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M. Strapp in his homemade car in Downtown Daytona Beach - 1932
1932 - René Stapp, racing driver, and his 1932 land speed record car at Daytona Beach, Florida.
René Stapp was a French racing driver who in 1932 attempted to break the land speed record with one of the most outlandish, and ugliest, cars to ever attempt to do so. The car was built in Paris between 1930 and 1932, then taken to the popular Daytona Beach venue in the United States for an attempt at the land speed record.
1928 Golden Arrow Land Speed Record Car
The beginnings of racing! This car performed a record mile in 38.05 seconds. (1903) | Florida Memory
Darracq Land Speed Record Car
Sir Malcolm Campbell set his first land speed record of 330 miles per hour in his race car, the "Bluebird,” at Daytona Beach in 1935. | Florida Memory
Bonneville where Land speed records where made
Land Speed Racing
History Daytona Beach - Early Land Speed & Stock Car Racing - Page 9 - THE H.A.M.B.
The Sunbeam 1000 HP was the first non-American car to run on Daytona Beach for a land speed record attempt. On 29 March 1927 Henry Segrave drove the car to a new land speed record of 203.79 mph, the first car to reach a speed over 200 mph.
139MPH Steam powered land speed record car
Proud American land speed record car - fvl
Stutz Blackhawk Land Speed Record
MG, Speed Record cars, British Racing Green