Michael Stucker, Historian
This Week in Racing History
Brian Redman wins the SCCA L&M F5000 feature race at Road Atlanta in Brazelton, Georgia, USA (1973).
Stirling Moss, driving a Ferrari 250GT SWB, wins the 3-hour Tourist Trophy race at Goodwood, England (1960).
Donnie Allison finishes 35th in his final NASCAR stockcar race (1988).
J.J. Lehto and Marco Werner drive an Audi R8 to victory in the ALMS race at Road America in Elkhart Lake, Wisconsin, USA (2004).
Alberto Ascari wins the Swiss Grand Prix at Bremgarten driving a Ferrari 500 (1953).
Alex Zanardi drives a BMW to victory in a round of the World Touring Car Championship four years after losing both of his legs in a racing accident (2005).
Dennis Firestone wins the first of two Formula Super Vee races held at the St. Paul Fairgrounds in St. Paul, Minnesota, USA, driving a March 79V (1979).