Nov 30 2011

Archives: Drivers and Mechanicians

Links to related posts on Drivers and Mechanicians (Updated: February 1, 2012):


Calling All Vanderbilt Cup Race families

The Eight Winning Drivers of the Vanderbilt Cup Races (1904-1916)

The Dangerous Role of the Mechanician

Fatalities Associated with the Vanderbilt Cup Races (1904-1910)

The Five Drivers in the 1940 Mystery Photo

New Series: Rare Images of Vanderbilt Cup Race Drivers and Mechanicians

Driver Profiles

George Arents, Jr.

Archives: Louis Chevrolet

Gustave Caillois

John Walter Christie: Front-Wheel Drive Pioneer

Joe Dawson

Driver Profile: Ralph DePalma

For the Dingley Family: Part II- Bert Dingley and the Vanderbilt Cup Races

For the Dingley Family: Part I- Bert Dingley and the Vanderbilt Cup Races

Archives: Harry Grant

Ray Harroun: Winner of the 1911 Indy 500 and the 1909 Wheatley Sweepstakes

The Greatest 33 Profile: Ray Harroun

Edward Hawley: A Great-Great-Granddaughter Seeks Information on a 1904 Vanderbilt Cup Race Driver

George Heath- The First Vanderbilt Cup Race Winner

Victor Hemery- The 1905 Vanderbilt Cup Race Winner

Driver Profile: Camille Jenatzy-  “The Red Devil” and His Tragic Death

Foxhall Keene: Chicken à la King and the Vanderbilt Cup Races

Driver Profile: Billy Knipper- Winner of the 1909 Merrimac Valley Trophy

Vincenzo Lancia

Summary: Entrants and the Countries They Represented

Driver Profile: Hubert Le Blon
Archives: William Luttgen

A Request from the Son of the Winner of the First Motor Parkway Race: Herb Lytle

A Painting of Paul Newman to Help Young Drivers

Tazio Nuvolari-“The greatest driver of the past, the present, and the future”

Dario Resta and the Peugeot- Repeat Winner of the Vanderbilt Cup Race

Willy T. Ribbs and Wendell Scott- Pioneer African American Drivers

Eddie Rickenbacker: America’s Ace of Aces and Vanderbilt Cup Race Participant

Article “Rickenbacker-King Of the Dirt Track” by Damon Runyon and Walter Kiernan

Another Vanderbilt Cup Race Mystery: Was Eddie Rickenbacker the Mechanician in this 1906 Photo?

Archives: George Robertson

Film “A Tribute to Bernd Rosemeyer- Winner of the 1937 Vanderbilt Cup Race”

The great mechanician Tony Scudelari

Jimmy Snyder- One of the Great Chicago Auto Racers

“Babe” Stapp: Driver of the Topping-Miller Special and Maserati V8Ri

Profile: Lewis Strang- Driver of the 1908 Renault Racer

Archives: Joe Tracy

Profile: Louis Wagner- Winner of the 1906 Vanderbilt Cup Race & the First American Grand Prize (1908)



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