The Dufaux brothers, Charles and Frédéric set out to build a Gordon Bennett Cup-winning racing car in the Swiss town of Geneva. Circumstances beyond their control prevented them fulfilling their [...]


Here you can find an index to help you navigate on the site Drivers Maurice Augières Herbert Austin Cecil Bianchi Hermann Braun Alexander Burton Alessandro Cagno Gustave Caillois Arthur Callan [...]


In addition to the extensive personal archive of Dieter Dressel, and his soon-to-be-published digital library, there were many other resources consulted. Books Carlo Demand – Paul Simsa: [...]


C.G.V. C.G.V. was founded by Fernand Charron, Léonce Girardot and Emile Voigt. All three were successful cyclists turned to racing drivers – and let’s not forget that Charron won the first and [...]

De Dietrich

De Dietrich is one of the oldest manufacturing companies in France. It is located in the Vosges Mountains in North-Eastern France, where, as early as in the 17th century, the rich natural [...]


F.I.A.T. F.I.A.T. (Fabbrica Italiana Automobili Torino – Italian Automobile Factory, Turin) better known as Fiat was set in the Summer of 1899 by Giovanni Agnelli, an ex-cavalry officer together [...]