This week in motor sport – November 14


This week in motor sport from the Archive and Database, featuring the birth of one of the sport’s greatest

November 14

1945: The man one spot behind Luca Badoer in the record books, Brett Lunger is born. In profile

1954: Eliseo Salazar is born. In profile

November 15

1987: The under-the-weather Gerhard Berger wins in Australia. Report

Nuvolari leads Christian Kautz at Bremgarten in 1938

November 16

1892: Tazio Nuvolari, the father of the four-wheel drift, is born. In profile

1958: IndyCar race-winner Roberto Guerrero is born. In profile

November 17

1939: Le Mans podium finisher Chris Craft is born. In profile

November 18

A quiet day in motor sport…

November 19

1969: British F2 champion Philippe Adams is born. In profile

1981: Three-time Le Mans winner – and one-time Grand Prix starter – Andre Lotterer is born. In profile

November 20

1948: Gunnar Nilsson is born. In profile

1957: Stefan Bellof is born. In profile

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