V8 Mini Monster - First engine start

Finally got round to firing the engine, lumpy bumpy, but it makes noise and fire.

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Darracq V8 engine - first attempt to start the engine in 97 years
The Darracq V8 world land speed engine has been rebuilt, and the first attempt to fire it up took place in Worcestershire on Saturday 11th March 2006. We did not quite achieve it. Lortim Consultants




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