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The New York to Paris race Thomas Flyer and crew

December 1st is here and it is snowing this morning in Vermont. So this is a perfect time to start showing you some winter scenes with cars and we decided to start with one of the best. In 1908, an American-built 1907 Thomas Flyer won the New York to Paris automobile race. The race took…

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The 1908 New York to Paris Race winning Thomas Flyer

As many of our readers know the 1907 Thomas Flyer shown here, won the grueling 22,000 mile, New York to Paris Race in 1908. The race has been covered many times over the years by the media and it is not our intent to rehash it here. What prompted this post was the discovery (thanks…

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