historicracing

Born on this day (28th - March)

1897 - 1974


1908 - 1963


Consalvo Sanesi

1911 - 1998


1929


Hubert Hahne

1935


Charles Ates

1935


Jean-François Piot

1938 - 1980


Tony Brise

1952 - 1975



Died on this day (28th - March)

William H Pitt

1925 - 1992


Jean-Marie Balestre

1921 - 2008



Robert Charles Copeman
Bob
UNITED STATES

Born
9 / 2 / 1939
Died
18 / 3 / 1988
Bob Copeman was a regular competitor in IMSA races in the early 1980s driving Porsche 911s from 1980 untill 1984. He then took a couple of years off before returning in 1988 at the Daytona 24 Hour race at the end of January. Sadly a few weeks later he was killed in an accident at Turn 1 during a qualifying session for the 36th Coca-Cola Sebring 12 Hour race.