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Long Road to Paris


From the original account of the 1908 race with a forward written by Jeff Mahl (great-grandson of George Schuster), this limited edition book is still available! The 85 pages include details of the winning Thomas Flyer and the epic event, as well as numerous original photographs.

"It shows the American car is on a par with the foreign machine and it marks the beginning of the end, in my opinion of the European supremacy."
- American Automobile Association, 1908

"Original account of the greatest race ever...it's a must" Read the Antique Automobile review in the May/June 2008 issue of the Antique Automobile Club of America member's magazine.

To order
If you would like a copy of The Great Automobile Race - New York to Paris 1908 signed by the author, click here: Request for copy of The Great Automobile Race


**A new companion edition is in the works! Second Time Around will compare Jeff's adventures during the World Race 2011 with those of his great-grandfather George Schuster in the epic Great Automobile Race - New York to Paris 1908.

This exciting new, true story is expected to be available in early 2012!

 

Does Your Organization Need a Speaker?

A live, first person presentation "Bandits, Guns and Automobiles" is available for your organization. Jeff Mahl takes you back to the turn of the last century for this impossible yet true adventure, just as he heard the saga from his great-grandfather George Schuster Sr., driver and winner of the 1908 Great Race. Schuster joined automotive legends including Ford, Andretti, Benz, Ferrari, Olds, and Shelby when he was inducted into the Automotive Hall of Fame on October 12, 2010.

"Highly anticipated evening's program... most interesting presentation ever seen, bar none, and had guests glued to their seats" AACA - National Antique Automobile Club of America 75th Jubilee Anniversary Banquet at the Kentucky Expo Center Louisville, KY.

If you would like more information on a program for your group, or to request additional general information via e-mail click: Request for additional speaker information

A Novel

Inspired by actual events, The Long Road to Paris is a novel by Ed and Janet Howie that describes an adventure unlike any that had taken place since the 1908 Great Race.

Learn more about this incredible novel by exploring more of the World Race 2011 website!


 

 
 

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