This Week in Racing History

December 26 - Trevor Taylor, 1958 British F3 champion and 1960 British Formula Junior co-champion (with Jim Clark), born in Rotherman, England (1936).

- At Brands Hatch, England, Jim Clark enters his first single-seater race (1959).

December 27 - Brad Murphy born (1955).

December 28 - Drag racer Mike Ferderer born in San Francisco, California, USA (1956).

December 29 - Sportscar racer Allan McNish born (1969).

December 30 - Bob Bilby born (1941).

December 31 - British land speed record holder Sir Malcolm Campbell dies (1948).

- CART Champ Car racer Tony Kanaan born (1974).

Previous installments of This Week in Racing History can be found at motorsport.com.

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