Belt up and enjoy this 365-day ride as you cruise past the most momentous motoring events in history. Packed with fascinating facts about races, motorists and the history of the mighty engine, this is a must-visit web site for any car enthusiast.
Lee Petty drove his Plymouth to victory in the tragic 250-mile NASCAR Grand National event at Langhorne Speedway, Pennsylvania, US. Rookie driver Larry Mann, competing in only his sixth race, overturned on the 211th lap and died of massive injuries. Mann defied a long-standing racing taboo by painting his Hudson green.Back