Rickenbacker Maxwell Engine #23 photograph   Save
Edward V. Rickenbacker Collection
Description: Photograph of a new engine installed in a Rickenbacker Maxwell #23 race car just prior to the 1915 Indianapolis 500 race. Edward Rickenbacker was born on October 8, 1890 in Columbus, Ohio. Between 1909 and 1917, Eddie Rickenbacker was one of the top race car drivers in the country. He was a racer for the Maxwell Motor Company in 1915. Rickenbacker died in Switzerland, July 1973. View on Ohio Memory.
Image ID: AL02925
Subjects: Rickenbacker, Eddie, 1890-1973; Automotive technology; Automobile racing; Automobile racing drivers
Places: Ohio