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Fri 02 Oct 2009
This Week in Racing History (September 13-19)

This Week in Racing History (September 13-19)

This Week in Racing History Michael Stucker www.vintageRPM.com September 13 George Fury and Terry Shiel drive a Nissan Skyline to victory in the Sandown 500 at Sandown Park in Victoria, Australia (1987). September 14 Jackie Ickx drives a Gulf...

Fri 19 Jun 2009
This Week in Racing History (February 22-28)

This Week in Racing History (February 22-28)

This Week in Racing History Michael Stucker www.vintageRPM.com February 22 The inaugural NASCAR Daytona 500 stockcar race is won by Lee Petty when he edges out Johnny Beauchamp by only 2 feet (1959). February 23 The Peugeot 205 Turbo 16 4WD ...

Mansfield Tim Richmond Memorial news 2009-05-11

Mansfield Tim Richmond Memorial news 2009-05-11

This is the 5th in a series of articles leading up to the June 20th "Tim Richmond Memorial ARCA RE/MAX 200" at Mansfield (Ohio) Motorsports Park TIM RICHMOND STILL RECEIVES ACCOLADES TWO DECADES LATER MANSFIELD, Ohio (May 11th, 2009) -...

Sun 18 Oct 2009
This Week in Racing History (October 18-24)

This Week in Racing History (October 18-24)

This Week in Racing History Michael Stucker www.vintageRPM.com October 18 Denny Hulme drives a McLaren M8D to victory in the Laguna Seca, California, USA, Can-Am race (1970). October 19 Count Louis Vorow Zborowski dies in wreck during the ...

Fri 19 Jun 2009
This Week in Racing History (April 5-11)

This Week in Racing History (April 5-11)

This Week in Racing History Michael Stucker www.vintageRPM.com April 5 Jochen Rindt wins the Pau Grand Prix F2 race driving a Lotus 69 (1970). April 6 Hermann Lang, Grand Prix and sports car driver, born (1909). April 7 Alain Prost wins the...

Mansfield Tim Richmond Memorial news 2009-05-20

Mansfield Tim Richmond Memorial news 2009-05-20

This is the 6th in a series of articles leading up to the June 20th "Tim Richmond Memorial ARCA RE/MAX 200" at Mansfield (Ohio) Motorsports Park RICK HENDRICK: TIM RICHMOND ONE OF THE ALL-TIME GREATS MANSFIELD, Ohio (May 19th, 2009) -- Tim ...

Fri 02 Oct 2009
This Week in Racing History (September 6-12)

This Week in Racing History (September 6-12)

This Week in Racing History Michael Stucker www.vintageRPM.com September 6 Hans Herrmann and Klaus Steinmetz drive an Abarth-Simca 1300 Bialbero to overall victory in the 500km sports car race on the Nurburgring in Germany (1964). September ...

Wed 07 Oct 2009
This Week in Racing History (October 4-10)

This Week in Racing History (October 4-10)

This Week in Racing History Michael Stucker www.vintageRPM.com October 4 Juan M. Fangio II, driving an AAR Eagle-Toyota, wins the IMSA GTP race in Phoenix, Arizona, USA (1992). October 5 Two-time World Superbike Champion James Toseland born in...

Sun 01 Nov 2009
This Week in Racing History (November 1-7)

This Week in Racing History (November 1-7)

This Week in Racing History Michael Stucker www.vintageRPM.com November 1 Jimmy Vasser, driving a Reynard-Honda, wins the CART Marlboro 500 at California Speedway in Fontana, California, USA (1998). November 2 Jackie Ickx and David Hobbs drive...

Fri 19 Jun 2009
This Week in Racing History (February 8-14)

This Week in Racing History (February 8-14)

This Week in Racing History Michael Stucker www.vintageRPM.com February 8 Revised Ferrari GTO granted homologation by FIA (1964). February 9 Carl Fisher, James Allison, Arthur Newby, and Frank Wheeler form the Indianapolis Motor Speedway ...

Fri 02 Oct 2009
Petty 200th win memories - Harry Gant

Petty 200th win memories - Harry Gant

Memories Of Richard Petty's 200th Harry Gant: 'I Almost Followed Cale' DAYTONA BEACH , Fla. -- This is another release in a series focusing on memories from key figures who witnessed Richard Petty's historic 200th and final NASCAR win on July 4,...

This Week in Racing History (June 7-13)

This Week in Racing History (June 7-13)

This Week in Racing History Michael Stucker www.vintageRPM.com June 7 Tazio Nuvolari driving an Alfa Romeo 12C-36, wins the Gran Premio de Penya Rhin at Montjuich Park in Barcelona, Spain (1936). June 8 Jochen Rindt, driving a Lotus 59 for Roy...

