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Pino Golja
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Both born during the terrible year of 1940 in Istria and surviving WWII in fear and poverty, Mario Andretti and Pino Gogla finally meet for the first time at the Infineon race track in California 64 years later.

2004: Mario Andretti and Me
Two Affluent Istrians in California, USA

Getting ready for the white-knuckles drive around the track, Mario driving and Pino holding on for dear life

Mario signing books for his guests at the Andretti Winery

At the Andretti Winery in Napa Valley, California during grape harvest of 2005. I am holding a bottle of delicious Montona red wine.

Photographs by Pino Golja

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Created: Saturday, September 2, 2006; Last updated: Saturday, July 27, 2013
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