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On This Day in 1955 (July 16th)
Started by: Wigan Rover (769) Report abuse
Stirling Moss became the first English Motor Racing Driver to win the British Grand Prix after seeing of a challenge from World Champion , Argentine Juan Manuel Fangio . Moss won the British Title ten times but was never crowned World Champion

Posted by: stacker lee (316) Report abuse
His name was one of the "Who do you think you are names".

Who do you think you are, Stirling Moss!!

Posted by: tonker (20084)   Report abuse
Stirling Moss became the first English Motor Racing Driver to win the British Grand Prix, at ..... Aintree, Lancashire!

Posted by: tonker (20084)   Report abuse
Yes. Lancashire! And only 15 miles from Wigan!!

I'm surprised the council haven't jumped on that one?

Stirling Moss Wigan Racing Driver - British Grand Prix held in Wigan!

 
 
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