1957 – Jerry was 14 years old.
Jerry built this racing car before he was old enough to drive.
1963 – Utica-Rome.
1963 – Catamount.
Utica-Rome. Although Jerry Cook was actually a car-builder and -owner before he was old enough to drive, this was one of the first Sportsman class cars he raced. The starter is former driver Cliff Kotary, who won the NYS Fairgrounds Championship race 6 times.
1966 – Langhorne. Jerry is standing in front of Pete Gillette’s car.
1966 – Langhorne.
1967 – Trenton. Photo by Sophie Hertkoen.
Photo by Fred Smith.
Photo by John Grady, from Racingthroughtime.com.
1969 – Daytona Modified-Sportsman 300. Jerry Cook is in the #70, Red in the #97.
Photo by John Grady, from Racingremembrances.com.
Malta. Photo via John Jansen.