1941 in motorsport

The following is an overview of the events of 1941 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.

Years in motorsport

1941 in sports

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
30 May 29th Indianapolis 500 [1]


Date Month Name Nationality Occupation Note Ref
31 October Derek Bell British Racing driver 24 Hours of Le Mans winner (1975, 1981-1982, 1986-1987). World Endurance champion (1985-1986). [2]

See alsoEdit


  1. ^ "1941 Indianapolis 500 - Round 1". Motor Sport. 8 August 2021. Retrieved 28 February 2022.
  2. ^ "Derek Bell, 2021 24 Hours of Le Mans Grand Marshal". 24 Hours of Le Mans. 21 July 2021.

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