This Week in Racing History (June 6-12)

This Week in Racing History Michael Stucker June 6 J.F. Ramsden takes delivery of Wolsit 5531, which had raced in the 1907 Targa Florio road race (1908). June 7 Glenn Seton drives a Nissan Skyline to victory in the Australian Touring Car ...

This Week in Racing History (June 6-12)

This Week in Racing History
Michael Stucker

June 6
J.F. Ramsden takes delivery of Wolsit 5531, which had raced in the 1907 Targa Florio road race (1908).

June 7
Glenn Seton drives a Nissan Skyline to victory in the Australian Touring Car Championship race at Sandown, Victoria, Australia (1987).

June 8
Art Bisch wins the USAC Championship race at Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA (1958).

June 9
The Petty Enterprises NASCAR team releases driver John Andretti (2003).

June 10
Racer and rally driver Vic Elford born in London, England (1935).

June 11
Jo Bonnier dies in crash during the 24 Hours of Le Mans (1972).

June 12
Maserati Tipo 60 "Birdcages" finish 1-2 in the Salsomassiore-San Antonio hillclimb in Parma, Italy, with Odoardo Govoni beating Mannato Boffa (1960).

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