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.
AUTOMOBILE GRAND PRIX
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.