Video: This Napier L48 is what it took to break the 100 mph barrier in 1905

https://www.youtube.com/embed/8TtQpyjWNG4?si=IFPYxtZTZXixPnkw

What was the car that broke the 100-mph barrier on American soil in 1905? The Napier L48.

Learn more about the car through this recreation that still retains the original engine.

David S. Wallens
David S. Wallens Editorial Director
2/19/24 10:50 a.m.

Just wanted to add that it was way cool seeing this driving down the road and then up the beach. 

Floating Doc (Forum Supporter)
Floating Doc (Forum Supporter) GRM+ Memberand UltimaDork
2/19/24 5:47 p.m.

Amazing story

David S. Wallens
David S. Wallens Editorial Director
2/20/24 4:15 p.m.

Where’s the roll bar padding? Heck, where’s the roll bar!?

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