Death of Andy Granatelli

March 18, 1923 - December 29, 2013
Santa Barbara, California | Age 90

Indy 500-winning car owner dies at 90
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The Associated Press

MONTECITO, California (AP) — Andy Granatelli, the former chief executive of STP motor oil company who made a mark on auto sports as a car owner, innovator and entrepreneur, has died. He was 90.

Granatelli's son, Vince, said his father died Sunday of heart failure at a Santa Barbara hospital.

Granatelli is a member of the International Motorsports Hall of Fame, the Motorsports Hall of Fame of America and the Indianapolis Motor Speedway Hall of Fame.


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