Mark Donohue - This character is the subject of the book and is a 20th century race car driver.
Dan Gurney - This is one of the men listed as being amongst the best race car drivers known to the author.
Andretti - This is another famous race-car driver who is a contemporary of Mark Donohue. He is first mentioned in Chapter 6 as another driver in some of the same races in which Mark Donohue appears.
Roger Penske - This character owns and runs Donohue's racing team. He is a great organizer; he arranges for all their funding.
Walt Hansgen - This man is incredibly important in auto racing and in Mark Donohue's career. He is a more experienced driver who provides Mark with encouragement and connects him to opportunities that he might well not have had otherwise.
Flegl - This is the name of a German...
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