This Week in Racing History (October 11-17)

This Week in Racing History October 11 - Ferrari 512M makes race debut (1970). - Todd Parrott becomes crew chief for Dale Jarrett's Robert Yates Ford Thunderbird NASCAR Winston Cup stockcar ...

This Week in Racing History

October 11 - Ferrari 512M makes race debut (1970).

- Todd Parrott becomes crew chief for Dale Jarrett's Robert Yates Ford Thunderbird NASCAR Winston Cup stockcar (1995).

October 13 - Jaguar withdraws from all motor racing (1957).

- Of the 94 classic cars to start, 85 finish the second running of the Peking to Paris Motor Challenge (1997).

October 17 - First post-WWII race to be held at Monza, Italy, won by Jean-Pierre Wimille in an Alfa (1948).

Previous installments of This Week in Racing History can be found at the Motorsport News International ywebsite (http://www.motorsport.com/).

Michael Stucker stucker@$sugar-land.spc.slb.com Remove "$" from email address above. Copyright Michael J. Stucker 1998

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