All five of Cummins’s Indy race cars to take to the track together for the first time – Daniel Strohl @Hemmings

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As a 23-year-old test inspector for Marmon in 1911, Clessie Cummins jumped at the chance to crew for Ray Harroun’s Marmon Wasp at the inaugural Indianapolis 500, an experience that led the businessman to enter cars powered by his diesel engines in the famed race years later. Now, as the Cummins diesel engine company celebrates its centennial, it has partnered with the Indianapolis Motor Speedway to gather all five of the company’s Indy cars on the track, the first time anybody has done so.

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