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



On this day
25 / 3 / 1973
6 Hours of Vallelunga won by Henri Pescarolo, Gerard Larrousse and Francois Cevert in their Matra

Henri Pescarolo, Gerard Larrousse and Francois Cevert drove their Matra to victory in a hard fought '6 Hours of Vallelunga' World Championship for Makes Sports Car race. The winning trio finished a lap ahead of the Tim Schenken/Carlos Reutemann and Jacky Ickx/Brian Redman Ferrari 312Ps.