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Detroit Auburn – Cord Sales and Service

By the time these photos were taken (we’re guessing it was around 1929 or 1930) the Indiana upstart, Auburn, had already been building quality cars for more than 25 years. Here they have invaded Michigan and these reputable looking gentlemen are hawking their two lines of cars right in the “Big Three’s” backyard, Detroit. Aside…

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The Fred Roe Collection

A Nathan Lazarnick photo, from the Fred Roe Collection, showing us the incomparable Tommy Milton in a Duesenberg 300 c.i. straight eight racing car. The photo was taken on the Sheepshead Bay board track, during non-competitive speed trials during 1919. Fred Roe collection photo courtesy of Racemaker Press.               

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The Tommy Milton Record Car

Tommy Milton was a great driver that raced from 1914 thru to retirement in 1927 after his last Indianapolis 500, a race which he won twice in 1921 and 1923. He started driving for the Duesenbergs in the late teens and by 1919 he had won five of the nine champion-ship events that season. In…

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