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* Updated * A Breeze Point Match Race – Circa 1910

*Update I * Many thanks to Alan Ballard who has identified this as the Breeze Point track near Philadelphia and not a NYC area track. Thanks to Alan’s information along his photo below seen just below, we may now be able to id the participants. The caption with the photo states: Point Breeze Mile Dirt…

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Joe Tracy and Friends at Empire City 1903

Joe Tracy and his riding mechanic-acrobat, are shown posing for the camera above at the Empire City track in their 1902 Panhard 40 h.p. racer during a 1903 race meet. The dare devil appears to be holding onto the gas cap and a strap or rope to demonstrate early weight transfer tricks to keep the…

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Action at the Empire City Track during 1903

The events at the Empire City track, which was located just north of New York City, were among the earliest of race meets in this country. The photo above shows Charles Wridge-way posing aboard his Peerless racing car. Note the early racing low restriction exhaust, they just took the entire system off including the exhaust manifold…

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