Bobby Unser Death – Bobby Unser, a three-time Indianapolis 500 victor and part of the solitary pair of siblings to win “The Greatest Spectacle in Racing” has passed on. He was 87.
He passed on Sunday at his home in Albuquerque, New Mexico of common causes, Indianapolis Motor Speedway said Monday. Unser won the Indy 500 out of 1968, 1975 and 1981.
His more youthful sibling, Al, is one of just three four-time Indy 500 champs in race history. Al Unser dominated the race in 1970, 1971, 1978 and 1987. The Unser family custom extended to Al Unser’s child, Al Unser Jr., who won the Indy 500 every 1992 and 1994.
“Bobby was a fierce contender on the track, and his overwhelming character made him perhaps the most dearest and remarkable racers we have at any point seen,” said Roger Penske, the current proprietor of Indianapolis Motor Speedway however the group proprietor for Unser’s 1981 Indy 500 winning vehicle.