Category archives for: Racing History

PHOTOS: USAC At Langhorne June 1966

Mario Andretti (1) and  Don Branson started on the front row for the USAC Champ Car Langhorne 100 on June 12, 1966. (Chris Economaki Photo)

Check out this classic photo gallery shot by our own Chris Economaki during a USAC Champ Car event held at Langhorne (Pa.) Speedway on June 12, 1966.

PHOTOS: USAC At Trenton 1968

Cars battle for position during a USAC event at Trenton (N.J.) Speedway in 1968. (Chris Economaki Photo)

Check out this classic photo gallery taken by our own Chris Economaki from a USAC event held at New Jersey’s Trenton Speedway in 1968.

PHOTOS: Can-Am At Bridgehampton 1967

Mark Donohue drove the Penske Lola T70 Mk.3B Chevrolet during the Can-Am event at the Bridgehampton Race Circuit in September 1967. (NSSN Archives Photo)

Check out photos from the Can-Am Challenge Cup event held at the Bridgehampton Race Circuit in Sag Harbor, N.Y., on Sept. 17, 1967.

PHOTOS: USAC At Winchester May 1968

The USAC sprint car field flows through a turn at Winchester (Ind.) Speedway on May 5, 1968. (Chris Economaki Photo)

Check out this classic photo gallery shot by our own Chris Economaki during a USAC sprint car event held at Winchester (Ind.) Speedway on May 5, 1968.

PHOTOS: 1967 Rebel 400 At Darlington

Richard Petty (43) crosses the finish line to win the 1967 Rebel 400 at Darlington (S.C.) Raceway. (Chris Economaki Photo)

Check out this classic photo gallery shot by our own Chris Economaki during the 1967 Rebel 400 held at Darlington (S.C.) Raceway on May 13, 1967.

PHOTOS: USAC At Langhorne June 1967

The USAC Champ Car field pulls away during an event at Langhorne (Pa.) Speedway in 1967. (Chris Economaki Photo)

Check out this classic photo gallery shot by our own Chris Economaki during a USAC Champ Car event held at Langhorne (Pa.) Speedway on June 18, 1967.

PHOTOS: 1967 Daytona 500

Tiny Lund (42) battles Darel Dieringer (26) and Fred Lorenzen during the 1967 Daytona 500. (Chris Economaki Photo)

Check out this classic photo gallery shot by our own Chris Economaki during the 1967 Daytona 500, held at Daytona Int’l Speedway in Daytona Beach, Fla.

PHOTOS: IMCA Sprints In Tampa 1966

Jerry Richert (63) leads the way during IMCA sprint car action at the South Florida State Fairgrounds in Tampa, Fla., in February of 1966. (Chris Economaki Photo)

Check out this classic photo gallery shot by our own Chris Economaki during an IMCA sprint car event held at the South Florida State Fairgrounds in Tampa, Fla., in February of 1966.

PHOTOS: USAC At Lancaster In 1961

Jim Hurtubise leads a pack of cars during USAC competition at Lancaster (N.Y.) Speedway in 1961. (Chris Economaki Photo)

Check out this classic photo gallery shot by our own Chris Economaki during the a the USAC event held on Sept. 8, 1961 at Lancaster (N.Y.) Speedway.

Scott Was A NASCAR Trailblazer

Wendell Scott is the only African-American driver to win a NASCAR Grand National (Sprint Cup) event. (NASCAR Photo)

During a 13-year premier series career, Wendell Scott likely never considered he was making NASCAR history. The Virginian’s sole concern was getting to the next race on a miniscule budget.

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