This Week in Racing History (November 18-24)

This Week in Racing History (November 18-24)

This Week in Racing History
Michael Stucker

November 18
Rally driver Francois Duval born in Chimay, Belgium (1980).

Parnelli Jones
Parnelli Jones

Photo by: Michael C. Johnson

November 19
Parnelli Jones drives a Kuzma-Offy to victory in the USAC Championship race on the dirt oval in Phoenix, Arizona, USA (1961).

November 20
Sergio Scaglietti, Ferrari body stylist in the '50s and '60s, dies at the age of 91 (2011).

November 21
Stock car great and NASCAR pace car driver Elmo Langley dies of a heart attack in Japan (1996).

November 22
Stan Fox wins the last race ever held at the legendary Ascot, California, dirt track (1990).

November 23
Karl Kling and Hans Klenk win the Carrera Panamerica in a Mercedes-Benz 300SL (1952).

November 24
March holds the press launch for their 6-wheeled F1 car called the 2-4-0 (1976).

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Tags ascot, duval, ferrari, fox, history, jone, kling, kuzma-offy, langley, march, nascar, parnelli, scaglietti, stucker, usac