This Week in Racing History
Arturo Merzario and Jacques Faffite drive an Alfa Romeo T33TT12 to victory in the 1000km sports car race on the Nurburgring in Germany (1975).
Ronnie Peterson drives a Tecno to victory in the F3 race at Hockenheim, Germany (1968).
Dave Richards, founder and chairman of Prodrive, born (1952).
Sprint and midget racer Don Vogler born (1925).
Patrick Head, co-Founder and Technical Director or Williams Grand Prix Engineering, born (1946).
George Follmer drives a Ford Mustang to victory in the SCCA Trans-Am race at Mid-Ohio in Lexington, Ohio (1971).
Alex Zanardi drives a Reynard-Honda to victory in the CART ITT Auomotive Grand Prix of Detroit, Michigan (1998).