The third Vanderbilt Cup Race is considered the most competitive in the series featuring 17 cars from France, USA, Germany and Italy. The filed included several of best European
This weekend's Mystery Foto features two prominent race car drivers.
- Jan 29 Walt Gosden Article:“Going 114 MPH on the Motor Parkway in a Model S Mercedes in 1928”
- Jan 27 Concept Cars That Never Made It Part I
- Jan 26 Mystery Foto #4 Solved: Roadside Signs in Lake Ronkonkoma in October 1930 (Updated: 1/28/2015)
- Jan 24 The Fresh Meadows Golf Driving Range near the Motor Parkway Western Terminus
Born in Belgium, Arthur Duray spent most of his life in France. He established a world's kilometer record of 143.9 miles per hour at Ostend with a 300 -hp Fiat
#18 Lorraine-Dietrich (France) driven by Arthur Duray, 120 HP. Finished 3rd, only 16 seconds behind Lancia. Averaged 60.7 mph