This Week in Racing History
Battista "Pinin" Farina, auto racer and coach builder, born in Turin, Italy (1893).
Racer Helmuth Koinigg born in Vienna, Austria (1948).
Jackie Ickx and Brian Redman drive a Gulf Mirage-Ford to victory in the Kyalami 9-hour sports car race in South Africa (1967).
Grand Prix and Le Mans winner Louis Rosier born in Chapdes-Beaufort, France (1905).
English Formula One racer Peter Collins born (1931).
Alex Ribeiro, F1 racer and medical car driver, born in Belo Horizonte, Brazil (1948).
At Phoenix, Arizona, USA, Alan Kulwicki, driving a Ford Thunderbird, wins his first NASCAR Winston Cup race (1988).