This Week in Racing History (July 18-24)

This Week in Racing History Michael Stucker July 18 Gerhard Mitter drives a Porsche Bergspyder to victory in the up-to-2-liter class n a prototype race at Solitude in Germany (1965). July 19 Mario Andretti wins the USAC Championship race at ...

This Week in Racing History
Michael Stucker

July 18
Gerhard Mitter drives a Porsche Bergspyder to victory in the up-to-2-liter class n a prototype race at Solitude in Germany (1965).

July 19
Mario Andretti wins the USAC Championship race at Trenton, New Jersey, USA (1969).

July 20
Alberto Ascari drives a Ferrari 500 to victory in the British Grand Prix at Silverstone (1952).

July 21
At Summit Point Raceway in West Virginia, USA, Jaguar executives view the Group 44 XJR-5 GTP racer for the first time (1982).

July 22
Fernand Tavano wins the Lyon-La Fouret Hillclimb in France driving a Ferrari 250 GTO (1962).

July 23
Michael Andretti drives a Lola T8900 to victory in the CART Marlboro Grand Prix of the Meadowlands in New Jersey, USA (1989).

July 24
Maserati Tipo 60s finish 1-2-3-5 in the Trieste Hillclimb in Italy. Mennato Boffa pilots the winning car (1960).

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