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

June 1
Arturo Merzario and Jacques Faffite drive an Alfa Romeo T33TT12 to victory in the 1000km sports car race on the Nurburgring in Germany (1975).

June 2
Ronnie Peterson drives a Tecno to victory in the F3 race at Hockenheim, Germany (1968).

June 3
Dave Richards, founder and chairman of Prodrive, born (1952).

June 4
Sprint and midget racer Don Vogler born (1925).

June 5
Patrick Head, co-Founder and Technical Director or Williams Grand Prix Engineering, born (1946).

June 6
George Follmer drives a Ford Mustang to victory in the SCCA Trans-Am race at Mid-Ohio in Lexington, Ohio (1971).

June 7
Alex Zanardi drives a Reynard-Honda to victory in the CART ITT Auomotive Grand Prix of Detroit, Michigan (1998).