Tag: 1908 Fairmont Park Motor Race
Two weeks before the 1908 Vanderbilt Cup Race, driver George Robertson won the 200-mile Fairmont Park Motor Race with Irving Morse's 40 HP Locomobile. Robertson was rewarded with $2,500 while Morse (related to the Samuel "Morse Code" Morse) received a 31-pound, 3-foot sterling silver trophy "The Founder's Week Cup". On Sunday, this magnificent
A profile of the first American driver to win the Vanderbilt Cup Race in an American car.