This Week in Racing History (February 23-March 1)

February 23 - FIA created in Paris, France (1946). February 24 - Drag racer Connie Kalitta born (1938). - Ferrari 250 GTO debuts at annual Ferrari press conference (1962). February 25 - F1 driver Francois Cevert...

February 23 - FIA created in Paris, France (1946).

February 24 - Drag racer Connie Kalitta born (1938).

- Ferrari 250 GTO debuts at annual Ferrari press conference (1962).

February 25 - F1 driver Francois Cevert born (1939).

- Jean Todt born (1946).

February 26 - The Sports Car Club of America (SCCA) is incorporated in Boston by seven sports car enthusiasts (1944).

February 27 - Peter Revson born (1939).

February 28 - Indy 500 winner and F1 champion Mario Andretti born in Italy (1940).

- Timmy Mayer dies during Tasman series race at Longford, Tasmania (1964).

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

Michael Stucker | Anadrill Schlumberger, Sugar Land, Texas stucker@sugar-land.anadrill.slb.com | Definately not Anadrill's opinion. Copyright Michael J. Stucker 1997 Give me ambiguity or give me something else.

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Series General
Drivers Mario Andretti , Connie Kalitta , Jean Todt , François Cévert , Peter Revson