This Week in Racing History
Derek Bell and Henri Pescarolo drive an Alfa Romeo T33/TT/12 to victory in the 6-hour World Championship of Makes race at Watkins Glen, New York, USA (1975).
Adrian Fernandez wins his first CART race, at Toronto, Canada. Fellow driver Jeff Krosnoff and corner marshall Gary Avrin are killed in an accident late in the race (1996).
Freddie Spencer wins the Superbike and 250 Grand Prix motorcycle races at Sears Point, California, USA (1979).
Driving a Ray Winkelman Brabham BT23, Jochen Rindt wins the F2 race on the Flugplatzrennen in Zeltweg, Austria (1967).
Mark Donohue drives an AMC Javelin to victory in the SCCA Trans-Am race at Road America in Elkhart Lake, Wisconsin, USA (1971).
Alberto Ascari drives a Ferrari 500 to victory in the British Grand Prix at Silverstone (1953).
Alex Zanardi drives a Reynard-Honda to victory in the CART race through the streets of Toronto, Ontario, Canada (1998).