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Joe James, F1 driver


23 May 1925
5 November 1952 (27)
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13th (1952 Indianapolis 500)
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about Joe James

Joe James (May 23, 1925 Saucier, Mississippi – November 5, 1952 San Jose, California) was an American racecar driver. He was killed during a champ car race at San Jose Speedway.

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season teammate
1952 Jim Rathmann
Sam Hanks
Art Cross
Jimmy Bryan
Jimmy Reece
George Connor
Cliff Griffith
Johnnie Parsons
Jack McGrath
Bill Vukovich
Chuck Stevenson
Johnny McDowell
Rodger Ward
Duke Nalon
Bob Sweikert
Fred Agabashian
Gene Hartley
Bob Scott
Chet Miller
Andy Linden
Kurtis Kraft compare 1952


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