This Week in Racing History
Michael J. Stucker
Dino Ferrari, the son of Enzo, dies (1956).
Kazuyoshi Hoshino, who participated in two F1 races in the 1970s, born in Japan (1947).
Bill Elliott drives a Ford Thunderbird to victory in the NASCAR Winston Cup race at Daytona, Florida, USA (1988).
Henry Ford II fires Lee Iacocca from the Ford Motor Company (1978).
Maurice Trintignant drives a Ferrari Dino 156 F2 to its first win, at Reims, France (1957).
Ed Kretz rides an Indian motorcycle to win in the 100-mile National TT at Riverside, California, USA (1948).
Gordon Johncock wins the Castle Rock 150 USAC road race in Colorado, USA (1969).