An Entertaining & Informative Vintage Automobile Internet Magazine

The Simplex Zip…

After looking at the photo in the previous post, it reminded me that we have not featured a Simplex on here yet. So we may as well start out with the most potent one ever made. The two photos of it with Ralph DePalma, above and George Robertson below, show what the shortened-chassis sprint racer…

  6 Comments      Read More  

Well lit

Solarclipse headlights, over-sized electric sidelights, an accessory electric horn on the passenger side, probably the original bulb horn on the drivers side…I guess they wanted you to know they were coming. Nice looking 1909-11 toy tonneau, but what make? My notes say the photo was taken in Kansas City.

  1 Comment      Read More