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

June 22
George Follmer drives a Ford Mustang to victory in the SCCA Trans-Am race at Bridgehampton, New York, USA (1969).

June 23
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).

June 24
Five-time World Driving Champion Juan Manuel Fangio born in Mar del la Plata, Argentina (1911).

June 25
Jochen Rindt, driving a Brabham BT-23 for Roy Winkelmann Racing, wins the Formula 2 race at Reims, France (1967).

June 26
Paul Frere and Olivier Gendebien win the 24 Hours of Le Mans driving a Ferrari TR60 (1960).

June 27
Juan Pablo Montoya wins the CART Champ Car race on the Burke Lake Front Airport in Cleveland, Ohio, USA (1999).

June 28
Charlie Schott drives a Jaguar XK-120 to victory in the Sullivan County Trophy Classic road race in New York, USA (1953).