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Old 08-30-2016, 05:13 PM   #1
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....a friend of mine drives his midget on the street......on a trip to Switzerland,while waiting for the ferry,he had a guy talk with him about his car...turns out this guys great uncle was Great Britain's ambassador in Cuba...he loved race cars and took some photos....this guy sent them to my friend.....here are a few,taken,we think in the 1940's
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Old 08-30-2016, 05:16 PM   #2
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...a few more....
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Old 08-31-2016, 04:07 AM   #3
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...love some of these cars...
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Old 08-31-2016, 04:12 AM   #4
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....can't believe there was such a ''racing scene'' in Cuba
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....before I post the last few photos,here is Neil and his car ready to to the Stelvio Pass into Italy.....hope this gives you all a smile...(he even got roped into the Millie Miglia by mistake...)



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Old 08-31-2016, 04:24 AM   #6
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...here are the shots...
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I am interested in learning more about these pictures.
Can you contact me via e-mail?
My address is located on sprintcarhof dot com under museum staff.
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I am interested in learning more about these pictures.
Can you contact me via e-mail?
My address is located on sprintcarhof dot com under museum staff.
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Old 09-26-2016, 06:47 AM   #9
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Can you contact me via e-mail?
My address is located on sprintcarhof dot com under museum staff.
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Tom.....email sent......



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