MotorMarques Team

MotorMarques Team

Monday, 14 June 2010 23:20
Published in Melbourne Desk

The Anzani Bugatti

The Anzani Bugatti Special started life as a Type 35 Bugatti which left the factory in 1925 with chassis number 4450. The car was owned by Glen Kidson and was the first Grand Prix Bugatti to compete in England (Brooklands) where wire wheels were fitted and type 37 brakes as deviation from the factory blade cast aluminium wheels.
Friday, 31 July 2020 08:35
Published in Melbourne Desk

Dacre Stubbs Photo Collection - The First Maybach

Charlie Dean became involved with racing after the wartime. He wanted to build his own racing car and the first thing to do was find a suitable engine. A friend who owned a war surplus wrecking yard had a ‘Demag’ half-track armoured personnel carrier which was powered by a Maybach 6 cylinder 3.8 litre SOHC, cross flow engine.