Atlanta Motor Speedway news 2009-08-12

Atlanta Motor Speedway news 2009-08-12

Labor Day NASCAR Racing Belongs in the South Atlanta Motor Speedway Set to Host Pep Boys Auto 500 on Sept.6 HAMPTON, Ga. (Aug. 12, 2009) -- When the lights turn on for the Pep Boys Auto 500 on Sunday, Sept. 6 at Atlanta Motor ...

Fri 19 Jun 2009
This Week in Racing History (March 15-21)

This Week in Racing History (March 15-21)

This Week in Racing History Michael Stucker www.vintageRPM.com March 15 Ayrton Senna wins his first Formula Ford race, at Brands Hatch, England (1981). March 16 Barney Oldfield drives a Benz to a One-Mile Speed record 131.724...

This Week in Racing History (April 12-18)

This Week in Racing History (April 12-18)

This Week in Racing History Michael Stucker www.vintageRPM.com April 12 Pedro Rodriguez and Leo Kinunen drive a Gulf Porsche 917K to victory in the 1000 Kilometers of Brands Hatch in England (1970). April 13 Alex Zanardi wins the CART Grand...

Sun 15 Nov 2009
This Week in Racing History (November 15-21)

This Week in Racing History (November 15-21)

This Week in Racing History Michael Stucker www.vintageRPM.com November 15 Craig Breedlove tops Art Arfons' eight day old Land Speed Record with a run of 600.601 mph/960.96 kph in the Spirit of America Sonic 1, at Bonneville. This ends a...

Fri 19 Jun 2009
This Week in Racing History (May 17-23)

This Week in Racing History (May 17-23)

This Week in Racing History Michael Stucker www.vintageRPM.com May 17 Alain Prost wins the Belgian Grand Prix at Spa in a McLaren MP4/3-TAG (1987). May 18 Kenji Okazaki of Japan wins the Funny Car finals and 18 year old highschool girl...

This Week in Racing History (January 4-10)

This Week in Racing History (January 4-10)

This Week in Racing History Michael Stucker www.vintageRPM.com January 4 Denny Hulme, driving a Brabham BT4, wins the first Tasman Series race, held at Levin, New Zealand (1964). January 5 Trevers Walkett, one of four brothers who formed...

Fri 02 Oct 2009
This Week in Racing History (August 30-September 5)

This Week in Racing History (August 30-September 5)

This Week in Racing History Michael Stucker www.vintageRPM.com August 30 Gil Anderson drives a Stutz to victory in the Elgin Trophy Race in Elgin, Illinois, USA (1913). August 31 Tommy Kendall wins the Mosport Park 500 Trans-Am race at ...

This Week in Racing History (July 5-11)

This Week in Racing History (July 5-11)

This Week in Racing History Michael Stucker www.vintageRPM.com July 5 Bob Scott dies in a crash during the AAA Championship race at Darlington Raceway in Darlington, South Carolina, USA (1954). July 6 Alberto Ascari drives a Ferrari 500 to ...

Fri 19 Jun 2009
This Week in Racing History (April 26-May 2)

This Week in Racing History (April 26-May 2)

This Week in Racing History Michael Stucker www.vintageRPM.com April 26 1927 24-Hour Bol d'Or Paris winner Violette Morris is killed by the French Resistance for collaborating with the Nazis (1944). April 27 Jimmy Vasser, driving a ...

This Week in Racing History (February 1-7)

This Week in Racing History (February 1-7)

This Week in Racing History Michael Stucker www.vintageRPM.com February 1 Al Holbert, Chip Robinson, Derek Bell, and Al Unser Jr. drive the Lauwenbrau Porsche 962 to victory in the 24 Hours of Daytona (1987). February 2 Mark Donohue and Chuck...

Sat 10 Oct 2009
This Week in Racing History (October 11- 17)

This Week in Racing History (October 11- 17)

This Week in Racing History Michael Stucker www.vintageRPM.com October 11 Graham Hill and Jo Bonnier drive a Ferrari 330P to victory in the Paris 1000km race at Montlhery, France (1964). October 12 Chuck Daigh wins the USGP for sports cars at...

Fri 19 Jun 2009
This Week in Racing History (March 8-14)

This Week in Racing History (March 8-14)

This Week in Racing History Michael Stucker www.vintageRPM.com March 8 George Fury drives a Nissan Skyline to victory in the ATCC race at Symmons Plains, Tasmania, Australia (1987). March 9 David Coulthard wins the Australian Grand Prix in a...

