Car racing history - Raymond burke recalls the European races in 1964 | Hagerty Article


Raymond Burk is an esteemed doctor and professor of medicine at Vanderbilt University, but 46 years ago, he was a young college student with an affinity for cars. In 1964, while studying German literature in Europe, he decided to hitchhike the continent and take in two of the biggest races: The 1,000 km race at Nürburgring and the famous 24 Hours at LeMans.

This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2010/10/27/old-photos-offer-glimpse-of-racing-history