This Week in Racing History (November 4-10)

This Week in Racing History
Michael Stucker

www.vintageRPM.com

November 4
Jackie Ickx and Brian Redman drive a Gulf Mirage M1 to victory in the Rand 9 Hours race at Kyamlami, South Africa (1967).

David Richards and Jacky Ickx
David Richards and Jacky Ickx

Photo by: xpb.cc

November 5
Grand Prix and Le Mans winner Louis Rosier born in Chapdes- Beaufort, France (1905).

November 6
Stock car and sports car racer Dick Hutcherson dies from a heart attack at age 73 (2005).

November 7
Jimmy Bryan, driving an Offenhauser-powered Kuzma, wins the AAA Championship race at Phoenix, Arizona, USA (1954).

November 8
Lotus team driver Peter Arundel born in Ilford, Essex, England (1933).

November 9
Claude Ballot-Lena dies from cancer. He won the 1984 24 Hours of Daytona and 24 Hours of Spa and was one of the first Europeans to race NASCAR Winston Cup (1999).

November 10
Rally driver Markko Martin born (1975).

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Series HISTORY
Drivers Dick Hutcherson , Jacky Ickx , Brian Redman , Claude Ballot-Léna , Peter Arundel , David Richards , Markko Martin
Article type Special feature
Tags aaa, arundel, ballot-lena, bryan, hutcherson, ickx, kyamlami, le mans, lotus, markko martin, mirage, nascar, offenauser, redman, rosier, stucker, vintage