Fri 27 Nov 2009
This Week in Racing History (November 29-Dec 5)

This Week in Racing History (November 29-Dec 5)

This Week in Racing History Michael Stucker www.vintageRPM.com November 29 Graham Hill dies in the crash of an airplane he was piloting, at Arley, Hertfordshire, England, when it hit trees in fog. Tony Brise, driver for Hill's F1 racing team,...

Fri 19 Jun 2009
Wood Brothers first Daytona 500 Victory

Wood Brothers first Daytona 500 Victory

Wood Brothers First Daytona 500 Victory -- 1963 -- Dewayne "Tiny" Lund One of the most incredible Wood Brothers Daytona 500 moments was the year replacement driver Tiny Lund filled-in for an injured Marvin Panch and won the race on one set of ...

Ingram's Flat Spot On: The first five, perhaps!

Ingram's Flat Spot On: The first five, perhaps!

Flat Spot On by Jonathan Ingram The First Five, Perhaps! Later this week, NASCAR will announce details about the process of choosing the inaugural five inductees into its Hall of Fame. The first inductees will remain an official mystery until...

Fri 02 Oct 2009
This Week in Racing History (July 26-August 1)

This Week in Racing History (July 26-August 1)

This Week in Racing History Michael Stucker www.vintageRPM.com July 26 Bernd Rosemeyer drives an Auto Union to victory in the German Grand Prix on the Nurburgring (1935). July 27 Mario Andretti enters his first road race. He wins the race at...

This Week in Racing History (June 14-20)

This Week in Racing History (June 14-20)

This Week in Racing History Michael Stucker www.vintageRPM.com June 14 Richard Attwood and Hans Herrmann drives a Salzburg Porsche 917 to victory in the 24 Hours of Le Mans (1970). June 15 Former F1 World Champion James Hunt dies of a heart ...

Mon 14 Dec 2009
This Week in Racing History (December 13-19)

This Week in Racing History (December 13-19)

This Week in Racing History Michael Stucker www.vintageRPM.com December 13 Dr. Ferdinand Porsche starts his own company (1930). December 14 NASCAR founded by Bill France Sr. (1942). December 15 Indy Car mechanic Clint Brawner born ...

Fri 02 Oct 2009
This Week in Racing History (August 16-22)

This Week in Racing History (August 16-22)

This Week in Racing History Michael Stucker www.vintageRPM.com August 16 Dario Franchitti wins the CART Texaco/Havoline 200 at Road America in Elkhart Lake, Wisconsin, USA (1998). August 17 DeWayne Louis "Tiny" Lund dies in an accident during...

This Week in Racing History (June 28-July 4)

This Week in Racing History (June 28-July 4)

This Week in Racing History Michael Stucker www.vintageRPM.com June 28 John Force beats Ed "The Ace" McCulloch in the final round at Montreal, Canada's, le Grandnational for his first NHRA Funny Car win (1987). June 29 Carlos Pace drives an...

Fri 19 Jun 2009
Mansfield Tim Richmond Memorial news 2009-05-06

Mansfield Tim Richmond Memorial news 2009-05-06

This is the 4th in a series of articles leading up to the June 20th "Tim Richmond Memorial ARCA RE/MAX 200" at Mansfield (Ohio) Motorsports Park FANS "BACK HOME" STILL RECALL TIM RICHMOND'S EXPLOITS MANSFIELD, Ohio (May 6th , 2009) - Tim...

This Week in Racing History (January 11-17)

This Week in Racing History (January 11-17)

This Week in Racing History Michael Stucker www.vintageRPM.com January 11 Dan Gurney and Frank Arciero drive a Lotus 19B to victory in the Daytona Continental 3 Hour race in Daytona, Florida, USA (1962). January 12 Hans Stuck gives the Auto ...

Mon 21 Dec 2009
This Week in Racing History (December 20-26)

This Week in Racing History (December 20-26)

This Week in Racing History Michael Stucker www.vintageRPM.com December 20 Sports car and F1 driver Karl Wendlinger born in Kufstein, Austria (1968). December 21 Ayrton Senna tests a Penske Indycar at Firebird International Raceway in Phoenix,...

Fri 02 Oct 2009
This Week in Racing History (August 23-29)

This Week in Racing History (August 23-29)

This Week in Racing History Michael Stucker www.vintageRPM.com August 23 Pete Hamilton drives a Petty Plymouth Superbird to victory in the NASCAR Grand National race at Talladega, Alabama, USA (1970). August 24 Vincenzo Lancia, racer and...