Daytona Beach in Volusia County, Florida — The American South (South Atlantic)
Racing on the Beach 1907
Glenn H. Curtiss rides V-8 powered motorcycle
To 136.3 mph record in measured mile
Chicago Daily News headline reads,
On Earth Bullets Are Only Rivals Of Glenn Curtiss
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Roads & Vehicles • Sports.
Location. 29° 13.661′ N, 81° 0.429′ W. Marker is in Daytona Beach, Florida, in Volusia County. Marker can be reached from N Atlantic Avenue, 0.1 miles north of Main Street. : Marker located beachside near Daytona Beach Pier The best way to see this marker is to park in the parking garage on the west side of Atlantic Avenue. Walk over the pedestrian bridge on the second floor, keep walking past the shops and restaurants toward the ocean. The marker is A distance on the right. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1020 N Atlantic Avenue, Daytona Beach FL 32118, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Racing on the Beach 1906 (here, next to this marker); Racing on the Beach 1905 (a few steps from this marker); The Ormond Garage (a few steps from this marker); Racing on the Beach 1910 Racing on the Beach 1911 (within shouting distance of this marker); Ormond's Flying Mile 1904 (within shouting distance of this marker); Racing on the Beach 1912 (within shouting distance of this marker); Racing On The Beach 1904 (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Daytona Beach.
Credits. This page was last revised on October 14, 2020. It was originally submitted on May 23, 2019, by Brandon D Cross of Flagler Beach, Florida. This page has been viewed 109 times since then and 7 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on May 23, 2019, by Brandon D Cross of Flagler Beach, Florida. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.