Ralph Liguori is confirmed dead at the age of 93.
Ralph was best known as a American racing driver (NASCAR Cup Series).
Ralph Liguori
Born(1926-10-10)October 10, 1926
The Bronx, New York City, New York
Died22 July 2020(2020-07-22) (aged 93)
NASCAR Cup Series career
76 races run over 6 years
Best finish10th (1954)
First race1951 Race 16 (Pittsburgh)
Last race1956 Race 53 (Shelby)
WinsTop tensPoles
0300
NASCAR Convertible Division career1 race run over 1 yearFirst race1956 Race 11 (Raleigh)
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Top tens
Poles
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Ralph Liguori (October 10, 1926 – 22 July 2020) was a American racing driver from New York City.
Contents
1 Indycar career
2 NASCAR career
3 References
4 External links
Indycar career
He competed in the USAC Championship Car series from 1957 to 1971 making 61 starts. His best finish was 2nd place at the Indiana State Fairgrounds Speedway in 1970. 1966 was his most active year, when he made 7 starts and finished 28th in the National Championship. He attempted the Indianapolis 500 six times (1959, 1962, 1963, 1964, 1967, and 1968) but he failed to make the field each time. Liguori continued racing well into his seventies and won a minor race in 2000 at 73 years old.
NASCAR career
Liguori competed in 76 NASCAR Grand National Series races in his career. He had 30 Top 10 and 5 Top 5 finishes in his career. His best finish was a third-place finish at Wilson Speedway in Wilson, North Carolina. He finished tenth in the 1954 season points. Liguori made one start in the NASCAR Convertible Series during 1956.
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