Aug 11 2016

Starting Lineup: The 6 Cars of the 1909 Massapequa Sweepstakes


The 10 lap, 126.4 mile race had a small but competitive field of six entries: two Chalmers-Detroit “30’s,” one Hudson and three Maxwells.

Starting Lineup
 

#41 Chalmers-Detroit driven by W.R. (Buster) Brown. Finished 5th completing 9 laps.

 

 

  #42 Hudson driven by George Ainslee. Finished 4th completing all 10 laps.

 

 

#43 Chalmers-Detroit driven by Joe Matson. Finished 1st completing all ten laps. Averaged 58.4 mph.

 

 

 #44 Maxwell driven by Arthur See driven by Arthur See. Finished 3rd completing all 10 laps.

 

 

 #45 Maxwell driven by Thomas Costello. Finished 6th completing 1 of 10 laps.

 

 

 

                    

#46 Maxwell driven by Martin Doorley. Finished 2nd completing all 10 laps.

 

 

 

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Archives: Vanderbilt Cup Races Starting Lineups (1904-1936)

 

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Comments

Feb 10 2012 stock car racing 2:56 AM

Thanks for reminding us the history of stock cars and their winners. I also found very different and precious stock cars in your post.

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