Category: 1973

Twenty-one cars weave through the first few co…

Twenty-one cars weave through the first few corners at the Nürburgring.
FIA Formula One World Championship, Nürburgring Nordschliefe, 1973 German Grand Prix

David Pearson (#21) and Donnie Allison (#88) l…

David Pearson (#21) and Donnie Allison (#88) lead the field through the first turn on the pace lap at Martinsville.
NASCAR Winston Cup Series, Martinsville Speedway, 1973 Virginia 500

Peter Revson (#8) gives chase to McLaren teamm…

Peter Revson (#8) gives chase to McLaren teammate Denny Hulme (#7) at Silverstone.
FIA Formula One World Championship, Silverstone Circuit, 1973 British Grand Prix

Several cars race up the hill at Mosport.FIA F…

Several cars race up the hill at Mosport.
FIA Formula One World Championship, Mosport Park, 1973 Canadian Grand Prix

A.J. Foyt (#20) and Richard Petty (#43) lead t…

A.J. Foyt (#20) and Richard Petty (#43) lead the field around on the parade lap at Pocono.
USAC Stock Car Series, Pocono Raceway, 1973 Acme 500

The two Shadows driven by Jackie Oliver (#17) …

The two Shadows driven by Jackie Oliver (#17) and George Follmer (#16) attempt to run down the March of David Purley (#18) at the Nürburgring.

FIA Formula One World Championship, Nürburgring, 1973 German Grand Prix

The field, led by Peter Revson (#15), Jerry Grant (#48), and…

The field, led by Peter Revson (#15), Jerry Grant (#48), and Gordon Johncock (#20) rolls around three-abreast on the pace lap in anticipation of the start at Ontario.
USAC Championship Car Series, Ontario Motor Speedway, 1973 California 500 

Before a crowd of infield campers, David Pearson (#21) moves…

Before a crowd of infield campers, David Pearson (#21) moves around Johnny Barnes (#89) on the outside with Dick Brooks (#90) in tow.
NASCAR Winston Cup Series, Atlanta Motor Speedway, 1973 Atlanta 500

The aftermath of Salt Walther’s (#77) near-fatal accident at the…

The aftermath of Salt Walther’s (#77) near-fatal accident at the start of the Indianapolis 500.
USAC Championship Car Series, Indianapolis Motor Speedway, 1973 Indianapolis 500

Bobby Allison (#12) runs door-to-door with Dick Brooks (#22) at…

Bobby Allison (#12) runs door-to-door with Dick Brooks (#22) at Talladega.
NASCAR Winston Cup Grand National Series, Talladega Superspeedway, 1973 Talladega 500