Volker Wiedler, Johnny Herbert and Bertrand Gachot drive a Mazda 787B to victory in the 24 Hours of Le Mans. First Le Mans win for a Japanese auto manufacturer and for a Wankel engine (1991).
4 Colin McCrae and Derek Ringer win the Acroplis Rally in a Subaru Impreza (1996). 5 The 917 racecar project begins at Porsche (1968). 7 Jody Scheckter drives a Trojan-Chevy to victory in the F5000 race at Mid-Ohio in Lexington, Ohio. Mark Donohue debuts his AMC-powered Sunoco Lola T330 (1973). 9 The Belgian Grand Prix becomes the first race in which F1 cars carry rear wings. The race is won by Bruce McLaren in a Ford-Cosworth-powered McLaren M7A (1968). 10…
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