Events on this day
Interesting and notable events from the history of motor sport.
Scuderia Ferrari is formed.
Wendell Scott took first place in the Grand National race in Jacksonville, Florida, becoming the first black driver ever to win a NASCAR event.
American Motors Corporation hired Craig Breedlove to set long distance high speed records with their AMX.
Jean-Pierre Nicolas / Michel Vial won Tour de Corse Rally with an Alpine-Renault A110 1800.
Jean-Claude Andruet / 'Biche' won Tour de Corse Rally with a Lancia Stratos HF. READ MORE