Terrible news: Paul Newman dead. Remember his life..

29 09 2008

“It’s absolutely amazing that I survived all the booze and smoking and the cars and the career…”

These words can describe all his life. He was a wonderful actor, wins Academy-Award as superstar who personified cool as an activist, the anti-hero of such films as “Hud,” “Cool Hand Luke” and “The Color of Money” and most importantly to us. But he also remembered as racing enthusiast.

Everyone knew Newman was a giant, but most don’t know the eight-time CART winner made just as great of a correct on racing as he made in every other effort he embarked ahead. Read on as our venerated Editor-at-Large helps to tell the tale only the fortunate few of us know.

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