|Sir Stirling Moss
was a standout in English club racing
in the years following World War II. In the early 1950s he began
competing on the European continent as well.
In 1954-55 he joined Juan Manuel Fangio
on the all-conquering
team. Moss backed up the Argentinian in his two championship years
with Mercedes-Benz and won the 1955 Mille Miglia outright for the German
He went on to an illustrious F1 career,
well-covered on his Personal Site.
|Moss won both heats of the 2nd "Pacific
Grand Prix" on October 22,1961.
In this photo he climbs the hill in the
2.5 liter Climax-powered UDT-Laystall entered Lotus Mk.19.
Moss also won
the inaugural race on October 23, 1960, in the same car.
||A week earlier, Moss led the early laps
at the Riverside Grand Prix, only to fall back with mechanical problems.
Here, he passes Bob Harris in the Campbell
Special while rounding Turn 6.
|Moss recovered to finish 9th overall.
Braking for Turn 7, he leads
Ken Miles and Jack McAfee,
driving Porsches RS61 and RSK respectively.
(Photo by John McCann.)
Sir Stirling Moss!
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