WELCOME TO DAVEMACDONALD.NET - DEDICATED TO RACER DAVE MACDONALD
1960's racer Dave MacDonald ran Corvettes, Cobras, NASCAR and the Indy 500 during the glory days of racing - the early 1960's. He competed in a total 118 races with 47 victories and 70 Top 3 finishes. During his brief but brilliant 4-year career he made significant contributions to motor racing history, including driving all of Carroll Shelby's legendary Cobras - Cobra Roadster, King Cobra, Cobra Daytona Coupe - to their first ever victories. His star was on a meteoric ascent when he was tragically killed in the 1964 Indianapolis 500. He was 27 years old.
Dave MacDonald was respected among his peers for his remarkable driving ability and by all who knew him for his dedication to his family.
This site contains more than 2,000 vintage photos, videos, magazine articles and news clippings documenting nearly every race in Dave's amazing career, some covered in lap by lap detail. Also get a glimpse of the family man behind the driver in Dave's Family Photos section. DaveMacDonald.net is dedicated with love to Dave, his wife Sherry and their children Rich and Vicki.