My Formula 5000
Mike Eyerly

photo & profile 1971
age 32, Salem, Oregon
Mike Eyerly of Salem, Oregon, is moving into Formula 5000/A
competition after a two year reign as the absolute master of professional
Formula  B racing.  He won eight out of 13 record in 1970.  In 1970,
Eyerly was the only Sports Car Club of America driver champion to
successfully defend his crown.  For the 1971 L&M Grand Prix, 32 year
old Everly, who graduated from Willamette University in 1961 with a
degree in economics, started racing go-karts in 1959.  He won the SCCA
National Championship in class E-production with a Porsche in 1968
before entering professional competition in 1969
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Surtees
TS-8/chevy