On September 10, 1908, the AAA Race Commission announced plans to christen the Motor Parkway with an event called, “The Long Island Motor Parkway Sweepstakes.” Five concurrent…
As a follow-up to the June 3, 2013 Mystery Foto post on the Links Golf Club, more information has surfaced on this club that bordered on the Long Island Motor Parkway in Searingtown.
- Jun 17 Mystery Foto: #20 Solved: Grave’s Garage in Mineola- Headquarters for the 1908 #3 Mercedes
- Jun 15 A Father’s Day Tribute: Willie K. and His Children
- Jun 14 Upcoming Long Island Automotive Events (Updated: June 17, 2013)
- Jun 12 Then & Now: The Old Country Road Turn in Hicksville for the 1909 and 1910 Vanderbilt Cup Races
George Robertson was the first American to win a Vanderbilt Cup Race. He drove "old 16" Locmobile to victory in the 1908 Vanderbilt Cup Race, the first race to be held on the Long Island…
Victor Hemery’s 1905 Vanderbilt Cup Race winning car was one of two Darracqs in a field of 19 machines. At 80 horsepower, the Darracqs had the lowest power of all the European…