1922 in motorsport

The following is an overview of the events of 1922 in motorsport including the major racing events, motorsport venues that were opened and closed during a year, championships and non-championship events that were established and disestablished in a year, and births and deaths of racing drivers and other motorsport people.

List of years in motorsport
In sports
1919
1920
1921
1922
1923
1924
1925

Annual eventsEdit

The calendar includes only annual major non-championship events or annual events that had own significance separate from the championship. For the dates of the championship events see related season articles.

Date Event Ref
2 April 13th Targa Florio [1]
30 May 10th Indianapolis 500 [2]
30 May-1 June 11th Isle of Man TT [3]

BirthsEdit

Date Month Name Nationality Occupation Note Ref
12 May Roy Salvadori British Racing driver 24 Hours of Le Mans winner (1959). [4]
11 July Fritz Riess German Racing driver 24 Hours of Le Mans winner (1952). [5]
5 October José Froilán González Argentine Racing driver 24 Hours of Le Mans winner (1954). [6]

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "13^ TARGA FLORIO". targaflorio.info. Retrieved 16 April 2017.
  2. ^ "1922 Indianapolis 500". racing-reference.info. Racing Reference. Retrieved 15 April 2017.
  3. ^ "TT 1922". iomtt.com. Isle of Man TT. Retrieved 15 April 2017.
  4. ^ "Roy Salvadori". en.espn.co.uk. ESPN. Retrieved 15 April 2018.
  5. ^ "Fritz Riess". motorsportmagazine.com. Motor Sport Magazine. Retrieved 16 April 2018.
  6. ^ "José Froilán González". motorsportmagazine.com. Motor Sport Magazine. Retrieved 16 April 2018.

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