JAMES DEAN KILLED IN CAR CRASH
(September 30, 1955)


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The Spyders license plate





German blueprint drawing of a 550 Porsche Spyder





LAST SIGNED DOCUMENT BEFORE HIS DEATH (RACE ENTRY)





JAMES DEAN ON HIS WAY TO THE RACE

















Blackwell's Corner was James Dean's last stop before his fatal crash - Click here for photos



The speeding ticket James Dean received prior to the crash



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The last photo fo James Dean taken before the crash





THE CRASH SITE AND IMAGES OF THE ACCIDENT THAT TOOK JAMES DEAN'S SHORT LIFE



JAMES DEAN'S BODY IS TAKEN INTO THE AMBULANCE



CRASH PHOTOS OF THE SPYDER





THE SPYDER BEING DISPLAYED BY THE GREATER LOS ANGELES SAFELTY COUNCIL






DRAWING OF THE CRASH SCENE






Donald Turnupseed was the driver of car that collided with Dean's



The Ford that Turnupseed was driving





Photos of Jimmy Racing (cars/motorcycles, etc)
*Includes more photos of the crash scene and racing ads - click here

Article: James Dean Dies in Car Crash - click here

Article: Reconstruction of Accident - click here

What happened to the transaxle, parts of the Spyder? - click here

What ever became of James Dean's Speedster after he sold it to get the Spyder? - Click here



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