This Week in Racing History
Rick Mears turns the first unofficial 220 mph lap (220.048) at Indy (1988).
A Porsche 908 driven by Jo Siffert and Brian Redman wins the 1000 kilometer World Championship of Makes race at Spa-Francochamps, Belgium (1969).
Pierro Taruffi drives a Ferrari 335 Sport to victory in the last Mille Miglia (1957).
Tony Stewart wins the Indiana Sprint Classic at Indianapolis Raceway Park in Indianapolis, Indiana, USA (1995).
Jean-Pierre Beltoise wins his only, and BRM's last, Formula One race when he wins the rain soaked Monaco Grand Prix (1972).
Maserati Tipo 61s finish 1-2, with Walt Hansgen beating Gus Andrey, in the Modified Class in the SCCA National event at Cumberland, Maryland, USA (1960).
A.J. Foyt takes his last lap around the Indianapolis Motor Speedway as he retires from driving Indy Cars (1993).