This Week in Racing History (March 6-12)
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A.J. Foyt drives his Coyote-Foyt to victory in the USAC Championship race at Ontario Motor Speedway in Ontario, California, USA (1977).
Stirling Moss and Bill Lloyd win the sportscar race at Sebring, Florida, in Briggs Cunningham's 1.5-liter OSCA. Porfirio Rubirosa drives his 3.3-liter Lancia D24 to second place (1954).
Ken Miles drives a Porsche Spyder to victory in the USAC Road Racing Championship race at Pomona, California, USA (1959).
David Coulthard wins the Australian Grand Prix in a Mercedes powered McLaren. First Mercedes Formula One victory since Juan Fangio won the 1955 Italian Grand Prix (1997).
Bobby Unser, driving a Drake-Offenhauser powered Eagle, wins the the USAC Championship race at Ontario Motor Speedway in Ontario, California, USA (1974).
Henry Seagrave drives his Irving-Napier to a new One Mile Speed Record of 231.446 mph (1929).
Dick Johnson drives a Ford Sierra to victory in the ATCC Group A race at Symmons Plains, Tasmania, Australia. Mark Gibbs wins the Group E race in a Toyota Supra Turbo (1989).