People in this week in racing history include: Steve Parrish, Cale Yarborough, Ray Bellm, Maurizio Sandro Sala, Dario Resta, Eric Bachelart, Glenn Seton,A.J. Foyt, Wally Dallenbach
This Week in Racing History
Steve Parrish, motorcycle racer, 5-time European truck racing champion, and TV announcer, born in Royston, Hertfordshire, England (1954).
Cale Yarborough beats LeeRoy Yarbrough by one second to win the Daytona 500 NASCAR stock car race (1968).
Ray Bellm and Maurizio Sandro Sala win the 4 Hours of Jerez, Spain, driving a Gulf McLaren F1 GTR (1995).
Dario Resta, driving a Peugeot EX3, wins the American Grand Prize race through the streets of San Francisco, California (1915).
Eric Bachelart, 1991 Indy Light champion and owner of Conquest Racing, is born (1961).
Glenn Seton drives a Nissan Skyline to victory in the Australian Touring Car race at Calder Park in Victoria, Australia (1987).
A.J. Foyt, driving a Coyote-Foyt, and Wally Dallenbach, driving a Drake-Offenhauser powered Eagle, win the two heats of the California 500 at Ontario Motor Speedway in Ontario, California, USA (1975).