This Week in Racing History (July 2-8)

This Week in Racing History Michael Stucker July 2 Robbie Groff wins the Bosch-VW Super Vee race at Burke Lake Front Airport in Cleveland, Ohio, USA (1989). July 3 Nino Vaccarella drives a Maserati 200SI to victory in the Mendola Hillclimb...

This Week in Racing History
Michael Stucker

July 2
Robbie Groff wins the Bosch-VW Super Vee race at Burke Lake Front Airport in Cleveland, Ohio, USA (1989).

July 3
Nino Vaccarella drives a Maserati 200SI to victory in the Mendola Hillclimb in Bolzana, Italy (1960).

July 4
Christian Lautenschlager drives a Mercedes to victory in the Grand Prix de l'Automobile Club de France on the Circuit de Lyon (1914).

July 5
Xavier Boulanger drives a Ferrari 250 GTO to victory in the Coupe Benelux at Zandvoort, Holland (1964).

July 6
Racing begins on the Brooklands circuit in England (1907).

July 7
Ronnie Peterson drives his JPS Lotus-Ford to victory in the French Grand Prix at Dijon (1974).

July 8
George Follmer wins the second Can-Am race of the season, at Road Atlanta, Georgia, USA, in a Porsche 917/10. Mark Donohue finishes second in a Porsche 917/30. It is the second and last Can-Am race that Donohue will not win this year (1973).

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