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1958 Grand Prix of Cuba event poster, autographed by Fidel Castro, numerous racers, journalists and a politician

$7,500.00

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  • 1958 Grand Prix of Cuba event poster, autographed by Fidel Castro, numerous racers, journalists and a politician
1958 Grand Prix of Cuba event poster, autographed by Fidel Castro, numerous racers, journalists and a politician 1958 Grand Prix of Cuba event poster - All racers signing 1958 Grand Prix of Cuba event poster - Signatures details

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1958 Grand Prix of Cuba event poster, autographed by Fidel Castro, numerous racers, journalists and a politician

$7,500.00

SHIPPING INCLUDED - CONTINENTAL U.S. ONLY

Description

Featuring the Lancia-Ferrari D50. The infamous race where Fangio was kidnapped by militants of Castro’s movement. This 1958 Cuba Grand Prix is a reproduction poster, autographed by the 14 following notable:

  • Fidel Castro - President of Cuba
  • Phil Hill - World Champion
  • Baron Huschke von Hanstein - Racing Manager for Porsche, German Race Car Driver
  • Stirling Moss - Winner of GP Cuba 1958
  • Juan Manuel Fangio - World Champion
  • General Roberto Fernandez Miranda - Batista's brother-in-law, Cuba's Sport Minister
  • Maurice Trintignant - French Race Car Driver
  • Bernard Cahier * - Reporter Photographer
  • Carroll Shelby - American Race Car Driver
  • Armando Garcia Cifuentes - Cuban Race Car Driver
  • Manolo Perez de la Mesa - Cuban Race Car Driver
  • Santiago "Chaguito" Gonzalez - Cuban Race Car Driver
  • Dan Gurney - American Race Car Driver
  • Denise McCluggage * - Race Car Driver and Reporter

* didn't participate in the race

The shortened race was won by Stirling Moss in his Ferrari 335 S. 27.5” x 19”, A- cond. (minor edgewear and creases, these posters traveled around the world!).