This Week in Racing History
Bruce McLaren and Denny Hulme finish 1-2 in their Team McLaren M8B-Chevrolets in the Elkhart Lake, Wisconsin, USA, Can-Am race (1969).
Bill Krause drives a Maserati Tipo 61 "Birdcage" to victory in a sports car race in Santa Barbara, California, USA (1962).
Belgian Formula One and sports car racer Willy Mairesse commits suicide (1969).
Mark C. Smith wins the Formula Super Vee race on the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course in Lexington, Ohio, USA (1989).
Arturo Merzario drives an Alfa Romeo T33/SC/12 to victory in the World Sports Car Championship race at Imola, Italy (1977).
George Follmer drives a Porsche 934 to victory in the SCCA Trans-Am race at Trois Rivieres, Quebec, Canada (1976).
Dario Franchitti wins the CART race through the streets of Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada (1998).