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
Mystery Foto #9 B Solved:The 1905 Darracq Team Headquartered at the Hotel Glenwood, Glenwood Landing
As pointed out by Greg 0., Mystery Foto #9 has already been reviewed without a definitive answer back in 2013. We will leave that Mystery Foto open, but will also provide a new challenge this week.
- Feb 28 Book “Ways of the World”: Long Island Motor Parkway Documented as the First Parkway in the World
- Feb 27 “Treasures of the Vanderbilt Cup Races & the Long Island Motor Parkway” This Wednesday in Glen Cove
- Feb 26 Mystery Friday Foto #9: Can You Identify This Old 16 Locomobile Photo?
- Feb 25 Starting Lineup: The 1911 Vanderbilt Cup Race, Savannah, Georgia
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