This section provides a short description of all the major characters in the book. This can be printed out as a study guide for students, used as a "key" for leading a class discussion, or you can jump to the quiz/homework section to find worksheets that incorporate these descriptions into a variety of question formats.
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...
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