Posted by: andrewritchie | January 23, 2010

Motor-pacing archive

Jimmy Michael, Welsh pace-follower, prob. 1903/4, Paris

Tommy Hall, English, holder of world record for 1-hour: more than 54 miles!!! Paris, 1904

Jeack, Swiss "stayer", date early 1900s

Bobby Walthour, with pacer Hoffman, about 1903-04

The thrill of motor-pacing - Vel d'Hiver, Paris

Bartlett, U.K., behind his pacer, Passerieu, about 1910?

Leon Vanderstuyft breaking the 2 mile pro. motor-paced cinder track record; Manchester Wheelers sports, Fallowfield, date unknown.

Jose Meiffret, paced by Geoff Duke, in an exhibition race at the Grand Prix at Silverstone, 1952


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