Events on this day
Interesting and notable events from the history of motor sport.
Malcolm Campbell set a new Land Speed Record of 174.833 mph
Teretonga International, New Zealand won by Jo Bonnier in a Cooper.
Warwick Farm 100, Australia won by Stirling Moss in a Cooper-Climax.
Daytona 24 Hour Race. Won by Vic Elford, Jochen Neerpasch, Jo Siffert, Rolf Stommelen and Hans Herrmann in a Porsche 962. READ MORE
Tasman Cup, Surfers Paradise, Australia. Won by Frank Matich in a Holden/Repco powered Matich A50.
Daytona 24 Hour Race. Won by Danny Ongais, Hurley Haywood and Ted Field in a Porsche 935. READ MORE
Brazilian Grand Prix, Interlagos, won by Jacques Laffite in a Ligier. READ MORE