Sat Jul 13 2013 14:01:47 GMT+0000 (Coordinated Universal Time)
Her groundbreaking career spanned more than auto racing. Skelton was a land speed record holder and aerobatics pilot who set 17 aviation and automobile records. She was known as The First Lady of Firsts, and helped create opportunities for women in aviation, auto racing, astronautics and advertising. Looks like she's leaning on a 1956 Corvette?