John Greenwood & Bob Johnson July 4th Win at Michigan International Speedway!
Here’s Greenwood’s Corvette at Daytona in 1971.
July 4, 1971 was a great day for America, Corvettes, John Greenwood, and Bob Johnson! At Michigan International Speedway, Greenwood and Johnson picked up a big win in a 4-hour endurance race in a field of 36 cars. Greenwood’s car was sporting an early version of his stars and stripes livery that would eventually become his signature trademark.
We covered Greenwoods BF Goodrich ZL-1 Corvette last month HERE. And it just happens that today (July 4, 2011) Blog.Hemmings.com also covered the car because it’s going on the block at RMAuctions soon. So, if you’ve ever had the itch to own an early Greenwood ZL-1 Corvette, here’s your chance. Bring lots of cash or a BIG line of credit! Continue reading “Corvette Timeline Tales: July 4, 1971 – John Greenwood Wins July 4th Race”