This Week in Racing History (November 18-24)

260 views

This Week in Racing History (November 18-24)

This Week in Racing History
Michael Stucker

www.vintageRPM.com

November 18
Rally driver Francois Duval born in Chimay, Belgium (1980).

Parnelli Jones
Parnelli Jones

Photo by: Michael C. Johnson

November 19
Parnelli Jones drives a Kuzma-Offy to victory in the USAC Championship race on the dirt oval in Phoenix, Arizona, USA (1961).

November 20
Sergio Scaglietti, Ferrari body stylist in the '50s and '60s, dies at the age of 91 (2011).

November 21
Stock car great and NASCAR pace car driver Elmo Langley dies of a heart attack in Japan (1996).

November 22
Stan Fox wins the last race ever held at the legendary Ascot, California, dirt track (1990).

November 23
Karl Kling and Hans Klenk win the Carrera Panamerica in a Mercedes-Benz 300SL (1952).

November 24
March holds the press launch for their 6-wheeled F1 car called the 2-4-0 (1976).

Write a comment
Show comments
About this article
Series HISTORY
Article type Special feature
Tags ascot, duval, ferrari, fox, history, jone, kling, kuzma-offy, langley, march, nascar, parnelli, scaglietti, stucker, usac

User photos

Rustyn90

Rustyn90

112 photos
ChrisMcEvoy

ChrisMcEvoy

2 photos
EuroRacer

EuroRacer

2 photos
pesca33

pesca33

20 photos
rh41

rh41

33 photos
imtcory

imtcory

6 photos
koutnas

koutnas

227 photos
JayAlley

JayAlley

41 photos
Upload photo