INDYCAR: Six-Time Indianapolis 500 Starter Bob Harkey Dies at Age 85

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INDIANAPOLIS — Report by Race Chaser Online Managing Editor Jacob Seelman — IMS Archives photo — North Carolina native Bob Harkey, who started six Indianapolis 500s between 1964 and 1976, died Saturday in Indianapolis at the age of 85. While he relocated to the Hoosier State to pursue his dreams of competing in ‘The Grestest Spectacle in Racing’, Harkey was …