This Week in Racing History
Michael J. Stucker
Sportscar and Indycar racer Eliseo Salazar born (1955).
Hank Thorp, one time Indy Lights Chief Steward, born (1934).
Ford withdraws from racing (1970).
1996 CART Indycar champion Jimmy Vasser born (1965).
Car builder Bill Deven dies following a stroke (2000).
Umberto Maglioli wins the final Carrera Panamerica de Mexico road race in a Ferrari (1954).
Engineer Ross Brawn born in Manchester, England (1954).