This Week in Racing History (June 27-July 3)

This Week in Racing History Michael Stucker June 27 Jackie Stewart drives a Lola T260 to victory in the St. Jovite, Quebec, Canada, Can-Am race (1971). June 28 Mauro Baldi and Jonathon Palmer drive a Porsche 962 to victory in the 200 mile...

This Week in Racing History
Michael Stucker

June 27
Jackie Stewart drives a Lola T260 to victory in the St. Jovite, Quebec, Canada, Can-Am race (1971).

June 28
Mauro Baldi and Jonathon Palmer drive a Porsche 962 to victory in the 200 mile World Sports Prototype race at the Norisring in Germany. Final race for the Rothman's-backed factory Porsche team (1987).

June 29
Mario Andretti wins the Pike's Peak Hillclimb in a Chevy-powered Grant King dirt car (1969).

June 30
Jim Clark wins the French Grand Prix at Reims in a Lotus 25 (1963).

July 1
Roger Penske drives a Maserati Tipo 61 to victory in the SCCA National sports car event at Meadowdale, Wisconsin, USA (1961).

July 2
Twentytwo year old Pete Ryan dies from injuries suffered the day before in a crash during the Formula Junior race at Reims, France (1962).

July 3
Graham de Zille drives a Lola to victory in the FF1600 race at Snetterton, England (1983).

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Series History
Drivers Mauro Baldi , Jackie Stewart , Mario Andretti , Jim Clark , Roger Penske