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
Upcoming automotive events on Long Island including a Motor Parkway presentation by Queens historian Bob Miller.
- Aug 28 Mystery Friday Foto #83:Can You Identify the Original Owner of “The Beast”?
- Aug 27 Chrysler’s Chrysler Chronicle XIII: Completing the Restoration
- Aug 26 AutoExpress.co.uk: “Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance 2014: 10 best cars”
- Aug 25 Mystery Foto #82 Solved: Aerial View of Mitchel Field and Roosevelt Field on September 1, 1948
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