This Week in Racing History (May 18-24)

This Week in Racing History Michael Stucker www.vintageRPM.com May 18 Scooter Patrick drives an Alfa Romeo T33/2 to victory in a sports car race in Kent, Washington, USA (1969). May 19 John Surtees and Willy Mairesse drive a Ferrari 250P to ...

This Week in Racing History
Michael Stucker
www.vintageRPM.com

May 18
Scooter Patrick drives an Alfa Romeo T33/2 to victory in a sports car race in Kent, Washington, USA (1969).

May 19
John Surtees and Willy Mairesse drive a Ferrari 250P to victory in the ADAC 1000 km race at the Nurburgring in Germany. The Lola GT makes its international debut (1963).

May 20
NASCAR stock car champion Tony Stewart is born (1971).

May 21
Pierre Veyron, driving a Bugatti Type 51A, wins the voiturette race at Avus in Germany (1933).

May 22
Piero Lardi Ferrari, second son of Enzo Ferrari, is born (1945).

May 23
Alex Zanardi, driving a Reynard-Honda, wins the CART Motorola 300 at Gateway International Raceway in Madison, Illinois (1998).

May 24
Floyd "Chip" Ganassi, Indy Car racer and owner of Indy Car, NASCAR, and Grand-Am teams, born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA (1958).

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