This Week in Racing History
Rudolf Caracciola drives a Mercedes to victory in the Grand Prix of Tripoli (1935).
The Alpine-Renault A110 of Bernard Darniche and Alain Mahé wins the Rally Morocco (1973).
Stirling Moss wins the Monaco Grand Prix in a Lotus 18-Climax entered by Rob Walker. Moss' second straight Monaco win (1961).
Al Holbert and Jim Trueman drive a March-Porsche to victory in the IMSA Camel GT race at Charlotte, North Carolina, USA (1983).
Allan Moffett, driving a Mazda RX7, wins the ATCC race at Surfers Paradise, Australia. Dick Johnson secures his second consecutive championship title (1982).
A Porsche 935 driven by Jackie Ickx and Jochen Mass wins the Group 5 World Manufacturers Championship race at Silverstone, England (1977).
Hiro Matsushita becomes the first Japanese driver to qualify for the Indy 500. He qualifies 24th (1991).