This Week in Racing History (June 10-16)

This Week in Racing History Michael Stucker www.vintageRPM.com June 10 Jack Hinkle drives a Maserati Tipo 61 "Birdcage" to victory in a sports car race at Ponca City, Oklahoma, USA (1962). June 11 Mike Parkes drives a Ferrari 250 GTO to...

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

June 10
Jack Hinkle drives a Maserati Tipo 61 "Birdcage" to victory in a sports car race at Ponca City, Oklahoma, USA (1962).

June 11
Mike Parkes drives a Ferrari 250 GTO to victory in the GT race at Mallory Park, England (1962).

June 12
Gerhard Mitter, driving with a broken leg, wins the Rossfeld Alpen-Bergpreis at the wheel of a Porsche (1966).

June 13
Indy Car racer Davey Hamilton born (1962).

June 14
NASCAR crew chief Doug Reichert born (1960).

June 15
Derek Bell and Jackie Ickx drive a Gulf Mirage-Cosworth GR8 to victory in the 24 Hours of Le Mans (1975).

June 16
Official homologation papers issued to Ferrari for their 250 GT Competition Berlinetta (1960).

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