This Week in Racing History
Jimmy Vasser, driving a Reynard-Honda, wins the CART Marlboro 500 at California Speedway in Fontana, California, USA (1998).
Jackie Ickx and David Hobbs drive a Gulf Ford GT40 to victory in the Rand 9 Hour Race at Kyalami, South Africa (1968).
Racer Helmuth Koinigg born in Vienna, Austria (1948).
Jan Clemens wins the 100-mile feature race at Indianapolis Raceway Park in Indianapolis, Indiana, USA (1905).
Tazio Nuvolari drives a 1000cc Harley-Davidson to his first motorcycle race win, the Riunione Motorcyclistica, at Mantua, Italy (1922).
English Formula One racer Peter Collins born (1931).
The Australian Grand Prix at Adelaide is Ayrton Senna's last F1 win (1993).