This Week in Racing History
Alain Prost wins the European Grand Prix at the Nurburgring in Germany in a McLaren MP4/2-TAG (1984).
American George Heath, driving a French Panhard, wins the first Vanderbuilt Cup Race, on Long Island in New York, USA (1904).
Touring car racer Paul Radisich born (1962).
Jim Chapman, onetime PPG Racing Director, dies (1996).
Phil Hill, driving a Ferrari TR250, wins the USAC Road Racing Championship race at Riverside, California, USA (1959).
Audi R8s finish 1-2 in the ALMS race at Road Atlanta in Braselton, Georgia, USA. Dindo Capello and Tom Kristensen finishing ahead of Frank Beila and Stefan Johansson (2002).
Brian Redman, driving a Lola T332-Chevy, wins the SCCA/USAC F5000 Championship race at Laguna Seca Raceway near Monterey, California, USA (1974).