People in this week in racing history include: Arie Luyendyke
This Week in Racing History Michael Stucker www.vintageRPM.com
Two-time Indianapolis 500 winner Arie Luyendyke born (1953).
Paul Weldon drives a Mirage M1 to victory in the historic sports car race at Aintree, England (1974).
September 23 Nigel Mansell, driving a Ferrari 641/2, wins his 16th overall Grand Prix, the Portuguese (1990).
Emerson Fittipaldi drives a Penske PC-18 to victory in the CART Bosch Spark Plug Grand Prix at Nazareth, Pensyvania, USA (1989).
Johnnie Parsons drives a Kurtis-Offenhauser to victory in the AAA sanctioned race on the dirt track at Springfield, Illinois (1949).
Pedro Rodriguez and Lodovico Scarfiotti drive a NART Ferrari 330P to victory in the Canadian Grand Prix (for sports cars) at Mosport, Ontario (1964).
C.S. Rolls wins the second Tourist Trophy on the Isle of Man in a Rolls-Royce. He covers 259 kilometers in 4:06 hours at 63.5 km/h (1906).