This Week in Racing History
F1 and Indy Car driver Enrique Bernoldi born in Curitiba, Brazil (1978).
Ayrton Senna wins the F3 Macau Grand Prix in a Ralt-Toyota (1983).
Pedro and Ricardo Rodriguez drive a Ferrari 250 GTO to victory in the Paris 1000 KM race at Montlhery, France (1962).
Ernst Henne, riding a supercharged BMW, sets a new motorcycle world speed record of 272 kph/169 mph (1936).
Stirling Moss drives a Lotus 19 to victory in both heats of the Pacific Grand Prix for sports cars at Laguna Seca in Monterey, California, USA (1960).
Jo Siffert dies in an accident during a non-points F1 race at Brands Hatch, England (1971).
Jim Hurtubise wins the Sacramento 100 on the dirt track in Sacramento, California, USA (1959).