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1st Car To Go Over 100 MPH In 1915....



Item # 213838

August 8, 1915

DETROIT FREE PRESS, MI August 8, 1915.

* Dario Resta
* Peugeot Automobile
* Breaks 100 MPH Barrier
* 1915 Chicago Speedway
* Original Reporting


This 50+ page newspaper has a three line, one column headline on page 13: "RESTA SETS NEW RECORD AT CHICAGO" with subhead: "Travels 100 Miles at Speed of 102.85 in Peugeot Car--Cooper Is Second in Stutz and Burman Third" which tells of the car race at Chicago Speedway. Other news of the day with several interesting advertisements. Usual browning with minor margin wear.

Category: The 20th Century

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