This Week in Racing History (July 21-27)

This Week in Racing History Michael J. Stucker July 21 Joe Aldana wins the Ascot TT motorcycle race in California. First US National TT for Norton (1973). July 22 Edoardo Lualdi wins the Trieste-Opicina hillclimb in Italy driving a Ferrari...

This Week in Racing History
Michael J. Stucker

July 21
Joe Aldana wins the Ascot TT motorcycle race in California. First US National TT for Norton (1973).

July 22
Edoardo Lualdi wins the Trieste-Opicina hillclimb in Italy driving a Ferrari 250 GTO (1962).

July 23
Mario Andretti and Jackie Ickx drive a Ferrari 312PB to victory in the 6-hour endurance race at Watkins Glen, New York, USA (1972).

July 24
The first event organized by the new American Motorcycle Association, a 3-day rally, begins in Toledo, Ohio, USA (1923).

July 25
Gammino drives a Ferrari 250 GTO to victory in the SCCA sportscar race at Lime Rock, Connecticut, USA (1963).

July 26
Alan Prost drives a McLaren to victory in the German Grand Prix at Hockenheim (1987).

July 27
The Indianapolis Motor Speedway demands that publisher Carl Hugness relinquish all rights to his "Indianaplois 500 Yearbook" to the Speedway. It doesn't happen (1976).

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