Happy 41st birthday to Romain Dumas, double Le Mans winner. The versatile Frenchman who has also contested 5 WRC seasons and the Dakar 3 times, holds the current Pikes Peak record
Sunday December 16 marks 36 years since the death of our Richmond neighbour, Lotus founder and race car design svengali, Colin Chapman, CBE. Under his stewardship, Lotus claimed seven F1 constructor's titles and six F1 driver's championships
Saturday 15 December will mark 12 years since the car accident that claimed the life of Ferrari and Williams F1 pilot, Gianclaudio Giuseppe Regazzoni, better known as Clay
It's the anniversary of the birth of one-time F1 racer, Bob Drake, an American who counting racing as one profession alongside naval diver, restaurateur and stunt performer
The Sauber-bound Antonio Giovinazzi turns the ripe old age of 25 today, looking to build on his two F1 starts deputising for Pascal Wehrlein in 2017 with a full 21 start season ahead of him
On Saturday December 15, Conor Daly, IndyCar exile and NASCAR Xfinity Series and type 1 diabetic driver, turns 27
On Saturday 16 December, Motorsport Stats raises a glass to the talented Sete Gibernau, 500GP and MotoGP rider who twice was the bridesmaid to Rossi's championship titles in 2003 and 2004 ¡Salud!
Tuesday December 18 would've been Bill Holland's 111th birthday. The 1949 Indianapolis 500 winner conceded victory in 1947 after mistaking his rival to be a lap down