This Week in Racing History
Richard Attwood and Hans Herrmann drives a Salzburg Porsche 917 to victory in the 24 Hours of Le Mans (1970).
Former F1 World Champion James Hunt dies of a heart attack at the age of 45 in his home in Wimbledon, England (1993).
Giacomo Agostini, 8-time 500cc and 7-time 350cc motorcycle World Champion, born in Brescia, Italy (1942).
Denis Hulme drives his McLaren M23 to victory in the Swedish Grand Prix at Anderstorp (1973).
Helio Castroneves wins his first CART Champ Car race, the Tenneco Detroit Grand Prix on Belle Isle in Detroit, Michigan, USA (2000).
Doc Bundy, Jim Trueman, and Bobby Rahal drive a March-Porsche to victory in the Camel GT race at Mid-ohio in Lexington, Ohio, USA (1983).
Jochen Rindt and Masten Gregory drive a North American Racing Team Ferrari 250LM to victory in the 24 Hours of Le Mans (1965).