Monte Carlo, Mille Miglia, Nurburgring .
These are the deadliest curves, filled with the legends of men, machines and immortality.
Join me for a tour of the giants of racing, from 1896 through the 1960's, and their pictures and stories.
Blood, victory, defeat and courage; often in the same race.
Monday, September 17, 2012
Portago, and the reason being.
The legendary Alfonso Antonio Vicente Eduardo Angel Blas Francisco de Borja Cabeza de Vaca y Leighton, Marquis of Portago, best known as Alfonso de Portago. Equestrian, Lover, Royalty, Pilot, Olympic Bobsledder, and most infamously, Race Car Driver. More on Portago, and an explanation of the illustration below, later...