Mike Stucker, Historian
This Week in Racing History
Eddie Sachs drives a Kuzma-Offy to victory in the USAC Championship race at Trenton, New Jersey, USA (1960).
Alain Prost captures his 4th World Driving Title (1993).
The USAC Road Racing Championship race at Vaca Valley, California, USA, is won by Augie Pabst in a Scarab Mk2-Chevy (1959).
Scott Pruett clinches the SCCA Trans-Am Championship when he drives a Rocketsports Jaguar XKR to victory in the race on the streets of Miami, Florida, USA (2003).
Jean-Pierre Jarrier and Jean-Pierre Beltoise win the 1000 kilometer sports car race at Brand Hatch, England, driving a Matra M670C (1974).
The Interseries event at Hockenheim, West Germany, is won by Leo Kinnunen driving the AAW Porsche 917/10 (1973).
Helene Delange, who raced between the world wars under the name of Hele Nice, dies in Nice, France, at age 83 (1984).