This Week in Racing History
Tommy Kendall wins the Elkhart Lake, Wisconsin, USA, SCCA Trans-Am race in a Ford Mustang. His record tenth straight win clinches the drivers championship (1997).
Jim Clark drives a Lotus-Ford to victory in the USAc Championship race at Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA (1963).
Harrison Evans, driving a Ferrari Monza, wins the weekend's main event on the road course at Paramount Sportsman's Ranch near Agoura, California, USA (1956).
Andrew Meidecke and Andre Bagnall drive a Ford Sierra to victory in the Pepsi 300 at Oran Park, New South Wales, Australia (1989)
Andrew Gilbert-Scott wins the FF1600 race at Snetterton, England, driving a Lola (1983).
John Fitzpatrick and David Hobbs win the IMSA Pabst 500 IMSA race at Elkhart Lake, Wisconsin, USA, in a Porsche. The Group 44 Jaguar XJR-5 GTP racer driven by Bill Adam and Bob Tullius finishes third in its race debut (1982).
Dr. Gunter "Plachetta" wins the Austrian Grand Prix GT race at Zeltweg, Austria, driving a Ferrari 250 GTO (1964).