Events on this day
Interesting and notable events from the history of motor sport.
Damon Hill was elected as the new President of the BRDC at their AGM.
He took over the roll from Sir Jackie Stewart
Dave Richards was granted permission to enter F1 and be called Prodrive F1 Team. They were due to be the 12th entry into the 2008 Formula One world championship. However in November 2007, a legal challenge to thier proposed use of customer cars led to them pulling out.