This Week in Racing History
Michael Stucker

October 25
Jackie Ickx wins the Mexican Grand Prix on the Ricardo Rodriguez circuit driving a Ferrari 312B (1970).

October 26
Jonathan Williams, racer and co-driver of the camera car entered in the 24 Hours of Le Mans race for the movie "Le Mans", born in Cairo, Egypt (1942).

October 27
Bobby Hamilton drives the Petty Racing STP Pontiac to victory at Phoenix, Arizona, USA, for his first NASCAR Winston Cup win (1996).

October 28
Stuart Crow wins the Bosch-VW Super Vee race on the streets of St. Petersburg, Florida, USA (1989).

October 29 John Force wins his tenth NHRA Funny Car championship. Angelle Seeling becomes the first woman to win the NHRA Pro Stock Bike title (2000).

October 30
Driving a Brabham BT18 for Roy Winkelmann Racing, Jochen Rindt wins the Motor Show 200 F2 race at Brands Hatch, England (1966).

October 31
Tony Maggs and David Piper drive a Ferrari 250LM to victory in the Kyalmai 9 Hour race in South Africa (1964).