This Week in Racing History (October 11- 17)

This Week in Racing History Michael Stucker www.vintageRPM.com October 11 Graham Hill and Jo Bonnier drive a Ferrari 330P to victory in the Paris 1000km race at Montlhery, France (1964). October 12 Chuck Daigh wins the USGP for sports cars...

This Week in Racing History
Michael Stucker
www.vintageRPM.com

October 11
Graham Hill and Jo Bonnier drive a Ferrari 330P to victory in the Paris 1000km race at Montlhery, France (1964).

October 12
Chuck Daigh wins the USGP for sports cars at Riverside, California, driving a Scarab MkII (1958).

October 13
Sauber team founder Peter Sauber born (1943).

October 14
Bernd Rosemeyer, Grand Prix great of the 1930s, born in Lingen an der Ems, Germany (1909).

October 15
Kenny Brack wins the FIA F3000 race at Magney-Cours, France (1995).

October 16
Charlotte Motor Speedway opens with a 400 mile NASCAR Grand National race won by Speedy Thompson in a Ford (1960).

October 17
Dario Franchitti wins the CART Honda Grand Prix in Surfers Paradise, Queensland, Australia (1999).

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