This Week in Racing History
Jack Hinkle drives a Maserati Tipo 61 "Birdcage" to victory in a sports car race at Ponca City, Oklahoma, USA (1962).
Mike Parkes drives a Ferrari 250 GTO to victory in the GT race at Mallory Park, England (1962).
Gerhard Mitter, driving with a broken leg, wins the Rossfeld Alpen-Bergpreis at the wheel of a Porsche (1966).
Indy Car racer Davey Hamilton born (1962).
NASCAR crew chief Doug Reichert born (1960).
Derek Bell and Jackie Ickx drive a Gulf Mirage-Cosworth GR8 to victory in the 24 Hours of Le Mans (1975).
Official homologation papers issued to Ferrari for their 250 GT Competition Berlinetta (1960).