a horse for a hot rod and went on to become one of the biggest stars in auto racing and a storied figure at the Indianapolis 500, died on Tuesday in Torrance, Calif., where he had lived for many years

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