Category Archives: racing

Bikes, bicycles, pushbikes

It's as easy as riding a bike. These photographs from the collection of the State Library of New South Wales celebrate the timeless joy of the bicycle. Man on a penny-farthing bicycle being chased by his sister (Maggie & Bob … Continue reading

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Old Rally Cars (more)

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Vintage Rally Cars

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Speed Girls: the Bugatti Queen

Hellé Nice was born as Helene Delangle near Chartres as daughter of a postmaster, moved to Paris as teenager, posed for naughty photographs sold to tourists, and soon became one of the most popular and best known dancing acts in … Continue reading

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Indian America’s first motorcycle – The early years of cool innovation

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Jungle Jim Liberman & Jungle Pam Hardy

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Harley Davidson Hog Boys

Beginning in 1920, a team of farm boys, including Ray Weishaar, who became known as the “hog boys,” consistently won races. The group had a live hog as their mascot. Following a win, they would put the hog on their … Continue reading

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