This Week in Racing History
Danny Sullivan, driving a Penske PC-18, wins the Pocono 500 CART Indycar race at Long Pond, Pennsylvania, USA (1989).
Jackie Stewart and Andy Buchanan drive a Ferrari 250LM to victory in the Surfer's Paradise 12 hour race in Queensland, Australia (1966).
Professinal racer and driving instructor Mark Wolocatiuk born (1959).
Denny Hulme, driving a Team McLaren M8D-Chevrolet, wins the Can-Am race at Mid-Ohio in Lexington, Ohio, USA (1970).
Vincenzo Lancia, racer and founder of the Lancia automobile company, is born in Fobello, Italy (1881).
Niki Lauda wins the Dutch Grand Prix at Zandvoort in a McLaren MP4/2B-TAG. Lauda's last F1 victory (1985).
Jo Bonnier wins the Ollon-Villars hillclimb driving a Formula One Porsche (1962).