JIM JEFFORDS: Jeffords gained his fame driving the famous Purple People Eater Corvette for Nickey Chevrolet. Next they continued winning when they bought a Scarab from Lance Reventlow and painted it purple. Jeffords had success in a birdcage Maserati but his Chevy fame inducted him into the Corvette Hall of Fame.
BRUCE KESSLER: Kessler was a buddy of Lance Revetlow and James Dean. Somehow he started racing below the SCCA age of 21 and was quick from the beginnng. Kessler drove everywhere - Sebring, LeMans, Nassau, often in Ferrari’s. His career then switched to film and he became well known in TV and movie circles. Kessler and Reventlow were the last persons to see James Dean before his crash on Sept 30,1955.
CHARLIE KOLB: Tall, thin Kolb came out of the DC area sports car crowd. Kolb could and did drive everything and won in everything. In 1959 he drove Elva, Lotus, Cooper, MG, Maserati, Jaguar, DKW, Volvo, Simca, Triumph, Morgan, Fairthorpe, Ferrari and even Porsche. The only car he did not win in was the Jag.