historicracing

Born on this day (27th - March)

Louis LeCocq

1892 - 1919


Cale Yarborough

1939


Garcia Veiga

1945


Didier de Radigu├Ęs

1958


Mark Lovell

1960 - 2003


Parker Johnstone

1961


Gregor Foitek

1965


David Coulthard

1971



Died on this day (27th - March)

Tom Alley

1889 - 1953


Heinz Schiller

1930 - 2007



On this day
3 / 3 / 1973
South African Grand Prix at Kyalami won by Jackie Stewart in a Tyrrell.

He finished 24 seconds ahead of Peter Revson in a McLaren and Emerson Fittipaldi was third in his Lotus. Emmo also set fastest lap of the race. The race also marked the F1 debut for George Follmer and Shadow. He would bring his Shadow home in sixth place in the race.