This Week in Racing History
Michael J. Stucker

December 22
NHRA Top Fuel dragracer Shelly Anderson born (1965).

December 23
Ferrari F93A unveiled to the public (1993).

December 24
Ralph Moody offers Fred Lorenzen a Ford factory stockcar ride (1960).

December 25
Derek Bell turns down an F3 offer from Chris Williams to go racing in F2 (1967).

December 26
David Piper wins the Redex Trophy at Brands Hatch, England, driving a Ferrari 250 GTO


December 27
John Love and Bill Gunstan drive a Lola T212 to victory in the Springbok race at

Pietmaritzburg, South Africa (1971).

December 28
Jim Clark wins the South African Grand Prix at East London driving a Lotus 25 (1963).