This Week in Racing History (January 10-16)

This Week in Racing History Michael Stucker www.vintageRPM.com January 10 1959 and 1962 Indy 500 champion Rodger Ward born in Beloit, Kansas, USA (1921). January 11 Dan Gurney and Frank Arciero drive a Lotus 19B to victory in the Daytona ...

This Week in Racing History
Michael Stucker
www.vintageRPM.com

January 10
1959 and 1962 Indy 500 champion Rodger Ward born in Beloit, Kansas, USA (1921).

January 11
Dan Gurney and Frank Arciero drive a Lotus 19B to victory in the Daytona Continental 3 Hour race in Daytona, Florida, USA (1962).

January 12
Emerson Fittipaldi drives a Marlboro McLaren M23-Cosworth to victory in the Argentine Grand Prix at Buenos Aires (1975).

January 13
Mauro Forghieri, head of the Ferrari racing department in the 1960s, born in Modena, Italy (1935).

January 14
Onetime CART team owner Carl Hogan dies in New Hampshire, USA, at the age of 71 (2001).

January 15
Car builder and racer Bill Stroppe born in Long Beach, California, USA (1919).

January 16
William Grover-Williams, who would win the first Monoco Grand Prix, is born in Paris, France, to English parents (1903).

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Series History
Drivers Dan Gurney , Emerson Fittipaldi , Rodger Ward
Teams Williams