James Dean with his "Little Bastard" Porsche 550 Spyder

James Dean with his "Little Bastard" Porsche 550 Spyder

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On September 30th, actor James Dean is killed when his automobile collides with another car at a highway junction near Cholame, California. Dean is just 24 years old.

On September 30th, actor James Dean is killed when his automobile collides with another car at a highway junction near Cholame, California. Dean is just 24 years old.

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James Dean washing his Porsche Speedster.  Photographed by Sanford Roth.

James Dean washing his Porsche Speedster. Photographed by Sanford Roth.

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James Dean only had 3 credited roles before meeting his death on the California freeways. Dean was a lover of speed, and one afternoon he took his Porsche Spyder out in preparation for a race. It would be his last ride – coming around a curve on Route 466, he careened head-first into a 1950 Ford that had made a last-minute lane change. The Porsche flipped into a nearby gorge, breaking Dean’s neck. Ironically, he had recently filmed a public service announcement about defensive highway…

James Dean only had 3 credited roles before meeting his death on the California freeways. Dean was a lover of speed, and one afternoon he took his Porsche Spyder out in preparation for a race. It would be his last ride – coming around a curve on Route 466, he careened head-first into a 1950 Ford that had made a last-minute lane change. The Porsche flipped into a nearby gorge, breaking Dean’s neck. Ironically, he had recently filmed a public service announcement about defensive highway…

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Day of his death : One the last photos taken of James Dean at a gas station with his spider Porsche.

Day of his death : One the last photos taken of James Dean at a gas station with his spider Porsche.

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