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Circuit of the Amateur Endurance Race | Morrie's Heritage Car Connection | MHCC
At the turn of the last century motorized vehicles began to displace horses as the primary means of transportation in Pennsylvania and throughout the nation. In the beginning automobiles and motorcycles were mechanically primitive and the roads made of dirt, which often turned to mud when it rained or snowed. But it was not long before utility turned to entertainment. As the automobile became more popular in the United States and Europe in the early twentieth century, it was inevitable that some form of competition would emerge, just as it had with horses in the previous century.
Cushnie, 61, said. Nor would I consign it to a garage or a museum. It was built to race. Cushnie will do next week. Cushnie, of Sherman, Conn.
American automobile racing has a century-long history of grass-roots invention. Its history begins with the American-European rivalry that characterized early auto racing and progresses to uniquely American forms of racing. Some forms of racing are dominated by big budgets and sophisticated engineering. Others are enjoyed by people of modest means with little formal engineering education.