- Three-time Indy 500 winner Bobby Unser has died aged 87.
- The Corridor of Fame racing driver was a part of the legendary Unser racing household.
- Unser gained an Emmy throughout his broadcast profession.
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Three-time Indianapolis 500 winner Bobby Unser has died aged 87, Indianapolis Motor Speedway said in a press release on Monday.
The group mentioned Unser, who gained the Indy 500 in 1968, 1975 and 1981, died Sunday at his dwelling in New Mexico.
He died of pure causes, reported The Associated Press.
“Bobby was a fierce competitor on the monitor, and his bigger than life persona made him one of the vital cherished and distinctive racers we have ever seen,” Roger Penske, proprietor of Indianapolis Motor Speedway, instructed AP. .
Unser was inducted into three Motorsport Halls of Fame after his profession as a driver and broadcaster, according to CNN.
It gained an Emmy Award as a part of ABC’s 1989 Indianapolis 500 protection, the AP reported.