This Week in Racing History
Peter Revson wins the World Challenge Cup for Group 7 racers at Fuji, Japan (1968).
Bobby Isaac sets a new World Closed Course Speed Record of 201.104 mph at Talledega, Alabama, USA (1970).
Future Indy 500 winner and F1 World Champion Mario Andretti marries Dee Ann Hoch (1961).
Louis Wagner drives his Benz to victory in the first American Grand Prize race, in Savanah, Georgia (1908).
Mario Andretti wins the USAC Sprint Car race on the dirt track at Manzanita, California, USA (1966).
The new Arrows F1 team moves into their home in Mlton Keynes, England (1977).
First race held at Bob Jane's Calder Thunderdome in Australia (1987).