Transport, aviation and fighting vehicles by Andrew Pantele

Bugatti speed railcar ZZY 24408 is one of the first modern high speed trains in the world

Bugatti speed railcar ZZY 24408 from 1934

It was in 1932 that the Bugatti railcar (the Wagon Rapide WR, after the name of the manufacturer) was designed by Ettore Bugatti’s design office.

The railcar is powered by four gasoline engines, 8 cylinders in line of 12,750 cm3, an overhead camshaft, each supplied by two Zenith carburettors: the …

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Reale Avintia Racing riders ready for the Grand Prix of Aragón

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Reale Avintia Racing riders ready for the Grand Prix of Aragón
MotoGP GP of Aragón – MotorLand Aragón

The riders of Team Reale Avintia Racing, Xavier Simeon and Jordi Torres, were not very happy with their qualifying results for the Grand Prix of Aragón on Sunday.

The Belgian rider, who is contesting his second race …

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Torres has a good debut in Aragon

The riders of team Reale Avintia Racing had a good first day at the Grand Prix of Aragón, with Xavier Simeon improving aboard the Ducati GP17 of injured team-mate Tito Rabat and with newcomer Jordi Torres finishing only a little more than a second behind the second-last rider.

Since the weekend has only just begun, both …

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