Grey River Argus/1906/Automobile Grand Prix

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Automobile Grand Prix  (1906) 
An article published in the Grey River Argus on July 2, 1906 reporting after the finish of the first French Grand Prix motor race.
PARIS, July 1

The Automobile Grand Prix De France held over the Sarthe circuit, seven hundred and forty five miles, resulted.—Renault No 1 car, driven by Sisz, did the journey in twelve hours fourteen minutes. Frat No 2 car, driven by Mazzari, twelve hours, forty six minutes, twenty six seconds. Bayard Clement, No 1 car, driven by Clement, twelve hours forty nine minutes forty six seconds. The cars which filled the first and third place are French, the second place Italian.