This week in racing history (1997-11-23)

This Week in Racing History Mike Stucker November 23 CART team owner Cart Hogan born (1929). November 24 Buddy Parrott born (1939) November 25 Gaston Chevrolet killed in National Championship race at Beverly Hill, California (1920). NASCAR...

This Week in Racing History Mike Stucker

November 23
CART team owner Cart Hogan born (1929).

November 24
Buddy Parrott born (1939)

November 25
Gaston Chevrolet killed in National Championship race at Beverly Hill, California (1920).


NASCAR and NHRA team owner Joe Gibbs born (1940).

November 26
NASCAR driver Dale Jarrett born (1956).


Graham Hill, Tony Brise, Ray Brimble, Andy Smallman, Terry Richards, and Tony Alcock are killed in plane crash near London, England (1975).

November 27
Jordan Grand Prix team announces that Rubens Barrichello will make his F1 debut with the team (1992).

November 28
NHRA funnycar driver Al Hoffman born (1947).

November 29
Chuck Daigh born (1923).


Automotive journalist and Mille Miglia winner (as navigator for Sterling Moss) Denis Jenkinson dies of natural causes (1996).

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Drivers Dale Jarrett , Rubens Barrichello , Graham Hill , Chuck Daigh