After working as a mechanic in the automotive trade, Harroun started aggressive skilled racing in 1906, winning the AAA National Championship in 1910. He was then employed by the Marmon Motor Car Company as chief engineer, charged with constructing a racecar supposed to race at the first Indianapolis 500, which he went on to win. He developed a revolutionary concept which would turn out to be the originator and forefather of the single-seater (i.e. monoposto) racecar design. The daybreak of 2023 is nearly upon us and with the brand new year comes big expectations of new cars of all shapes, sizes and prices for the world to see and, relying on bank stability, even drive.
A typical open-wheeler has a minimal cockpit, adequate only to enclose the motive force’s body, with the pinnacle expose...Read More