The Jalopy Journal
Frenchtown Flyer, yes, yes, obviously, the 999, in 1902. Thank you. Would this be the first single seater track car?
The track is still there, in a very sad state.
[ATTACH] Terramar, track near Barcelona.
Is the Marmon Wasp the very first single seater racing car designed for track ? Yes, se have single seater record cars before the turn of the...
Me again, as you might have seen from my previous posts I am reading "The Romance of Motor Sport" by Malcom Campbell, printed in 1937. The book...
The sound of that music box is bliss to my ears.
Also might I say, how nice to see so many intersting posts, jolly good.
The John Christie 1905 car without a doubt.
Ivan thanks for your kind information, yes, I picked up Saga of the Roaring Road at a Autojumble very cheap. Very interesting book. So yesterday I...
Might someone help me with this lovely photograph of Fred J.Wagner. Please. Race? Car? Date?[ATTACH]
BLUTO, TELL ME YOU HAVE A FIRE TRUCK?
And here is the Duesemberg in its home today, Brooklands where I understand it is about the recive the original 8 Duesemberg power plant that...
So here is "Jenks" Denis Jenkinson some time after WWII with the Duesemberg crank belonging to the only
suvivor of 7 cars made in 1927.
From the book "The Romance of Motor Racing by Sir Malcom Campbell" (1937)
This and previous post from the book Specials by John Bolster 1949[ATTACH]
Ref. the SASCHA, Alfred Neubauer also raced a similar car , different number plate
from "The Lure of Speed" by H.O.D. Segrave page 144
For those who might be interested the café deL' Hippodrome was on the Hippodrome straight, almost opposite the grandstands and the pits (The other...
there is lots more of this at:
Cartoon by "Casque" Sammy Davis
Perhaps Uruguay or Argentina, Maldonado could be the town or name of driver.
Is there not the Sunbeam at Indianapolis Museum ex Macoco Alzaga ? Please forgive if I make a mistake, I belive it it is an ex 1913(hope I got the...
[ATTACH] [ATTACH] Top picture shows the Chandler Curtiss at the 1922 Premio Asociacion Audax de Cordoba. The other is the V8 Curtiss of the car,...
Might some one tell me the history of the Sunbeam 4.9 that sits at the Indianapolis Museum. Is this originally a 1916 Indianapolis car, that...
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