Some articles on automobiles, race, automobile race:
1891 Commercial production of automobiles began and was at an early stage ... The first company formed exclusively to build automobiles was Panhard et Levassor in France, which also introduced the first four-cylinder engine ... introduced synchromesh in 1928.) This was to become the standard layout for automobiles for most of the next century ...
... Chapple Winner of the first motorcycle race on the oval, a five-mile race ... Bob Burman Winner of the first feature automobile race on the oval, the 250-mile Prest-O-Lite Trophy race. 2000 Sept 23 Bernd Maylander Winner of the first automobile race on the original road course, a 41.7-mile Porsche Supercup race ...
Famous quotes containing the words race and/or automobile:
“Consider the value to the race of one-half of its members being enabled to throw aside the intolerable bondage of ignorance that has always weighed them down!”
—Bertha Honore Potter Palmer (18491918)
“The westerner, normally, walks to get somewhere that he cannot get in an automobile or on horseback. Hiking for its own sake, for the sheer animal pleasure of good condition and brisk exercise, is not an easy thing for him to comprehend.”
—State of Utah, U.S. public relief program (1935-1943)