1912 National Speed Car

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This famous No. 8 National Race Car was the outright winner of the 1912 Indianapolis 500 driven by Joe Dawson. His average speed was a remarkable 78.72 mph. This victory is particularly interesting as this National holds the Indianapolis 500 record for the largest engine to ever win, it is powered by a National four-cylinder with a bore of 5.0-inchs and a stroke of 6.25-inches, given it an overall displacement of 490.8 cubic-inches of just over 8 liters.

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