Timossi #U1 (1954)

Builder: Timossi

Year of build: 1954


1st Pilot: Castoldi Achille

Period: 1954

Race number: #U1

Engine: Alfa Romeo Daimler-Benz AG601 12000 cc. 1800 HP Moltiplicatore 100/150

Class: Unlimited

On August 18,1954 surpass 260 km/h. in Sarnico.
In preparing to beat the World Record for speed, you slice the drive shaft to the propeller, whose splinters injured leg Castoldi. The attempts were abandoned and motorboating career ended. Some boats were donated to the Science Museum in Milano.

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