Events on this day
Interesting and notable events from the history of motor sport.
A meeting was held at the home of Count Jules de Dion, out of which was born, the Auto Club de France.
American Grand Prix. Won by David Bruce-Brown in a Benz. READ MORE
"Goldenrod", an LSR car, powered by four Chrysler Hemi engines, averaged 409 mph on the Bonneville Salt Flats for a new wheel-driven World Land Speed Record.
Grand Prix of Spain (non-championship), Jarama, Spain.. Won by Jim Clark in a Lotus-Ford. READ MORE
Can-Am Race, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA. Won by John Surtees. READ MORE
Australian Grand Prix, Adelaide. Won by Damon Hill in a Williams. READ MORE