This Week in Racing History
Michael J. Stucker
Indycar driver Tom Bagley born (1939).
Ferrari drivers finish 1-2, with Mchael Schumacher leading Rubens Barrichello, in a charity go-kart race in Koln, Germany, featuring past and present racing stars. The event raised $130,000 for the UNESCO "Children in Need" pragram (1999).
Joe Parkhurst, founder of Cycle World magazine, dies at age 74 of complications from the treatment of lung cancer (2000).
F1 World Champion and DTM team owner Keke Rosberg born (1948).
December 7 Stockcar and Indycar racer Lee Roy Yarbrough dies from a subdural hematoma after falling and hitting his head (1984).
Indycar driver George Snider born (1940).