This Week in Racing History (September 23-29)

This Week in Racing History Michael J. Stucker September 24 Soichiro Honda founds the Honda Motor Company (1948). September 25 F1 driver Mika Salo born (1967). September 26 AMA Supercross rider Bob Hannah born in Whittier, Califronia, USA ...

This Week in Racing History
Michael J. Stucker

September 24
Soichiro Honda founds the Honda Motor Company (1948).

September 25
F1 driver Mika Salo born (1967).

September 26
AMA Supercross rider Bob Hannah born in Whittier, Califronia, USA (1956).

September 27
The first stone is laid on the Nurburgring in Germany (1925).

September 28
F1 champion Mika Hakkinen born (1968).

September 29
Pat O'Conner beats Johnny Thompson by .99 seconds in the first 100-mile USAC Champ Car race on the newly paved 1-mile oval at Trenton, New Jersey, USA (1957).

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Series Vintage
Drivers Mika Hakkinen , Mika Salo