SeasonSeriesEvent
1896City to CityParis – Marseilles – Paris
Driver No.Entrant
Auguste Doriot44Peugeot et Cie.
Scale ManufacturerCollection
1:43Safir
Cat. No.QualityRarity
4

In 1896 the major motor race event was the race from Paris to Marseilles and back. The race was won by Emile Mayade on Panhard-Levassor. PL drivers occupied first three places in the race, while the best position of  its main rival, Peugeot was the 5th place of Auguste Doriot on his 2-seated Phaeton car. The diecast scale model of this car was made by French manufacturer Safir in the late 1960s.