Glen Shultz

Glen Shultz

14/12/1894 - 8/2/1936

Glen Shultz is best known for his success at Pikes Peak he took six wins on the hill. He also drove relief for Earl DeVore at Indy in 1925.

<font face="Tahoma" size="2">Born in Fostoria, Ohio, Glen Shultz is best known for his success on the Pikes Peak hillclimb. He first raced on the hill in 1920 finishing 4th in a Velie. The following year he switched to a Ford and finished 4th. He was third in 1922 and in 1923 set a new record on his way to his first of six wins.

Switching to a Stutz Special and in 1925 he finished second. He drove relief for Earl DeVore at the Indy 500 between lap 92 and 115 in a supercharged Miller.

He took wins at Pikes Peak in 1926 and 1927 and after fitting a driver activated superchgarger, he took another win in 1928.

Superchargers were banned for 1929 but Glen was back with another win in 1930 and after a second in 1931 he was back with two more wins in 1932 and 1933. In 1934 he finished 4th.

This was his last appearance and he died in 1936.

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