This Week in Racing History (January 11-17)

This Week in Racing History Michael Stucker www.vintageRPM.com January 11 Dan Gurney and Frank Arciero drive a Lotus 19B to victory in the Daytona Continental 3 Hour race in Daytona, Florida, USA (1962). January 12 Hans Stuck gives the Auto ...

This Week in Racing History
Michael Stucker
www.vintageRPM.com

January 11
Dan Gurney and Frank Arciero drive a Lotus 19B to victory in the Daytona Continental 3 Hour race in Daytona, Florida, USA (1962).

January 12
Hans Stuck gives the Auto Union "P-Wagen" Grand Prix car its first official test runs on the Avus Circuit in Germany (1934).

January 13
Juan Manuel Fangio, driving a Maserati 250F, wins the Argentine Grand Prix at Bueno Aires (1957).

January 14
Onetime CART team owner Carl Hogan dies in New Hampshire, USA, at the age of 71 (2001).

January 15
Max Balchowsky, designer/builder of the Old Yeller road race specials, born in Fairmont, West Virginia, USA (1924).

January 16
Mario Andretti drives his Lotus-Cosworth to victory in the Argentine Grand Prix (1978).

January 17
The three hour sports car race at Daytona, Florida, USA, is won by Pedro Rodriguez at the wheel of a Ferrari 250 GTO (1963).

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