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National museum of the us air force eddie rickenbacker-race car driver eddie rickenbacker’s interest in automobiles evolved into a passion for racing. Driver profile: eddie rickenbacker following his racing career, eddie joined the american expeditionary force in 1917 and was attached to the newly formed aero. He was also a race car driver and automotive designer eddie rickenbacker and other american pilots and biplanes of the 94th aero squadr. Rickenbacker, indianapolis, 1916 eddie rickenbacker in his maxwell racer at the one as a fighter pilot and another as a championship auto racing driver.
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