* 1901 Léonce Girardot race-winner postcard Gordon Bennett Race a racing car driver from the 1890s!



1901 Léonce Girardot the race-winner at the notorious 'Gordon Bennett Race', the same year. He was a well-known racing car driver as far back as the 1890's! Yes, the 1890's!! He became famous outside the racing car world for inventing & patenting a friction clutch for cars.  Sold as seen