Living down the street from the Indianapolis Motor Speedway, it’s quite probable he heard the thundering engines on the first day of Indy 500 practice. In the small hours of the following morning, May 12, 2014, legendary race car builder, designer and mechanic A.J. Watson passed away. Only four days before, he had celebrated his 90th birthday.
This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2014/05/16/aj-watson