This Week in Racing History - August 20

This Week in Racing History August 20 Rookie Andre Ribeiro wins the New England 200 at Loudon, New Hampshire, USA. First CART win for both Ribeiro and Honda (1995). August 22 Len Sutton wins the USAC Championship race at Springfield ...

This Week in Racing History

August 20
Rookie Andre Ribeiro wins the New England 200 at Loudon, New Hampshire, USA. First CART win for both Ribeiro and Honda (1995).

August 22
Len Sutton wins the USAC Championship race at Springfield (1959).

August 23
NASCAR stockcar racer Steve Park born in Islip, New York, USA (1967).

August 24
An ad appears in Autosport magazine that causes Graham Hill to get involved in motor racing (1953).

August 25
Michael Schumacher makes his F1 debut driving for Jordan (1991).

August 26
Brian Redman, Tony Cicale, and Bobby Rahal win the Lumberman's 6-Hour sports car race at Mid-Ohio in Cicale's under-2-liter Can-Am car (1979).

Copyright 2000 Michael J. Stucker

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Series History
Drivers Steve Park , Michael Schumacher , Bobby Rahal , Brian Redman , Graham Hill , Andre Ribeiro