This Week in Racing History
George Follmer drives a Ford Mustang to victory in the SCCA Trans-Am race at Bridgehampton, New York, USA (1969).
Alex Zanardi scores his first CART Indy Car win in the Budweiser/GI Joe's 200 at Portland International Raceway in Portland, Oregon, USA (1996).
Five-time World Driving Champion Juan Manuel Fangio born in Mar del la Plata, Argentina (1911).
Jochen Rindt, driving a Brabham BT-23 for Roy Winkelmann Racing, wins the Formula 2 race at Reims, France (1967).
Paul Frere and Olivier Gendebien win the 24 Hours of Le Mans driving a Ferrari TR60 (1960).
Juan Pablo Montoya wins the CART Champ Car race on the Burke Lake Front Airport in Cleveland, Ohio, USA (1999).
Charlie Schott drives a Jaguar XK-120 to victory in the Sullivan County Trophy Classic road race in New York, USA (1953).